Security Assurance Manager

Portsmouth, GB, PO6 3EN

Job Title:        Security Assurance Manager
Location:        Flexible, UK + Hybrid Working Arrangements 
Compensation:    Attractive Salary + Benefits
Role Type:        Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:        SF55833


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Security Assurance Manager.


The role
As a Security Assurance Manager, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will be responsible for coordinating assurance and managing accreditation activities across Babcock.


Day to day, you’ll advise and direct information asset owners on the management of their information assets and their appropriate use of IT services to support business delivery. 

  • Conduct technical risk assessments against information management strategies 
  • To inaugurate and attend Security Working Groups with Information Asset Owners
  • Coordinate responses, and gather evidence of compliance against contractual and statutory requirements related to the management of information, to be presented to various assessing bodies
  • Liaise with external parties to ensure their expectations for information asset management are understood and achieved. 


This is a full-time role with 37.5 hours per week with hybrid working from home arrangements. There is a requirement to work across a range of Babcock sites including Bristol, Portsmouth or Plymouth.


Essential experience of the Security Assurance Manager:

  • Experience working in an assurance or related role.
  • Practical understanding of Data Protection and Trade Controls legislation.
  • Ability to understand and interpret security policies and standards.
  • Experience of working with MoD UK particularly with MoD standards and best practice publications, is highly desirable.


Qualifications for the Security Assurance Manager:

  • Desirable but not essential; certifications CISSP/CISM or other Security/IA qualifications.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS/SC security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing date:    20/02/2024



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Tags: CISM CISSP Clearance Compliance Risk assessment Security Clearance

Perks/benefits: Flex hours Team events

Region: Europe
Country: United Kingdom
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Category: Leadership Jobs

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