Information Security Manager Ref: Ism/Zr
Progressive It Resourcing
Western Cape, South Africa
2d ago
source : findojobs-za

Accountable for the overall management of Information Security activities within the companyPermanent position based in Cape Town.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum 3 year IT qualification
  • 5-8 years relevant experience within the Security discipline
  • May be required to assist outside of working hours
  • CCSP certified
  • Good working knowledge of ISO 27001 / 2 and NIST and ISF SOGP
  • Good working knowledge of ITIL
  • Good working knowledge of Project Management methodologies (Prince2, PMP or other) Role responsibilities Day to day management of the Security Team, ensuring the team members are clear in their responsibilities and have the requisite tools to achieve success
  • Ensure skills transfer and up-skilling of less technically proficient team members
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships across business, suppliers and IT
  • Succession and retention planning for all staff
  • Contribute to the completion and ongoing maintenance of Information Security Policies, Standards, Procedures and Guidelines
  • Align standards, frameworks and Security with overall business and technology strategy and industry best practice (e.g.
  • NIST, ISF SOGP, ISO 27001 / 2)

  • Assist teams, across IT, in ensuring systems conform to information security requirements
  • Participate in Enterprise Risk Management processes, including the conducting of IT Risk assessments
  • Responsible for Cyber / Information Security Compliance initiatives, such as PCI DSS
  • Responsible for addressing security risks raised by Audit - Both internal and external Audit
  • Maintain Security by monitoring the collective Security environment, identifying gaps, evaluating and implementing enhancements
  • Business Case formulation : - Resources - Infrastructure - Software
  • Contribute to the assessment and selection of applications, solutions and services - Ensuring a balance between business requirements and Information / Cyber Security requirements
  • Contribute to the ongoing improvement of processes and ways of working across BU’s, in relation to Information / Cyber Security
  • Utilize problem solving skills & techniques to drive the resolution of issues / incidents
  • Awareness of global industry trends within the Security discipline Contribute towards a robust annual financial plan alongside the Department Head
  • Contribute towards the development of the capital planning budgets
  • Manage the Information Security aspects of the budget
  • Understand both, the IT and Business strategy, and translate into a one-year Cyber operating plan
  • Proactively identify business impacts and direct the resolution
  • Plan and prioritize projects and workload to deliver to the operating plan
  • Apply
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