Security Assurance Consultant

Contract Full Time

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Security Assurance Consultant – Remote – 6-month contract – Inside IR35 – £600/£650 a day.

Start date Flexible – Long-term project – Extensions highly likely.

A central government client Is looking to build out its current Security Assurance function and is keen to speak with an experienced Security assurance consultant to help provide additional and ongoing supplier security assurance compliance of its suppliers.

You will be working with a range of internal and external stakeholders to set & communicate minimum security requirements, monitor supplier compliance against them, and encourage continuous improvement of security assurance for suppliers.

Ideally, you will have held a similar position within a central government department – and will be familiar with HMG policies and standards.

Holding current SC clearance will be advantageous, but not essential for this role. (must be minimum SC clearable)

Holding at least one of the following qualifications will be essential:

ISO27001 lead auditor

What will you be responsible for day to day?

Conducting gap analysis to identify the scope of the Supplier Security Assurance function
Designing, developing, and implementing an overarching assurance approach, framework, and processes to establish supplier security assurance.
Development of proportionate supplier security metrics, including KPI's and SLA's
Monitor on-going compliance of suppliers within set schedules depending on the risk profile of the supplier.
Work closely with the relevant business owners, legal, commercials/procurement and service management to progress supplier assurance activities.
Work with suppliers to identify and remediate risks as required.

If this role is of interest – please apply with the latest CV for immediate review.

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