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Cyber Security Manager - Tier 1 Trading & Commodities

Cyber Security Manager - Tier 1 Trading & Commodities

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Risk and Compliance

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  • Salary:

    £90000 - £110000 per annum

  • Contact:

    George Purkiss

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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1st Executive are mandated with a global commodities trading client - specifically looking for someone to manage the level of cyber risk exposure, minimise the impact of security incidents by maintaining an effective response capability, collaborate and ensure compliance with security policies and directives, support and enable secure business and IT-led change and lead the security team in London. Duties include managing a small team of 4 and the following;

Risk Management

  • Maintain awareness of threat actor tools, techniques and procedures (TTP's)
  • Regularly assess the risk of cyber-attacks by leveraging industry frameworks (e.g. Mitre ATT&CK) and 'Adversary Simulation/ Red Team' assessments
  • Maintain the Risk Register and Risk Treatment Plan
  • Collaborate with Subject Matter Experts to research, develop and implement risk-mitigation strategies (people, process and technology) to counter current and emerging threats
  • Perform architecture reviews, risk and vulnerability assessments on systems, applications, third party and cloud hosted services

Incident Response

  • Maintain an effective incident response capability comprising a Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service, incident response plan and procedures
  • Maintain and enforce the company's security policies, directives and standards
  • On a risk based and practicable basis, implement mechanisms to measure compliance (and address non-compliance) with security controls
  • Coordinate and/ or perform periodic user access reviews
  • Define and report cybersecurity key performance indicators on a monthly basis

Programme Management

  • Manage a continual improvement programme that reduces cyber risk, increases effectiveness and efficiency. Leverage tools such as Kanban to manage tasks