Information Assurance Manager - HQ Information Department (54/09)


Salary: £36,018 - £38,721, Location: Durham

Salary: £36,018 - £38,721
Location: Durham

A casual car user allowance is also payable.


Durham Constabulary polices the area of County Durham and Darlington and our philosophy ‘Aiming for Excellence' underpins how we deliver our policing services and drive the performance of all our staff towards excellence in service delivery.


You will be responsible for the day to day supervision of the Force Vetting Co-ordinator and internal Vetting Staff.  You will also be required to identify, develop and implement protective security policies, procedures and systems which contribute to the Force's activities by ensuring they are performed in a secure manner that minimises the risk of compromise.  To instigate measures to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of Force Information Assets.  To assist in driving forward the Force Information Security Strategy.


The successful candidate should ideally posses an HND in a relevant subject or an approved equivalent, e.g. IT Security or Information Security also at least 2 years supervisory experience, 3 years relevant professional experience e.g. Management and Practice of Information Security, ideally within a large organization and 1 years admin experience including report writing.  Enhanced keyboard skills e.g. use of spreadsheets, inputting into database systems etc where accuracy is essential but speed is not a key demand would also be expected.


Durham Constabulary boasts a generous annual leave entitlement, a flexible approach to work/life balance issues, and also a competitive pension plan. Employees can enjoy the use of a range of sporting and social facilities, including swimming pool and squash courts at our Headquarters site.


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Closing date: 13th March 2009



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