Security Assurance Analyst

Job Ref: 50198481
Sector: Cloud and Infrastructure
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 29 January 2019
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK GBR M2 3AW
  • £35,000 - £45,000 per Year
  • Eleanor Carroll
  • 0161 888 2525

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An opportunity has arisen for a Security Assurance Analyst to join a global business, undergoing a large scale transformation which includes a digital programme and a move to cloud. You will be working closely with the Security Assurance Manager on the growth of a new 3rd party security assurance function, building upon existing security assurance processes to ensure 3rd parties are assessed, on-boarded and monitored. This is an exciting role for a Security Assurance Analyst with experience working on a risk-based 3rd party security assurance framework.

The business offices are located in an easily commutable location, with access to public transport links.

About the role:

As the Security Assurance Analyst, you will be conducting security risk, capability and maturity assessments against the businesses 3rd parties. In addition to this, your role will include the following:

  • Tracking in-flight assessments
  • Supporting 3rd party relationships
  • Maintenance of audit and assessment schedules
  • Ensuring processes and procedures are documented and reviewed on a continual basis
  • Influencing continuous improvements across 3rd party security assurance

About you:

As the Security Assurance Analyst, you will have prior experience within a similar position, ideally in a medium or large sized environment. In addition to this, the following experience would be highly beneficial to your application:

  • Working towards CISSP or CISM or CISA or CRISC
  • Exposure to administering SharePoint environments
  • Experience working on 3rd party security assurance
  • Knowledge of information security risk frameworks including: ISO 27001, NIST, PCI, SOC 2
  • IT assurance functions and auditing techniques
  • Experience using Microsoft Flow, Microsoft Forms, Microsoft BI (Ideally)

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.

28/02/2019 12:11:18
GBP 35000 35000