Information Security Supplier Assurance Analyst

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Information Security Supplier Assurance Analyst

We currently have vacancies for Information Security Supplier Assurance Analysts at our site in Portsmouth.

As an Information Security Supplier Assurance Analyst, you will be responsible for supplier audits and act as the interface between the business and suppliers to establish collaborative working practices.You will ensure the integrity of supplier management measures and that compliance with legislation and company policies are being followed.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work with both the Maritime Services Security and Supply Chain Governance teams.This new role will see you working jointly with all branches of supply chain and security, supporting the assurance activities on suppliers including the application of Information and Cyber Security in support of programme delivery, undertaking specified work as commissioned by both the Security Operations and Supply Chain Governance Managers.

Your main responsibilities as an Information Security Supplier Assurance Analyst will involve:

Ensuring demonstrable compliance with the requirements of the Defence Cyber Protection Partnership and generating Security Aspects Letters in line with HMG Policy

Lead Information Security risk assessments and track remedial activities through to resolution to improve information security performance

The Analysis of Information Security Requirements and the assessment of compliance with these requirements, developing action plans to address identified non-compliances

Attending supply chain sites to conduct supplier audits and advise on due diligence requirements, standards and legislation including information and cyber security

Authoritative communication of governance aspects as appropriate to programmes, partners and suppliers and engender continuous improvement to embed an effective governance culture

Pro-actively lead and develop supplier management procedures to ensure the best possible assurance and maintenance activities are in place

Create a positive compliance culture through the design and delivery of training and awareness across the Maritime Services business in accordance with both Supply Chain and security Governance programmes

Generating a business network appropriate to specific role requirements and maintaining positive relationships to ensure governance is at the forefront of business decisions


Your skills and qualifications:

Relevant degree or equivalent work experience within Supply Chain, Information Security, Cyber Security, Governance and Assurance or related subject

Stakeholder and supplier management experience

Risk Management experience

Audit or assurance experience with knowledge of ISO or equivalent

Incident and Investigation Skills

Knowledge of Government Security Classifications and the requirements of DEF STAN 05-138 and DEFCON 658

Knowledge of the Defence Cyber Protection Partnership (DCPP)

What we're looking for in you:

You will be self-motivating person with ability to work within cross functional teams and have the ability to communicate at all levels of the business.You must have a can-do attitude, with impact and influencing style.

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire.

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.

Flexible Working: At Maritime Services, we embrace flexible and modern working arrangements and feel this is an important part of the benefits that we have on offer. It helps us to create a diverse and inclusive workplace. This role can be undertaken either full time, part time, job share, flexible hours or we would welcome your suggestions for how we could make this role fit your circumstances.

Employee Referral Scheme bonus = £500

Maritime Services

Join us and help to define the future of global maritime defence capabilities. With approximately 3,500 employees based at five UK locations and revenue of £600million, we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around and offer significant opportunities for committed employees to learn and grow with us. Our people are encouraged to be as creative as they can be and are always looking at ways to develop and challenge the way we do things, identifying and prioritising continuous improvement activities across the business.

From our headquarters in Portsmouth, we are proud to support the Royal Navy in global operations. BAE Systems Maritime Services delivers end-to-end support to over 50 per cent of the Royal Navy's surface fleet. Our services include ship upgrades, repairs, dockyard facilities management and provision of combat systems training. We also develop and support the Royal Navy’s complex equipment, such as radar, torpedoes and small boats.

With our international programmes and core support to the Ministry of Defence, you could find yourself working on the iconic Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, Type 45 Destroyers, Type 23 Frigates, Type 26 Global Combat Ships, Hunt Class Mine Countermeasure Vessels, Offshore Patrol Vessels, historic ships and more. Our highly skilled teams design, develop, support and maintain a wide range of complex equipment. This includes Spearfish, one of the most powerful and capable wire guided torpedoes on the market. Currently undergoing a major upgrade programme, Spearfish will soon benefit from further sophisticated advances in its homing, warheads, tactical and fuelling systems, as well an upgraded guidance link. Then there’s Artisan, the 3D radar that can identify a target the size of a tennis ball, travelling at a speed of more than 2000 miles an hour more than 25 kilometres away!

Join us and the projects you’ll be involved in will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come. 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.