Cyber Security Consultant - Home Based

Highly Competitive Salary + Bonus

Date Posted: Tuesday 25 June 2024

 
About the role;
 
As a Cyber Security Consultant, you will provide expert guidance and comprehensive security solutions to TSG’s clients, ensuring their systems are robust against cyber threats. You will conduct risk assessments, perform vulnerability analyses, and offer strategic recommendations to enhance their security posture based on industry-standard frameworks and best practices.
 
Your role will involve managing client engagements, offering subject matter expertise, and collaborating with internal teams to deliver exceptional security services.
 
This is a home-based role with some travel required when necessary.
 
 
Who are we?
 
TSG (Technology Services Group) are a Managed IT Services provider servicing businesses UK Wide. At TSG our people have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service, something which is proven in our consistent world class NPS score of +80. Our values are Team TSG, Service Excellence and Shared Growth, these sit at the core of our business helping us to achieve our mission.
 
Why should I work for TSG?
 
It is our people that make TSG what it is and a great place to work. We put a lot of work in to creating a trusted, open, fair culture and as a result, we have been named as one of the ‘UKs Top 50 Best Large Companies’ and one of the ‘Top 15 Technology Companies’ to work for. In addition, we have been awarded a 2 star accreditation for ‘Outstanding’ employee engagement. 
 
 
Here’s why;  
 
  • Our open and honest culture where feedback is taken on-board and acted upon
  • The monthly wellbeing check-ins we complete with all staff and the support provided off the back of those where needed
  • Our social events. In addition to regular virtual quizzes and other ad hoc team building events, we launched the very first ‘TSG Festival’ in 2021, Team TSG’s feedback was so positive that we have decided to make it a yearly event  
  • Two paid CSR days per annum that you can use towards giving something back
  • Our charity fundraising - TSG have raised over £20,000 in the last 2 years
  • Our responsibility as a business to the environment as we are working towards becoming a net carbon zero business
  • Flexible working policy
  • Relaxed dress policy
  • Excellent progression opportunities, training and support, including recognised qualifications
 
 
Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to;
 
 
  • Execute thorough risk assessments and gap analyses for clients.
  • Provide in-depth control reviews, maturity ratings, and remediation actions based on Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) frameworks such as Cyber Essentials, NIST, CIS, and ISO27001
  • Conduct comprehensive vulnerability assessments of client systems to identify potential security risks.
  • Assist with the implementation of security measures through TSG and partner-led services including Managed Detection and Response (MDR), Penetration and data loss prevention (DLP) programs.
  • Provide guidance and recommendations on technical security governance, incident response, and security awareness training.
  • Act as a trusted advisor on cyber and information security topics, helping clients implement and refine their security strategies.
  • Prepare and present clear and concise security reports to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Manage multiple client workstreams, ensuring high-quality delivery aligned with client expectations.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to clients, maintaining a high level of client satisfaction and acting as a key point of contact.
  • Work with Leadership, Cyber, and Sales Teams to respond to tenders/projects and provide pre-sales support.
  • Assist with proactive measures, including writing briefings, threat reports, and marketing collateral.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends, threats, and security technologies.
  • Contribute to the management and enhancement of existing services and the rollout of new security services.
 
Knowledge, Skills & Experience;        
 
  • Relevant professional certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).
  • Familiarity with GRC frameworks such as ISO27001, NIST, CIS benchmarks, and Cyber Essentials/Plus.
  • Proven experience in a cybersecurity consultancy role, with a strong understanding of cybersecurity principles, protocols, and standards.
  • Demonstrable experience working on multiple client engagements in a client-facing capacity, alongside Sales, Presales, and Technical functions.
  • Proficiency with common cybersecurity tools and technologies, and a strong knowledge of current cybersecurity threats, trends, and mitigation strategies.
  • Experience in developing cybersecurity strategies and frameworks.
  • Ability to take ownership of client-led workstreams, seeing them through to completion with a proactive and professional approach.
  • Competence in influencing outcomes and building business cases for investment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to think critically and quickly under pressure.
  • Excellent communication and client management skills, with the ability to explain complex concepts to non-technical audiences. Exposure to C-level audiences is preferred.
  • Good general knowledge of IT systems, covering traditional infrastructure and cloud/SaaS platforms.
 
Benefits;
 
  • Company bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual leave + public holidays
  • Life assurance 4 x Salary
  • Contributory pension scheme at 4% matched
  • Perkbox discounts
  • Paid CSR Days
  • Company sick pay
  • Income protection cover
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
  • Home-based and hybrid opportunities
  • Long service benefits including increased annual leave accrued with service
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee recognition scheme
 
 
If this sounds like the role for you, please apply today to be considered.