The Assurance Consultant will work with clients to advise them on one or more areas of cybersecurity and information assurance which could include:
Risk Assessment and Management (HMG, ISO27001, etc)
Data Privacy and Protection (including GDPR)
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Cybersecurity Strategy and Governance
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
Security Awareness and Education
An understanding of techniques used to secure information systems as well as the operational processes associated with security systems management are essential.
This is a client facing role where your excellent written and verbal communication skills will be vital to effective stakeholder management. With varied assignments working as part of a team or alone your influence will ensure improved security for our clients.
BSI offers a varied and challenging environment with opportunities to develop and progress within the cybersecurity industry limited only by your ambition.
Ideally you’ll have worked on previous UK HMG related projects and have good people skills, and a technical background.
Do you believe the world deserves excellence?
BSI (British Standards Institution) is the business standards company that equips businesses with the necessary solutions to turn standards of best practice into habits of excellence. Renowned for its marks of excellence including the consumer recognized BSI Kitemark™, BSI’s influence spans multiple sectors including Aerospace, Automotive, Built Environment, Food, Healthcare and ICT. With over 80,000 clients in 172 countries, BSI is an organization whose standards inspire excellence across the globe.
Our customer base includes Government, Critical National Infrastructure, the financial sector, and blue chip multinationals. We can offer an excellent training programme, career progression, and a good starting package, plus the opportunity to work on a wide variety of exciting projects as part of a talented, supportive team.
BSI Cybersecurity & Information Resilience is a leading independent provider of cyber security and information assurance services and a member of key cyber security and information assurance schemes including:
As a growing business we’re always on the look out for top talent located across the UK to join our Assurance team as a Consultant.
To be successful in this role you’ll have experience of working in a dedicated information security related role, and now be looking to take your career to the next level.
Ideally you’ll have worked on previous UK HMG related projects with a strong technical background. You’ll be an effective communicator with the ability to engage and build collaborative relationships with our clients.
Due to the nature of the work you will need to be capable of holding (or already have) UK Government Clearance to SC level.
You should be able to demonstrate your skills and experience in one of the roles defined under the CESG Certified Professional (CCP) scheme at a minimum of practitioner level.
ISO27001 Implementor or Lead Auditor skills and qualifications are desirable as are recognised security qualifications such as CISSP, CISM and CCSK.
What we offer
We offer a highly competitive starting salary, with an attractive utilisation bonus. Benefits we offer include 27 days annual leave, company-paid private medical insurance, a company-contributed pension scheme, and a range of flexible benefits.