External Assurance Manager

Location United Kingdom
Contact name: Ollie Allen

Contact email: ollie@excelerate.co.uk
Job ref: 6628
Published: 20 days ago
External Assurance Manager - UK

Are you a External Assurance Manager looking for a new opportunity?

Role: External Assurance Manager
Type: Permanent
Locations: London
Salary: Contact to Discuss

Our client is a specialist risk consultancy that helps to create secure, compliant and resilient organisations in an age of ever changing risk. They work across technologies, geographies and disciplines. Everything that they do is based on their belief that taking risks is essential to their clients’ success.

Responsibilities for a External Assurance Manager include (but are not limited to):

-Provide accurate, valid, and appropriate responses to externally initiated security and data protection queries, questionnaires, or requests for information (RFI) / requests for proposals (RFP).
-Manage client-requested security reviews (on-site or virtual) including explanation of controls within the environment, presentation of evidence, planning and co-ordination of pre and post audit activities.
-Produce high quality reports which articulate the risks associated with third parties and provide subject matter expertise guidance to support the next steps.

Skills required for a External Assurance Manager include (but are not limited to):

-Good knowledge of all domains within security e.g., security management (cyber and physical), cloud, GDPR / data protection, etc.
-Have a recognised security certification such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor, or equivalent experience.
-Demonstrable experience in client facing aspect – as an assessor or as the assessed, consulting, account management, responding to security / operational / process questionnaires, bids, proposals, etc

If this opportunity sounds of interest to you, please get in contact with Ollie to discuss further!