Head of Cyber Security - Manchester

Summary

Job Ref: 
00022888
Job Type: 
Contract
Rate: 
£750 - £900 per day
Location: 
Manchester
Consultant Name: 
Kunjal Tanna
Contact Email: 
Kunjal.Tanna.49152.1467@esyn.aplitrak.com
Contact Number: 
020 7444 4080
Skills: 

Cyber Security

Description

Opportunity for Head of Cyber Secuirity to build out a best in class Security Operations Centre in Manchester.

This is an exciting 12 month contract to build a critical Cyber Security Operations Centre within the Public Sector. You will be responsible from cradle to grave;

* Hire & develop the team of up to 35 professionals to provide secure systems access across the board
* Design the architecture for the Cyber Security Operations Centre
* Create & implement processes to handle cyber attacks efficiently
* Monitor cyber attacks & limit the risk exposure

As you will be invovled from the initial phase of building out the Cyber Security Operations Centre, you will need to have the ability to give strategic input to the build phase. You should also be adept at negotiating with senior stakeholders & 3rd party service providers. You must have proven experience of influencing key decision makers.

In your current role, you should be running a large scale Security Operations Centre and must also be managing teams of 20+ headcount.

You should have a strong background in Information Security/Cyber Security at an enterprise level & must have CISSP qualifications. (CISM, CISA, CAP, GIAC SSCP will also be considered)

Preference will be given to candidate with previous experience in the Public Sector and with valid SC Security Clearance.

This is a fantastic opportunity to make your mark by building out a large scale Cyber Security operation. You will work in an environment where funding for technological advancements is a key business priority.

While this role is predominantly based in Manchester, occasional travel to London will be required to meet with & share best practise with other government agencies.

If you are looking for a heavy hitting Interim role where your impact will make immediate cost saving, send your CV to Kunjal Tanna at eSynergy Solutions immediately.

E-Synergy Solutions Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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