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IT Security Manager, Manchester

North West

Full-Time (permanent)


Executive Recruit have another IT Security Manager job vacancy for a Manchester based client – handled by our North West office.

An exciting, permanent role, taking responsibility for IT security at a public sector organisation in the North West.

Our public sector clients employ a large number of staff and hold and process information for high volumes of individuals and organisations.
Information Technology provides the backbone for our public sector clients’ entire operations and they therefore invest significantly in their IT team, led by their IT Director. This role is for an IT Security Manager to sit within the overall IT team and take responsibility for all aspects of information security across our clients’ organisation.
You will ensure that all security measures meet regulatory standards and are in line with our clients’overall organisation objectives. Taking the lead with IT security risk and quality audits, you will define, develop, deploy, manage and evaluate all their operational systems from a security perspective.

Our clients specify that candidates must have a formal security qualification such as CISM, CISSP and be educated to at least MSc in IT Security or a similar discipline. You will need to demonstrate successful team leadership, the necessary skills in compiling procedural documentation and policies, effective issue management, escalation and crisis management, and a thorough knowledge of best practice. Technical experience in security tools including NMAP, Nikto and Kismet is essential.
A permanent role based in the Manchester area, the salary offered is £75k depending on experience and this is an exciting role offering an attractive working culture and excellent career progression prospects.

To apply you must be legally entitled to work in the UK. Candidates currently registered with Executive Recruit will automatically be considered.


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