Odeon Jobs – Group Information Security Manager

Website Odeon

Job Description:

To mitigate key information security risks that ODEON Cinemas Group has exposure to, provide strategic & operational leadership of the Group Information security strategic, policy and delivery of the supporting architecture / roadmap across all European locations, work closely with IT and business teams across the Group to raise awareness and drive adoption of IT security standards within business as usual activities and new initiatives.​

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prioritise key information security initiatives and assist in securing the necessary funding for implementation​
  • Assist in the running of information security governance through formal reporting to the relevant committees and risk forums​
  • Provide leadership to develop and execute on an enterprise information security strategy and roadmap aligned with business strategy and with full executive support​
  • Lead the implementation of information security initiatives as part of the roadmap, scheduling work with other technical / business teams and third parties as required​
  • Create and maintain an IT security architecture for the group
  • Develop and maintain practical and actionable information security policies and standards that reflect the needs of the business while keeping pace with changes and threats in order to effectively manage and mitigate risks
  • Support compliance with PCIDSS, GDPR, SOX and any other relevant key control requirements​
  • Develop and maintain a highly skilled team of IT security subject matter experts
  • Build and maintain the senior relationships necessary for the successful execution of the information security strategy and roadmap, highlighting key areas of risk and vulnerability​
  • Actively maintain knowledge of the threat landscape leveraging external network and key advisors​

Job Requirements:

  • Able to draw from proven experience to gain buy-in to various information security policies and initiatives
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the IT organisation, project and application development teams/3rd parties management and business personnel;
  • Excellent communications skills in framing and messaging issues of a highly technical nature into meaningful and relevant information for a range of audiences
  • Exhibit excellent analytical skills, the ability to manage multiple projects under strict timelines, as well as the ability to work well in a demanding, dynamic environment and meet overall objectives
  • A strong understanding of the business impact of security tools, technologies and policies.
  • A strong collaborator able to influence at all levels within the organisation to ensure information security risks are understood and acted upon
  • Be a subject matter expert in information security and proven ability to build, lead and develop a highly competent and performing team across a multi country environment
  • Strong experience in IT and proven ability leading the development, planning, co-ordination and delivery of an information security roadmap

Job Details:

Company: Odeon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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