Senior Security Advisor- Insider Threat.

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Senior Security Advisor- Insider Threats

Would you like to play a key role within Insider Threats, analysing business, internal risk, malicious acts, secrets, sabotage, and terrorism? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Security Advisor - Insider Threats at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.

As a Senior Security Advisor - Insider Threats, you will be working in a people-based role, taking relevant information from a wide range of sources. Analysing, developing and delivering information in conjunction with internal stakeholders and external partner to manage risk.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work in a brand-new role within the wider security department, where there is the potential to shape and deliver new strategy and gain valuable career development experience in a high tempo and agile role.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Security Advisor- Insider Threat will involve:

Delivering focused, proportional, independent, lawful intelligence gathering, meeting all legislative and regulatory requirements, in support of insider threat risk mitigation, across all Products and Programmes

Delivering the Submarines Insider Threat Strategy

Leading the intelligence and insider threat team collection, review, analysis and recording of relevant information with regard to security business risk management

Preparing and disseminating high quality Intelligence and (when appropriate) assessment investigation activity reports and presentations for all levels of the business

Delivering reactive and proactive intelligence security operations, to ensure the effective deployment of resources and actions as part of the Security Management System

Identifying improvement opportunities in policy and process and ensure their implementation

Liaising with relevant stakeholders across the business and across various roles

Being the point of contact with law enforcement agencies and other customer security teams to ensure relevant intelligence is identified and collated

Supporting the senior leadership team by representing the Senior Security Manager when appropriate

Supporting the security culture by modelling behaviours that demonstrate and reflect BAE Systems values

Assessing Security measures to ensure their efficiency, adequacy and validity, measuring their effect against security threats and identified risks

Your skills and qualifications:

Demonstrable experience in relevant industry or law enforcement/ military/agency investigation and intelligence unit

Industry standard interviewing experience

Demonstrable industry (or relevant occupation) experience in delivering key objectives within an insider threat strategy

Understanding of legislation and experience of working in a regulated industry


Knowledge of key functions and frameworks in delivering an insider threat strategy. (e.g. NEAT Tool)

Demonstrable experience in security risk management

Investigative and/or intelligence practitioner relevant certificates

What we're looking for in you:

You will be a proactive individual with excellent stakeholder engagement skills. This will be demonstrated through your communication skills, both written and verbal.

Location: Barrow-in-Furness
Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.

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