Information Security Manager

Access dedicated expertise and operational support in managing information security risks.

What is an Information Security Manager?

Management of your organisation’s information security program. 

All organisations need professionals tasked with managing information security risks. An Information Security Manager will oversee day-to-day security operations, collaborating with a range of teams to ensure the effective implementation of security measures. 

Your Business Challenges

Good Information Security Managers are difficult for most organisations to recruit. 

High demand

With so many organisations recognising the need to recruit an Information Security Manager, the high demand can make it challenging to bring one on board.

Shortage of talent

In addition to the high demand, there’s also a shortage of talent. A good Information Security Manager can be hard to find.

Evolving skill requirements

Cyber never stands still, and so the skillsets required by your Information Security Manager are constantly evolving. They must be learning all the time – and preferably have access to a network to support them with this.

Competitive compensation

There’s no getting around it – Information Security Manager demand competitive compensation. This can be a real blocker for many organisations looking to recruit an Information Security Manager.

Introducing Information Security Manager Services from Six Degrees

Ensure compliance and foster a secure environment to protect sensitive data and mitigate cyber threats. 

Six Degrees’ Information Security Manager service provides operational risk management along with management of your organisation’s information security program. The service covers the implementation and management of security controls, monitoring security incidents, conducting risk assessments, and ensuring compliance with policies and procedures. 

Features of the Information Security Manager Service

The Six Degrees Information Security Manager will tailor the service they deliver to your organisation’s immediate and go-forward requirements. Examples of the available service deliverables include: 

Risk assessments

Conduct risk assessments as agreed in your scope of work and provide the output to you in a report.

Remediation plan

Review and agree the remediation plan from the cyber security risk assessments.

Incident response plan

Deliver and maintain a cyber security incident response plan.

Cyber security training plan

Develop and maintain bespoke cyber security training for your employees.

Benefits of the Information Security Manager Service

The Information Security Manager will oversee day-to-day security operations, collaborating with a range of teams to ensure the effective implementation of security measures. 

Risk management and compliance

The Information Security Manager oversees risk management activities, conducts risk assessments, and ensures compliance with regulations and industry standards.

Board and stakeholder engagement

The Information Security Manager can assist in preparing reports, metrics, and updates for board meetings and stakeholder communications.

Collaboration with cross-functional teams

The Information Security Manager collaborates closely with teams including IT, legal, HR, and compliance. They ensure alignment between security initiatives and organisational requirements, facilitate communication, and coordinate efforts.

Incident response planning and coordination

The Information Security Manager leads incident response planning, establishes procedures, and coordinates response efforts during security incidents.

Why Six Degrees?

Six Degrees is best placed to deliver Information Security Manager services to your organisation. 

Our heritage

20 plus years of cyber security heritage and experience.

Best talent

HMG cleared, UK-based Analysts.

Specialised certifications

Highly specialised certifications including CISSP, CISM and CISA.

Tailored services

Tailored services that suit your organisational requirements.

Information Security Officer Product Overview

“Our Information Security Manager services deliver dedicated capabilities to support your cyber security initiatives and ensure tangible returns on investment.”

Marcus Jeffes Product Owner

We have serious credentials when it comes to delivering cyber security services.

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