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Employment Type:  Full/Part Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  Competitive Salary & Benefits

Gloucester, GB

Career Area:  Data, Tech & IT

Security Lead (Governance, Risk & Compliance)

The Opportunity

#WeAreEDF and are leading the transition to a cleaner, low emission electric future, tackling climate change and helping Britain achieve net zero.    

We are currently looking to recruit a Security Lead who will primarily work within the Enterprise Information Security Governance, Risk & Compliance Team. You will be responsible for Enterprise-level Information Security governance and assurance across EDF (UK).  


If you are interested in the security of computer-based systems supporting Operational Technology (e.g. Control Systems, Building Management Systems, etc) this will be a great opportunity for you. 


We pride ourselves in delivering a quality service to our internal customers and a diverse range of Stakeholders. You will be responsible for developing and maintaining cybersecurity policies that align with regulatory compliance and providing guidance on laws, regulations, policies, standards or procedures across the business. 


The Role & Skills


We are looking for an experienced Security Lead with an excellent awareness of the technology and best practice pertinent to their domain, we also ask that you be passionate about encouraging and maintaining that awareness across EDF (UK). 

Excellent communication is vital in this role, we need you to be comfortable to collaborate and build relationships with both IT and business facing colleagues. If you have experience working with IT security operations, compliance, risk and governance practices we would love to speak to you.


It would be a huge advantage if you have skills or are qualified as CISSP or equivalent, AWS/Microsoft Azure, ISO27000, PCI-DSS and have previously evaluated and maintained security compliance in large complex business environments. 


There is a full job description waiting for you should you request it. For this position, we will need someone who can obtain and maintain SC clearance. 

Competitive Salary & Benefits


At EDF we’re dedicated to offering flexible benefits that support our people across all aspects of their lives. We’re delighted to offer a range of benefits to support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. 


In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a market-leading company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits, such as: a company incentive bonus plan, health cover, cycle to work scheme, gym membership, discounts and employee pricing.


Please let us know if you’d like to discuss flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application. 

Why EDF?


Together, we can beat the climate crisis.  Together, we can help Britain achieve Net Zero.  


When it comes to saving the planet, everyone’s talking the talk these days. As Britain’s biggest generator of zero carbon electricity, we’re not just talking about it, we’re doing something about it.  


At EDF every single one of us is 100% committed to reducing the UK’s carbon emissions to Net Zero. We’re generating the right mix of low carbon electricity to power the nation today and building the low carbon infrastructure Britain will need tomorrow.   


Our people form a 10,000+ strong community, rich in diverse backgrounds and perspectives. We empower our people with the skills they need to build a successful career and to bring our purpose to life in their work. 


Join us and together we can help Britain achieve Net Zero. 

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