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Senior Information Security Specialist

Senior Information Security Specialist

Senior Information Security Specialist


Salary: circa £70k

York, North Yorkshire

Hybrid – mostly in office working

Logic Recruiting are looking to recruit on behalf of our client. We want to engage with an information security specialist to work for an established Yorkshire FMCG company.

The role covers Security, Risk and Compliance, Cyber Defence and assisting their Managed Service Security Provider to an extent on operational cybersecurity.

The ideal candidate will be a security professional with a demonstrable background in the GRC space, a practical understanding of some of the core security frameworks (NIST, Cyber Essentials +, ISO27001), and a level of understanding of core security analysis tools (SIEM, IAM/PAM, Firewalls, EDR, Vulnerability scanning tools etc).

Skills required

  • strong information security (audit, governance, risk and compliance) background
  • Experience working with 3rd party suppliers and MSSPs on the enhancement of organisational security
  • technical cyber experience (utilisation of SIEM/Vulnerability/IAM tools)
  • Excellent communication skills alongside a proactive and business solution-focused mindset
  • Thorough understanding of, and practical application experience of, commonplace security, risk and compliance frameworks (NIST, ISO27001, CE+)
  • Experience of working cross-functionally across IT, Transformation, GRC, audit and security operations teams
  • Experience providing security advice over a variety of projects
  • Strong Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) knowledge, understanding and skillset


  • Assisting with the implementation and enhancement of the security strategy
  • Working with all areas of the business and building relationships with colleagues to gain a better understanding of wider business functions, their security requirements
  • Assisting with ensuring adherence to ISO27001 and other standards such as NIST and Cyber Essentials + where suitable
  • Assisting with security initiatives and implementations
  • Working alongside the Managed Service Security Provider, assisting with security operations where required, but mostly acting as the liaison between the MSSP and the business
  • Providing informed advice on security initiatives set out by the Group Head of Cyber Security
  • Overseeing the remediation of vulnerabilities raised by MSSP penetration tests, producing supporting documentation (risk ratings and updating risk register)
  • 3rd party and internal risk management
  • Maintaining a contemporary knowledge of current threats and cyber trends
  • Assisting in the identification and support of 3rd party compliance requirements

Please get in touch with us at Logic Recruiting for more information and send your cv to:

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Job Overview

Posted date :
2 July 2024
Company Name:
via Logic
Vacancy :
Senior Information Security Specialist
Job nature :
Salary :
Circa 70k
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