Information Security Adviser

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Salary: £29,636 to £38,813 per annum (Career grade progression)

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Information Management Service, Block 4a, Shire Hall, Westgate Street, Gloucester - GL1 2TG 

Closing date:05 June 2020 at midnight 

Are you passionate about information security?

An opportunity has arisen for an Information Security Adviser to work in the Council’s Information Management Service.

The successful post holder will work under the direction of the Senior Information Security Adviser to implement the council’s strategic information risk framework and cyber resilience disaster recovery plan, maintaining and managing a council-wide strategy for the delivery of information security policy and good practice.

The post requires excellent organisational and time management skills, and the successful candidate will also need the ability to manage a diverse and varied workload whilst meeting internal and external deadlines.

Please be aware interviews may take place via telephone or video conference if necessary.

For further information please contact Kirsty Benzie, Assistant Head of IMS, 01452 324261 or email or Paul Williams, Senior Information Security Adviser, 01452 324260 or email

Interview Date - Tuesday 30th June 2020.

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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