Information Security Assurance Analyst

Posted 14 June by Capita

Becoming an Information Security Assurance Analyst with Capita Life & Pensions:

You will work as part of a team focussing on information security assurance and oversight; supporting the delivery of the Information Security Framework across Capita business units and to external clients. Working with Information Security Managers (ISMs) to support a robust programme of security assurance activity and ensuring that issues are identified, reported, addressed/escalated or accepted as appropriate.

What you will do:

  • Support for ISMs and other key stakeholders - Establishing effective working relationships across Capita to enable completion of assurance activities and providing support to assist ISMs and other key stakeholders in discharging their responsibilities in relation to information security oversight.

  • Assurance activities in line with plan - Completion of proactive assurance activities including: annual policy/procedure reviews, policy embedding activities, security awareness activities, physical site reviews etc.

  • Security standards compliance/certification - Oversight of management and maintenance of compliance/certification with relevant security standards such as ISO 27001, PCI DSS and the UK DPA / GDPR.

  • Policy and contractual compliance reviews - Scoping, completing and documenting reviews in a consistent, complete and timely manner in order to improve understanding of policy compliance across Capita and identify areas in need of improvement.

  • Third party supplier information security due diligence assessments - Working with key stakeholders such as ISMs, Relationship Managers and Commercial/Procurement teams to assess third party information security arrangements to an agreed schedule.

Your experience will include:

  • Experienced in IT and information security.
  • Self-motivated individual with flexible approach to working.
  • Desire to build own information security knowledge.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to explain technical problems to non-technical business stakeholders at all levels.

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Experience of working within a financial services/regulated or outsourced service provision environment.
  • Industry recognised information security or audit qualification.
  • Experience of working to an ISO27001/2 aligned framework.
  • Experience of working to a PCI DSS aligned framework.

About Capita Life, Pensions & Specialist

At Capita Life & Pensions, we work in partnership with over 20 well known UK and international financial services providers to administer life, savings and pensions policies on their behalf. We're able to deliver complex processing while maintaining quality, and provide a wide range of services including underwriting, back office administration, claims management and technical support. We work with a number of notable clients such as Sun Life, Abbeylife and Royal London. You could too, if you join our talented financial services team here.

Life & Pensions are part of Capita Plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers' needs, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday (rising to 27), a car allowance or company car, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential - whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact Sean Addy - for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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