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Information Security Manager

Posted 27 February by Carnival Ended

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly capable Information Security Manager to join the IT department at Carnival UK.

The role is based at the impressive Carnival UK Headquarters in Southampton and is paying a competitive salary plus benefits (including car allowance, 10% discretionary bonus, pension, huge discounts on our cruises and more).

Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises & Cunard. We provide unforgettable holiday experiences and operate a winning culture to achieve standout success.

We have big plans for the future and our industry is ripe for innovation. With 3 new ships on the horizon, our business is growing rapidly. As we embrace new technology we have the need to protect our organisation and customers from threats and risk. Be part of the journey and help shape and embed processes & procedures.

The Role

This newly created role reporting to the Senior Manager - Information & Risk, will involve working across all areas of the business to identify and mitigate information risks, and to drive the increased adherence to information security policy, compliance and regulatory requirements.

Key responsibilities

Strategic Leadership

  • Support the development of information security strategy and the implementation of policy requirements across the Carnival brands
  • Act as a point of contact for business, technology and project teams to identify risks, security and compliance requirements and to contribute to the implementation of mitigating solutions.
  • Continually raise awareness of security best practice across all business areas
  • Ensure that risk and compliance exceptions are identified and brought to management attention, with proposals for solutions where relevant
  • Contribute to the continual improvement of security best practise and capability within the Information Security team, and across all technology and business functions.

Cost Management / Cost Control

  • Identify cost effective proposals for security solutions
  • Support development and preparation of tenders
  • Identify consolidation opportunities to help reduce TCO

Customer Responsibilities (Internal & External Customers)

  • Act as a point of contact and subject matter expert on information security and compliance issues across all brands
  • Support and promote the protection of customer’s information the business and to ensure HESS is considered at all times
  • Ensure business controls are in place to protect our customers and our brands
  • Support our teams to ensure secure solutions are delivered and best practises are understood in order to reduce risks and ensure compliance
  • Engage with business and technology projects to ensure security requirements are identified and delivered in solutions



  • Proven experience in an Information Security or IT Audit related field
  • Strong understanding in Information governance and risk management best practices and principles
  • Regulatory compliance requirements: GDPR, PCI DSS, SOX
  • Information Security best practise across key subject matter domains, including:
  • Information security policy and governance framework
  • Risk assessment and risk management
  • Security Incident Management and Response
  • Access and Identity Management
  • Business Continuity
  • Secure Development Best Practise
  • Network and application security controls
  • Maritime cyber security regulations and requirements

· IT Process and procedures:

  • Incident Management
  • Change management
  • Development methodologies
  • Experience working in a large enterprise

Education, Qualifications and Training


  • Degree level in Information Security / Computer Science
  • Industry qualifications: CISSP, CISA, GIAC MSc Information Security or equivalents

About us

One of our core organisational values is that we are 'better together' and that’s why we’re working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture; where difference is respected and valued and where our people can be themselves. Inclusivity is at the heart of our everything we do so we welcome applications from everyone. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises & Cunard. We provide unforgettable holiday experiences and operate a winning culture to achieve standout success.

Our Cunard ships have been defining sophisticated ocean travel for over 175 years. Our ships have always been The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the World. We continue our legacy of luxury ocean travel with our flagship Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth, with Queen Mary 2 providing the only regularly scheduled transatlantic service between Southampton and New York. In 2022 our fourth Queen will join our Cunard fleet.

P&O Cruises has a proud and long tradition, with seven ships including our flagship Britannia which joined our fleet in March 2015. Our new ship, the largest in the UK market, will join the fleet in 2020, meaning we can offer more experiences tailored to British tastes - combining genuine service, a sense of occasion and attention to detail, ensuring passengers have the holiday of a lifetime, every time.

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why extraordinary, passionate people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun. Join us on our journey, apply now.

Required skills

  • Information Security
  • Security Management

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