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Compliance Manager

Job Title / Position: Compliance Manager

Job Ref no: GemmaCompliance

Branch Location: Commercial Northampton

Work Location: Northampton

Salary: 30,000 per annum plus benefits

Shifts / Hours: Full Time, Permanent

Job Description:

Quest Employment are recruiting for an experienced Compliance Manager to join a National Debt Recovery firm, based in Northampton.

The role will focus on the implementation of their Information Security Management System including the ongoing design, management, & maintenance of that system.

The successful applicant should have good working knowledge of ISO standards and be able to demonstrate competencies appropriate to the implementation of a management system or similar system.

Benefits Include - free parking, pension, christmas club, childcare, cycle and healthcare schemes.
* Salary is 30,000 p/a plus benefits.
* Hours are 35hours per week.

Main responsibilities:
* Maintain, administer and develop the ISO27001 Information Security Management System ensuring compliance with the standard
* Liaising with BSI for 27001 surveillance visits
* Ensure that policies, procedures and processes are met to the requirements of 27001
* Co-ordinating and managing communications arising from Internal Audit and Surveillance Visits.
* Ensuring that outstanding actions arising from Surveillance visits are carried out and closed out
* Maintaining Compliance reporting register and all 27001 documents
* Identifying information security risks
* Designing Controls
* Monitoring and reporting on the effectiveness of those controls and resolving compliance difficulties as they occur
* Carrying out internal audits (training will be given)
* Ensuring compliance changes for new regulations
* Designing, maintaining, running, and improving staff training and promoting awareness culture for continuous improvement
* Administration duties for both Information Security Committee meetings and Management
Review Meetings
* Attending other offices to ensure compliance is being met
* Assisting with maintaining a disaster recovery/business continuity planork on other standards will be required after an initial period - in particular ISO 22301

Essential skills/competencies
* Analytical and problem solving skills
* Methodical and meticulous approach to work and with good organisational skills
* Report writing
* Good communicator - both oral, writing and preferably presenting skills
* Innovative
* Good computer skills
* Confident manner
* Willingness to learn and attend relevant training courses

Desirable skills:
* Experience in ISO Accreditation standards or equivalent risk discipline would be desirable, though is less essential as someone who has an interest in standards and has a fastidious approach to their work
* Internal auditing
* Driving licence
* Knowledge of the Data Protection Act

Training will be provided

Applicants, please provide a covering letter outlining your experience or competencies appropriate to the implementation of a management system or similar system.

Should you not have this experience, please outline similar qualities or skills

Date Advertised: 13 April 2017

Date Closes: 09 June 2017

Contact in branch dealing with this advert: Gemma Williams - please call 01604 970370 or email your CV to


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