We are seeking a highly skilled and knowledgeable ISO 27001 Specialist to join our dynamic team. As an ISO 27001 Specialist, you will be responsible for guiding our clients through the implementation and certification process of ISO 27001, ensuring their compliance with international information security standards. You will play a crucial role in developing and enhancing our clients’ information security management systems (ISMS), providing expert guidance and support.
- Collaborate with clients to understand their business requirements, security objectives, and regulatory obligations.
- Conduct comprehensive risk assessments and gap analyses to identify vulnerabilities and areas of improvement within clients’ information security frameworks.
- Develop, implement, and enhance ISMS in line with ISO 27001 standards, considering clients’ specific needs and industry best practices.
- Define and implement information security policies, procedures, and controls to mitigate identified risks and ensure compliance with ISO 27001 requirements.
- Provide expert guidance on security controls, technologies, and best practices to clients, promoting a culture of information security awareness and compliance.
- Conduct internal audits to assess the effectiveness of security controls and identify opportunities for improvement.
- Lead and facilitate external audits for ISO 27001 certification, ensuring clients successfully achieve and maintain compliance.
- Stay abreast of emerging security threats, vulnerabilities, and regulatory changes, and provide recommendations for adapting clients’ security strategies accordingly.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including IT, legal, and senior management, to integrate security requirements into clients’ business processes, projects, and systems.
- Deliver training and workshops on information security topics, promoting awareness and knowledge among clients’ employees.
- Act as a trusted advisor to clients, building strong relationships and providing ongoing support and guidance.
- ISO Lead Auditor and ISO Lead Implementor certification.
- An information security qualification such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or Certified
- Information Security Auditor (CISA) certification is considered an asset.
- Proven experience in implementing ISO 27001 standards and managing ISMS within complex organizations.
- Strong knowledge of information security principles, frameworks, and best practices.
- Experience conducting risk assessments, gap analysis, and internal/external audits.
- Familiarity with relevant regulatory requirements (e.g., GDPR, PCI DSS).
- Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively convey complex security concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
- Ability to work independently, manage multiple clients and priorities simultaneously, and meet project deadlines.
- Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and staying up to date with the latest security trends and developments.
How to Apply:
If you are a motivated ISO 27001 Specialist with a passion for ensuring information security and compliance, we want to hear from you! We offer a competitive salary package, a supportive work environment, and opportunities for professional growth and development. Please submit your updated CV and a brief cover letter highlighting your relevant experience to email@example.com. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.