VACANCY: Join TechForce Cyber as a Cyber Security Consultant

Company Overview: TechForce Cyber is an established cybersecurity consultancy in the UK, dedicated to delivering bespoke security solutions. We are committed to safeguarding digital assets and ensuring the integrity of our clients' information systems with advanced security practices.

Job Summary: In the role of a Senior Security Consultant at TechForce Cyber, you will be integral in guiding our clients through the complexities of cybersecurity. Your extensive experience will be key in leading pre-sales consultations, conducting thorough security assessments, and providing expert advice. You will design and implement customised security strategies, and importantly, manage and mentor one other cybersecurity consultant, enhancing the team's overall capabilities. Your role also involves supporting our sales teams by elucidating the technical aspects and benefits of our services to potential clients. The candidate can be based in Edinburgh or Aberdeen with Hybrid working.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead comprehensive cybersecurity assessments and audits to identify vulnerabilities.
  • Support pre-sales consultations, supporting sales teams in understanding client needs and articulating our value propositions.
  • Develop and present bespoke security solutions tailored to client requirements.
  • Advise on implementing cybersecurity frameworks (NIST, ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials) and regulatory standards (GDPR).
  • Design incident response strategies and conduct training for clients and internal teams.
  • Collaborate with technical teams to ensure seamless service delivery.
  • Keep updated on the latest cybersecurity trends and threats to continuously enhance our services.
  • Directly manage and mentor one other cybersecurity consultant, fostering skill development and team synergy.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years of proven experience in cybersecurity consulting.
  • Expertise in cybersecurity frameworks and compliance regulations.
  • Proficient in risk assessment tools, SIEM, and vulnerability management solutions.
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or equivalent.
  • ISO 27001 Lead Implementer or Auditor is desired but not essential.
  • Strong leadership abilities and experience in team management, including direct management of at least one cybersecurity consultant.
  • A strategic thinker with a consultative approach to problem-solving.
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or a related field.

What We Offer:

  • A leadership role in an innovative and supportive company.
  • Competitive salary with performance incentives.
  • Opportunities for professional development and certification.
  • A collaborative work environment that values individual contribution.

This role is tailored for someone who not only excels in cybersecurity but is also adept at leading and nurturing talent within the team, adding significant value to the consultancy's expertise and service offerings.

Commitment to Inclusivity:

At TechForce Cyber, we pride ourselves on being an inclusive employer. We believe that diversity in our workforce is not just a strength, but a critical component of our success. We are dedicated to creating a work environment where everyone, regardless of their background, can thrive and contribute to our mission. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and are committed to providing equal opportunities for all employees. Our inclusive culture empowers every individual to bring their whole selves to work, fostering innovation, creativity, and collaboration.

This is an opportunity to join a diverse and multi-disciplined organisation which is dedicated to both professional and personal development.

Our client is an equal opportunity employer.

Ready to make your mark? Let's reshape the future of cybersecurity together. Apply now and be part of something extraordinary!

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