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Cyber Security Manager (IT)

To help us complete exciting and innovative projects and day-to-day to activities, we are looking for a Cyber Security Manager to lead our response to cyber threats against all Information Technologies (IT)

As our region flourishes it is our priority to support our economy, customers and communities; driving sustainable growth and building resilience across our services. We recently announced plans to invest £6.5 billion to protect our regions water supplies over the coming years.

Our IS team is currently undergoing a transformation which will enhance the services it delivers and ensure they are best positioned to play a proactive and value orientated role across our business.

Our goal is to exceed customer expectations whilst embracing new technology to drive digital transformation; better connecting our customers, people, assets and information.

As part of this transformation we are recruiting for a number of new and exciting roles within our IS team.

What will you be doing?

To help us complete exciting and innovative projects and day-to-day to activities, we are looking for a Cyber Security Manager to lead our response to cyber threats against all Information Technologies (IT) Overseeing threats within our assets managed by our IS teams, our “grey IT” and delivery partner’s assets, you’ll act as a visible Subject Matter Expert across our organisation.

Working with senior leaders to define and mould our cyber security strategy, you’ll play a key role in influencing investment and implementation of cyber technologies and processes through the provision of excellent technical consultancy, advice and leadership.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Clearly communicate a transparent and inspirational vision and strategy for IT security driving standards to keep us at the forefront of our industry.
  • Create and promote an IT technology risk management methodology that is understood and appreciated across the business.
  • Communicate the degree of risk exposure that exists to senior managers and influence the delivery of mitigation projects.
  • Create, sponsor and promote programmes of work to address existing and future IT cyber security vulnerabilities.
  • Implement IT security plans by embracing new technologies and work processes which compliment strategy and future plans.

What do you need?

As our next Cyber Security Manager, we are looking for you to have in-depth experience of managing IT systems in a complex organisation. 

Holding a Cyber security qualification, you’ll easily develop strong relationships with key stakeholders by being viewed as a competent leader who works with integrity at the core of all activities.

With the ability to take complex technical issues and translate them into an understandable format for non- technically minded individuals, you’ll have a track record of delivering success and developing a team and individuals by displaying strong core values.

If you are interested in this exciting and critical Cyber Security Manager role, please apply today!

What benefits do we offer?

Being a successful water company doesn't come easy! Our people are important to us and we want to make sure that we reward and recognise all of the great work that they do. Some of our benefits include:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Private health care
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • 26 days annual leave rising with length of service
  • Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing
  • Flexible working (dependent on your role)
  • Plus lots more!

We are passionate and committed to the learning and development of our people making sure they have the right skills and knowledge to be successful and to help achieve their potential. We also take Health and Safety very seriously in everything that we do.

If you are offered a job with us, you’ll be subject to the relevant/standard employment checks, including: your right to work in the UK, reference, driving licence and identity check. Depending on your role, you may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Due to the nature of this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work from home on occasion. There is also the ability to work from one of our other offices / sites on occasion.

Interview date: Early- Mid April 2019

Job Details

Job Title:
Cyber Security Manager (IT)

Job Type:
Full Time

£50,000 - £60,000

East Midlands, East of England

Closing Date:
25 March 2019

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