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Security Lead

  1. Whitehaven
R-111244

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AtkinsRéalis Nuclear has been operating for over 40 years with operations based in the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and North America, and are fully engaged in the development of the next generation of nuclear power. AtkinsRéalis are also currently embarked on an exciting journey to become the global leader in providing Decommissioning and Waste Management services.

We are looking for creative individuals who want to shape the AtkinsRéalis Decommissioning, Waste Management and Radiological Protection service offerings on a global scale. If you would like to be part of this journey, then then we would love to hear from you.

Successful candidates will be based out of our Rutherford House (Whitehaven) office delivering high hazard decommissioning working as part of a multi-discipline team.

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Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership in security for the AtkinsRéalis Westlake’s office.
  • Provide security consultancy services to clients as required.
  • Support projects, frameworks, and bids as the security stakeholder.
  • Provide a consistent approach to security, including the implementation of client specific procedures.
  • Liaise effectively with our clients and regulators to build positive working relationships.
  • Provide an experienced focal point of contact for all matters associated with security for our clients and business head.
  • Lead, support and arrange training for local Security Points of Contact (SPoC), act as a mentor and manage an appropriate training regime to ensure SPoCs have a consistent approach to support to the teams and can provide support to other locations as required
    Promote security awareness and compliance competence for local office and provide support to other locations as required.
  • Promote Security Incident reporting and act as a focal point for incidents
    Act as Security Controller for the local office and be responsible for local classified holdings
    Provide an experienced local focal point of contact for all matters associated with ISO 27001 (ISMS).
  • Participate in client and third-party audits.
  • Act as deputy to the N&P Security Manager.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information security, or a related field or relevant practical experience.
  • One or more recognised Information Security qualifications such as Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), ISO27001 Lead Auditor/Implementor or similar.

Experience & Skills:

  • Strong communication and people skills, with the ability to gain people’s trust and find a pragmatic balance between business and security requirements.
  • Security experience of large projects in the Critical National Infrastructure space (e.g., nuclear, energy, rail, water etc.).
  • Proactive with a willingness to learn and adapt to changing roles and priorities within a fast-paced consultancy environment.

Why work for AtkinsRéalis?

The UK is the first major economy to legislate for a Net Zero target by 2050. To achieve this, our nuclear and clean energy teams are ensuring a mix of secure and sustainable energies that can meet our industry and lifestyle demands today, and in 30 years' time. We help to power our world through exciting new technologies and intelligent cybersecurity systems on projects that vary greatly in size, scope, and scale. So, you'll be creating the right safe and resilient systems across nuclear power, renewables, decarbonisation development, new builds and energy efficiency.

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Meeting your needs:

When you start with us, you'll enjoy “Total Reward,” a package that can be tailored to your lifestyle, career and personal needs. From flexible holidays to life assurance, health & wellbeing benefits, and career planning for the senior stage of your career. Making sure you're supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview. And let's talk about any adjustments you might need.

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More about us:

AtkinsRéalis is a leading global consultancy with over 100 years of design and engineering expertise. With us, you'll be surrounded by the skills, knowledge and support to help you succeed. Together, we can deliver projects which have a positive, sustainable impact on the world.

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Additional Information:

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance.  If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview. The vetting process is delivered by United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) and may require candidates to provide proof of residency in the UK of 5 years or longer. If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. To help embed inclusion for all, from day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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