Accenture Security Compliance Specialist in GBR, United Kingdom

Title: Security Compliance Specialist Location: United Kingdom-United Kingdom Job Number: 00513644

Role: Security Compliance Specialist

Location: Warwick

Travel: Travel and work on client sites when required

Salary: From £29,920

Reference: 00513644

Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

Join Accenture Operations and you will become part of the largest and most diverse group of business operations specialists in the world. You will be part of a team which provides business process excellence, implements leading cloud technology and builds and transforms client infrastructure services.

We are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients’ business operations! We provide technology-enabled business process services to deliver business outcomes and are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients’ business operations.

What responsibilities will you have?

The Security Compliance Specialist is part of the North Europe Delivery Centre with team members located in the UK, Germany, India and the Czech Republic. The primary focus of the role is to provide overall governance of the ISMS (Information Security Management System) framework ensuring the successful remediation of assets vulnerabilities according to the company targets and policies. You will also lead and facilitate the preparation for internal and external audits to include control testing for ISO 27001, SOC1 (SAS70), GAP analysis, vulnerability assessment and threat management.

A professional image will always be required with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely whilst demonstrating expert knowledge of the company security policies and controls.

This role is based from a multi-client delivery centre, however, there may be times when you are required to travel and work on client sites when required.

  • Deliver Information Governance, Risk and Compliance Management projects including:

  • Compliance readiness (ISO27001, ITIL, COBIT, PCI, etc)

  • Conduct Risk assessment and treatment

  • Develop security policies, processes, procedures

  • Conduct audits & assessments

  • Map controls and compliance requirements

  • Implementation of GRC (Governance Risk Compliance) platforms

  • Vulnerability assessment and Threat management

  • Deliver medium sized Information Security, Information Risk Management projects independently

  • Responsible for assessments, gap analysis (against standards and benchmarks), risk mitigation strategy development and implementation on IT assets

  • Ability to oversee and enforce security controls to ensure client account information security compliance and assurance

  • Understanding client’s business environment and proposing “fit for purpose” information security solutions

Qualifications:

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Experience in policy, procedure and/or standards administration and management

  • CISA, MCSE, CCNA and/or ITIL certification

  • ISO 27001 Information Security Management System Auditor certification and/or ISO17799 Information Security Management System Implementation training

  • Security awareness experience

  • Training development and delivery experience

  • Managed security service product development and delivery experience

  • Proven process orientation

  • Ability to estimate and complete detailed work plans for area

  • Experience from datacenter operations, preparations of client for certification audit and understanding of SDLC, Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery, Risk Management and ITIL would be desirable but not essential

What’s in it for you?

All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

What are the next steps?

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About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com at http://www.accenture.com/ .

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 30/11/2017

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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