Security Manager – Aerospace/Defence

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Security Manager – Aerospace/Defence (Permanent)
£50,000 - £70,000 + shares + excellent benefits

Security Manager – Aerospace/Defence

Location – Inverness – Relocation assistance provided

Salary – £50,000 – £70,000 + shares + excellent benefits

My client is an innovative Aerospace business and looking for a Security Manager, you will be responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive security plan for the company, encompassing physical security, collaborating with Cyber Security experts and regulatory compliance.

Role Tasks

  • Develop and implement a robust security plan for the business ensuring the protection of assets, personnel, and sensitive information across various sites.
  • Work closely with Facilities, IT and Systems Engineering, as well as other key stakeholders, to mitigate security risks across the organization.
  • Conduct ongoing security risk assessments and audits to proactively identify vulnerabilities, develop mitigation strategies, and ensure compliance with applicable regulations and industry best practices.
  • Develop and deliver security awareness and training programs for the business covering physical and cyber security.
  • Act as the liaison with regulatory authorities
  • Lead investigations into security breaches
  • Required Skills

  • Proven experience in a security management role, preferably in the aerospace, aviation, space or high-tech industry, with a focus on physical, personnel and cyber security.
  • In-depth knowledge of security principles, practices, and technologies, including physical security, access control, intrusion detection, network security, incident response, and risk management.
  • Familiarity with interfacing with regulatory bodies around security regulations and standards.
  • Experience in conducting security risk assessments, audits, and investigations, and implementing appropriate controls and countermeasures.
  • Membership/Fellowship of the UK Security Institute i.e Associate (ASyI), Member (MSyI) and Fellow (FSyI) or similar professional body.
  • Willing and able to go through a UK security clearances.
  • If you are looking for a role where you real make a real impact and build a complete Security program from scratch, apply now.


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