Information Security Lead – Healthcare – London/Flexible

  • Permanent
  • London

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Information Security Lead – Healthcare – London/Flexible

Information Security Lead required for a rapidly expanding Healthcare business based in Central London, where you will play a key role in planning, achieving and ensuring ongoing compliance against agreed information security and cyber security standards for the organisation, particularly around ISO27001. The role will be initially remote, with a long-term view of a couple of days in the office in Central London (Holborn).

The ideal candidate will have proven experience within Info Sec compliance, particularly around ISO27001, and preferably within a healthcare environment.

Key Responsibilities of the role

  • Liaise with internal colleagues to develop a plan to identify, design and implement the required infrastructure, processed and controls to comply with and gain certification to the Cyber Essential Plus cyber security standard.
  • Act as project lead for the implementation of Cyber Essentials Plus & ISO27001, ensuring an integrated approach to both standards.
  • Develop and maintain a register of information security risks.
  • Support the development of information security and cyber security policies and ensure compliance against these.
  • Provide guidance on contractual obligations for suppliers in relation to information security and cyber security.

Key Skills required for the role

  • Proven experience in an information security role, compliance/governance, preferably gained in an healthcare/NHS/private healthcare setting.
  • Experience of implementing Cyber Essentials Plus
  • Experience of implementing ISO27001.
  • Experience with the implementation of ISO27001 compliant information security management systems.
  • Demonstrable experience of info sec risk analysis and risk management.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills.
  • Solid project management ability.


The salary for this position is between £65,000 – £75,000 per annum, depending on experience, plus excellent benefits. The role will be mainly remote to begin with, however there is a longer view to be based a couple of days in the office in Central London.

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Information Security Lead – Healthcare – London/Remote

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