Junior Security Analyst - Flexible location, UK

Business Unit: Technology

Location: Home Based

Contract Type: Permanent/Full Time

Junior Security Analyst - Flexible location, UK

The Team

Are accountable for GBG’s Information Security, Security Architecture, Security Compliance, Security Awareness, Security Operations and Information Security Risk Management.
 
The Role

Junior Information Security Analyst is a key member of the Information Security Risk and Governance team responsible for the support of GBG’s group wide ISMS and activities.
 
What you will do
 
• Support the delivery of the GBG cyber strategy, services, capabilities and group CISO across GBG.
• Assist the implementation of GBG Information Security services as part of the CISO function.
• Work as directed by the Information Security Governance and Risk Manager to influence and support the continual improvement of GBG’s global ISMS.
• Work as part of GBG’s Information Security Risk and Governance team across a number of security improvement work streams, which support various business units and geographic regions.
• Assist in coordinating and managing third party supplier security review process, scheduling and conducting reviews and audits, and associated risk management activities.
• Support the development of security procedures, processes in order to support service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security services are managed and maintained.
• Works with information security leadership & IT teams to develop plans to enforce security requirements and address identified risks
• Manages relationship with GBG internal and external auditors
 
Skills:
 
• A willingness to learn and develop, with the ability to manage expectations appropriately, building long-term relationships.
• Strong ICT skills including familiarity with Microsoft Office365 product suite (Especially Excel)
• Excellent communication skills and ability to interact with wider audience stakeholders across the globe.
• Open and honest communication, and ability to support team members within the Information Security team.
• Strong organisational skills and good attention to detail.
• Ability to prioritise work tasks in order to achieve objectives, hit milestones and complete project work within expectations.
• A good understanding of Information Technologies, including a focus on information security and cyber security.
• Ambition to stay up-to-date on IT security trends and security standards, and to develop skills and knowledge accordingly.
• An understanding of risk management methodologies.
• Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO27001/2, ITIL, COBIT, PCI-DSS and, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
• Strong analytical skills to understand and interpret information security requirements and relate them to appropriate security controls.
• Experience to External & Internal RFP’s (Good to have)
• Exposure to audits from external sources, i.e. client requests, official bodies such as BSI, regulators (Good to have)
 
Additionally

This role may require travel and working from multiple sites / locations. Willing and able to travel to participate in meetings, workshops, and other related activities (on Ad Hoc basis)
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