At Formula we’re working with an extremely exciting global leader in the hospitality, leisure, and retail industry who are looking to bolster their technology leadership team by adding a dynamic and experienced Head of Information Security to it.

As Head of Information Security you will be responsible for defining and implementing the information security strategy and framework across the organisation, ensuring the protection of sensitive data, systems, and infrastructure.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Developing and executing the organisation’s information security strategy, providing strategic direction and guidance on all aspects of information security
  • Responsible for the entire security estate which spans over 20 countries
  • Continuing to expand their current cyber security practice
  • Continually improving process and governance standards across information security
  • Designing and maintaining a robust security architecture that effectively safeguards their IT environment

Your Experience:

  • Experience of working with a large scale retail, leisure, or hospitality business as a Head of InfoSec or similar.
  • Minimum of 3 years in a leadership or managerial role.
  • Strong knowledge of information security principles – ISO 27001, NIST, PCIDSS and GDPR.
  • Experience developing and implementing information security strategies, policies, and procedures in a complex matrix management organisational environment.
  • Proven ability to assess and mitigate information security risks, conduct security audits and assessments, and respond to security incidents.
  • CISSP, CRISC, CCSP, CISM, PCI ISA, TOGAF or CISA are highly desirable.