Senior Cyber Security Manager

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    IT Security

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  • Salary:

    Negotiable, Car, Pension,

  • Contact:

    Patrick Lobo

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Patrick Lobo

Senior Cyber Security Manager

Location : Newcastle

Salary : Negotiable

Oscar Technology are partnered with one of the world's leading professional service partnerships who provide consultancy services for a global client base. Our client have experienced a period of accelerated growth and with £45bn revenues & 360,000 global employees, they are now seeking a Senior Cyber Security Manager to join their existing Newcastle based team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in helping financial service (FS) clients to improve their cyber security operations and provide them the assurance they need to operate their business successfully and safely.

The Opportunity

The Consulting Service Delivery team is one of our clients fastest growth areas. This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Manager to join an established Cyber Security Business Unit.

In this role you will be providing technical advice on Cyber related topics and insights on latest market trends to FS clients. You will be playing a key role in helping Tier 1 clients to improve their cyber security operations.

Continued expansion means our client are looking for people who will thrive in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy working as part of diverse teams.

Your Key Responsibilities

You will support clients across a range of Cyber issues and challenges, you will enable clients to better manage the broad range of risks in their increasingly complex IT ecosystems. In addition, you will play a key role in supporting the development of new business opportunities.

As a Senior Manager, you will be responsible for supporting and advising clients on these important issues and managing client engagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds by fostering an innovative and inclusive team-orientated work environment. You will actively improve operational efficiency on projects and internal initiatives, in line with an ingrained commitment to quality.

You can expect all the benefits of working for a global Tier 1 consultancy, leading-class learning and development tailored to your unique interests and motivations. You'll be given all the skills, knowledge and opportunities to progress your career with unlimited opportunities for internal advancement.

Client Responsibilities:

  • Lead and deliver client engagements
  • Mobilisation of project teams and design of the processes to be followed
  • Support engagement management activities such as finance tracking, billing, resource management
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel, whilst building strong internal relationships within Consulting and across other services
  • Supporting in client business development activities, including proposal writing and presentations to potential clients
  • Support senior members of the team in go-to-market activities across UK
  • Preparing reports and outputs that will be delivered to clients and other parties

People Responsibilities:

  • Develop people through effectively supervising, coaching, and mentoring staff
  • Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for staff
  • Contribute to people initiatives including recruiting, retaining and training professionals
  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills
  • Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures

Who we are looking for

You will be able to demonstrate project experience and client knowledge gained from professional practise across a number of the following areas of Cyber:

  • Pragmatic approach to identifying and explaining cyber risks within complex transformation initiatives
  • Strong experience in more than one of these Cyber security domains, Risk Management, IAM, Controls, Resilience, and Cloud.
  • Experience in working within agile development environments to embed security successfully into systems prior to product / production release
  • Strong influencing and communications skills at all levels
  • Strong ability to bring new ideas and innovation to deliverables
  • Ability to understand and incorporate multiple points of views and perspectives into successful approach
  • Excellent oral, presentation and facilitation skills
  • Very strong project and change management skills, with high levels of commercial insight and acumen.
  • Ability to prioritize and re-prioritize workloads quickly, managing expectations and delivering exceptional client service.

Ideally, you'll also have

  • Experience advising Financial Services organisations on what good cyber security looks like, based on the cyber security threats and risks they face
  • Awareness of National and International security standards
  • Project management experience - Agile / Prince2 / PMI / MSP
  • Team Leadership / Management experience
  • Security certifications such as CISSP, CISA or CISM

We are passionate about creating a diverse and inclusive workplaces where people feel that they belong and can reach their full potential. We believe our differences are our strengths and are committed to recruiting, developing and retaining a team from a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of race, age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnership.

For more information on this exciting role please contact patrick.lobo@oscar-tech.com or follow the link below to apply.

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