NHS - Information Security Manager

Location Merseyside
Rate £25.70 per hour ( paid umbrella company )
Duration 3 Months
Posted 11/05/2018
Contract Type Contract
Hours Full Time
Start date ASAP
Do you need a DBS? No
Ref #REQ6109

Full Job Details

We are looking for an experienced Information Security Manager for a client in the Merseyside area to lead the Information Governance and Information Security team which is responsible for the delivery of Information Governance (IG) and Information Security (IS) services to the Trust, working with team members in respect of:

  • To be the lead Information Governance and Security specialist in the Trust ensuring that the organisation complies with legislation, national guidance and Standards for Better Health in relation to access and use of all computing applications and initiatives.
  • To be responsible for the strategic development and implementation of Information Governance (IG) and Security (IS) (which includes Secondary Uses and Corporate Records Management) within the Trust, ensuring that effective systems and processes are in place to support the deployment of systems and the modernisation of health services.
  • Work with the Head of IT to design and specify associated standards for information governance arrangements and reporting of these activities

Skills/experience required:

  • Informatics or Information Security qualification to postgraduate level or equivalent or equivalent proven practical experience.
  • Minimum five years’ experience working in information governance / security.
  • Able to apply a range of specialist knowledge and expertise in Information Governance/Security management
  • The ability to identify, interpret and prioritise key information governance/security issues for senior management and Board review and consideration
  • Experience of managing change
  • Excellent IT skills, including keyboard skills and experience of Microsoft Office packages and bespoke databases, preferably including computerised hospital administration systems.
  • Sound experience of writing or implementing NHS security policies and procedures
  • Proven experience of providing specialist advice and guidance with regard to the methodologies and processes that are used for policy implementation.
  • Proven experience of designing and specifying standards for IG based on ISO2700/ISF Standard of Good Practice
  • Significant experience of implementing  and monitoring the IG Toolkit




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