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ICT Security Officer

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: IT & Information Security
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Role: ICT Security Officer

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Capita are working in partnership with a London council to make sure their information security operational and compliance work is supported.

The ICT Security Officer will monitor of system activity, user activity and regular audits of security; Provide advice and guidance on all aspects of Information Security, ensuring that policies are correctly interpreted throughout the organisation


  • Deliver corporate objectives through work in ICT.
  • Work with key stakeholders, residents and service users in improving service quality.
  • Ensure services are integrated at the point of delivery and to identify new opportunities for business efficiencies.
  • Participate in the Council's emergency planning and responses to emergency situations.
  • Maintain the publication of the corporate Information Security Policies, procedures and guidance documents.
  • Support the activities of the Information Management Framework Board (IMFB) and the Governance processes.
  • Manage the service desk requests to Information Security.
  • Support the Council in developing, managing, maintaining and reviewing good information management and data handling practices across the Council to ensure compliance.
  • Draft policies, procedures and guidance documents for review and approval and provide assistance to departmental managers in developing specific procedures.
  • Support compliance activities such as PEN tests, Audits, mandatory upgrades to systems and related items.
  • Design and deliver training and awareness in Information Security.


  • 2 years' working experience within ICT Security.
  • Working knowledge of risk assessment, change management, Information governance, project management, development and deployment methodologies.
  • Working knowledge of ICT including operating systems, networking protocols, cloud based solutions, and desktop applications.
  • Extensive level of knowledge of assurance mechanisms and frameworks such as ISO 27001 and other information security best practice.
  • Demonstrate practical application of the Data Protection Act, Human Rights & Computer Misuse Acts and other relevant legislation as well as investigation skills including evidence gathering and storage up to PACE standards.
  • Evidence of further formal study (desirable)

Capita IT Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Capita IT Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

Transfer of information overseas

Your information may be shared with subsidiaries of Capita plc who are involved in carrying out functions related to the services administration including such subsidiaries which are outside the EEA in countries which do not have similar protections in place regarding the information and its use. We shall ensure that any such subsidiary has put in place proper security measures to ensure at least the same level of protection of the personal data as is required under UK data protection legislation.

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