Principal Security Consultant

  • Job Reference: 00023764-1
  • Date Posted: 17 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Principal Security Consultant
Based at either Warrington, Bristol or Newbury
Cavendish Nuclear
SF32096

About the role

Here at Cavendish Nuclear we are looking to recruit a number of experienced Security Consultants to support our various projects within the nuclear industry. Cavendish Nuclear has a wide range of established customers across both defence and civil nuclear sectors and are well experienced in providing security consultation to established, high-risk facilities.

As a Principal Security Consultant, you will work closely with our clients to ensure they have a robust security management plan in place, advising on potential risks and consulting on best practise and improvement programmes. This is a true consultant role; you will be an expert in your area and have the gravitas to communicate with both internal and external stakeholders.

This is a highly rewarding position working within a market leading nuclear engineering organisation that will give you the opportunity to develop your skills and experience across a variety of nuclear projects. We support UK and international nuclear power stations with a range of services and strive to be best in class across our various contracts.

What do I need to do the role?

You will need to have extensive experience in a senior security management role, ideally in a nuclear environment and have the knowledge to advise on complex security projects. We would also like you to have all or some experience with the below duties;

◾Preparing and agreeing Security Case strategy including producing, verifying and approving analyses reports and documentation.
◾Co-ordinating production of the security submission including all specialist security input as well as supporting submissions through the various review and approval stages.
◾Producing, verifying, and approving technical Scopes of Work, assessing tender returns, then verifying/assessing and/or approving the outputs to ensure that the requirements of the design sub-contract are met.
◾Experience with bid reviews, designs and strategies including producing estimates.
◾Ability to grow and nurture customer relationships, identifying opportunities for development and representing the discipline to customers, regulatory and external bodies.
◾Providing input to development of processes and procedures that are pragmatic, proportionate, scalable and widely applicable.
◾Direct and relevant experience in Security Risk Management processes and methodologies.

Experience/Qualifications/Skills

◾Bachelor Honours Degree (minimum) or equivalent in Security related discipline
◾Ideally a member of relevant professional body

What else do I need to know?

* All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance, which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
* We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview

About Cavendish Nuclear

Cavendish Nuclear is the UK's leading nuclear services company, with a highly-skilled workforce and a growing international presence. Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost across all aspects of the nuclear energy lifecycle.

We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

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