Information Security Consultant (6 month contract - Inside IR35)
Information Security Consultant | Contract (Inside IR35) | Dunstable
We have an exciting opportunity for an Information Security Consultant within our IT Team based in Dunstable.
The purpose of this role is to ensure the security of information and systems across a business or technical portfolio, you’ll also be supporting the business in understanding and implementing effective Information Security controls and effective risk and compliance management within business risk appetite.
What continues to set us apart are our excellent products and people. In Premier Inn, we have the UK’s favourite budget hotel chain, currently outperforming the market and ambitious for more as we execute our plans in both the UK and Germany. We have much loved brands such as Beefeater, Brewers Fayre, Bar + Block alongside exciting up and coming propositions such as Cookhouse & Pub.
We remain true to our values and put our people at the centre of everything we do. Throughout this crisis we a proud to have supported our nations Key Workers by providing accommodation throughout the pandemic.
What you will be doing:
The role supports the Information Security and Information Systems communities, managing Information Security within UK & Ireland, requiring close relationships to be built with business stakeholders and external 3rd Party service providers or vendors.
Reviewing projects to ensure that Information Security policies and controls are applied, new risks are addressed and security architecture is appropriate.
Ensuring that appropriate testing is undertaken to validate the effectiveness of Information security controls.
Managing delivery of Security Improvement Projects so that expected outcomes are delivered.
Contributing to the effective management of and resolution of Information Security incidents or data breaches
What we are looking for:
Someone who is an Information Security subject matter expert
Understanding of software development lifecycle and project management techniques, applying Information Security principals as appropriate
Experience of working within an ISMS or PCI or ISO27001 control environment or similar
Understands business strategy, processes and priorities and is aware of Information Security implications
Demonstrable experience in project Information Security management, and business continuity/disaster planning
Educated to degree level in relevant subject or equivalent experience
Achieved CISM, CISSP, CISA, ITIL or ISO certificate
Awareness of strengths and weaknesses of ISO 270001 and PCI controls and processes
Whitbread is an inclusive employer. We believe that everyone is unique and there should be no barriers to entry and no limits to ambition. We welcome your application whatever your background or situation. Under-represented groups such as women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities & members of the LGBTQ+ community (those who identify as gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, trans sexual, non binary or use another term), are strongly encouraged to build a career with us. We are open to part-time and flexible working and, where possible, will try to support this.