Incident Response Manager

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Incident Response Manager

Looking for an Incident Response Manager for a permanent position based in Manchester. Our client, a leading Brand name, is currently looking to expand their Information Security team - with board level investment it's a great time to join the team! The ideal candidate will come from a technical background, with a proven skill set in the creation of Remediation plans, technical IR, GPG13, ITIL and also ISO 27035.

Job Description

Incident Response Manager / SME
£50,000 - £70,000
I have a very exciting opportunity, working with an extremely well known UK brand for an Incident Response Manager.
The Information Security Incident Manager role will be a Subject Matter Expert in Incident Management and be responsible for responding to Information Security incidents while working in a multiple-team environment
As the Information Security Incident Manager, you will coordinate a response to actual or suspected breaches in relation to the confidentiality, integrity or availability of information assets and manage major incident management and security investigations across varying business units.
Although this role holds no direct reports, you will be expected to constantly liaise with SOC / Security Analysts and various Threat Intelligence specialise to plan incident response plans and actions as well as trying to stay ahead of the latest threats.
To focus on key responsibilities:
" Work closely with and report to the Head of Security Operations
" Protect the systems from external and internal attack/compromise preserving the confidentiality, integrity and availability of business data
" Be a high value member of the Information Security Operations team, contributing to short and long term decisions on Business strategy
" Coordinate a response to actual or suspected breaches in relation to the confidentiality, integrity or availability of information assets
" Responsible for major incident management and security investigations across business units
" Liaison with appropriate internal and external stakeholders in relation to threat intelligence and security incidents
" Manage information security activities to address emerging, existing and evolving threats and vulnerabilities appropriately
" Keep abreast of the latest news, threats and vulnerabilities within the Information Security industry

Skills and Experience
" Knowledge of Information Security best practices including ISO27000 series and PCI-DSS. Knowledge and exposure of ISO 27035 will be highly beneficial
" Knowledge of ITIL and GPG13 will also be expected
" Technical / hands on background perhaps from a previous SOC / Security Analysis role but with proven dedication and working experience in Incident Response
" Preferably postgraduate degree level education, CISSP/CISM/SANS certified or other relevant Information Security qualifications
" Proven real-world understanding of Incident Response, Remediation, changing security threats and mitigations
This is a very exciting time to join our clients business with a reputable brand and fantastic working environment with free parking and easy access by public transport.

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Key Consultant

Holly Foxcroft

Holly Foxcroft-Boyd profile

I work in the cyber security sector focussing on all divisions of incident response.

Jonelle Odairi-Foxe