Information Security Manager

Salary & Benefits
Employment Type
Full Time, Fixed Term Contract - 12 Months
Report to Position
Senior Manager, R & D and HR Business Systems, EMEA ICT
EMEA Knowledge Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Business Area
Application Deadline
30 November 2018

Full Job Description

Your new role

As the Information Security Manager, you will be responsible for establishing and maintaining Information Security policies, standards, procedures, information security management system (ISMS) and tools in accordance with ISO 27001 and other Information Security frameworks to ensure compliance with UK and EMEA Data Protection legislation and to achieve the organisational aim of obtaining ISO 27001 certification.


You will also act as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Information Security Matters and provide a view on Information Security risks and deliver mitigation plans to assure Information Security and compliance across ICT and business operations.


What are we looking for?

You will hold a certification as a Certified Information System Manager (CISM) and ideally an ISO 27001:2013 Leader Implementer certification. Any further certifications in auditing or ISO would be advantageous.


You should have a proven background in an Information Security, IT Governance, Risk and Compliance based role including some or all of the following:

  • Experience of information security management and/or security awareness.

  • Experience of implementing, managing and maintaining compliance with ISO 27001: 2013 and other information security industry standards and best practices. 

  • Experience of developing, implementing, managing and maintaining Information Security policies, controls, standards, guidance, processes & procedures and auditing compliance.

  • Experience in implementing and managing effective ISMS tools and solutions to address Data Encryption, Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and Data Privacy concerns.

  • Practical experience of managing compliance, privacy or security incidents and breaches.

  • Experience of project managing Information Security, Data Protection & Compliance initiatives.


What we offer in return

Eisai offers a competitive salary and excellent wider benefits package.


You will also be based from our excellent Knowledge Centre facility, which provides a great, collaborative working environment coupled with a campus feel including facilities such as restaurant, coffee shop and dry cleaning services.


What you need to do next

If you are interested in this position, please click the ‘click here to apply’ at the bottom or top of this advert. On submitting an application please include a copy of your CV for review. On applying, you will be asked for your current salary / package details, your notice period and your current location - applications without this information may not be considered.


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We aim to respond to all successful applications as soon as possible. However please note unfortunately due to the volume of applications received we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applications.