Security Governance Lead

Location: London - Hybrid

Salary: Competitive

A leading energy provider is seeking a Security Governance Lead / Security Assurance Manager to improve sound information security processes in line with the target operating model and growth plans.

Knowledge of regulation and processes in line with industrial controls is important.

You will be experienced in maintaining security standards, ideally ISO27001 or NIST, and you should be prepared to grow a team of direct reports. Although this is a governance, compliance, and risk position, applicants with a technical interest are welcome.

Previous experience of managing a team is not crucial, although you will be expected to mentor junior members of staff.  You will have the confidence and ability to liaising with senior stakeholders in the firm in both IT and the business.

Knowledge of…

  • Security policies and standards. Maintenance of policies and standards in line with business appetite and regulation.
  • Ongoing monitoring and reporting of control effectiveness by way of KRI’s. Improving the security risk dashboard with actionable metrics.
  • Security Awareness. Management of the organization’s security awareness platform, ensuring all staff receive and complete mandatory training.
  • Oversight of project requirements and ensuring through appropriate measures that services are secure by design.



  • You must be a certified security or risk professional from any corporate industry.
  • Experience of governance, risk and compliance in line with industry standards and security frameworks.
  • Experience in any of the following frameworks/ standards: ISO27001, MITRE, NIST, Industrial Controls Systems, SCADA, NIS Regulation, NIS Directive.