Information Security Analyst - 39 hours

Ref: 26131

Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 39

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF


About the Role

We are recruiting a Security Information Analyst to join our team. As a Security Information Analyst, you must have a degree or equivalent IT qualification, be confident to engage and communicate with key stakeholders across the business, be confident in your communication and be able to articulate complex topics to a wide audience in an understandable manner.

Key Responsibilities – What you’ll be doing in the role

Update the ISMS

  • Review and update the security policies and processes
  • Publish and circulate the policies

Own and Deliver the Cyber security Awareness programme

  • Review and where required update the current cyber security awareness programme
  • Propose new and innovative ways of approach cyber security awareness

Manage the Security Champions Network

  • With a network of colleagues helping support cyber security awareness across the different business areas maintaining and growing this network will help improve the security of our business

Input to the risk register

  • Provide identified risks to include on the risk register
  • Update the existing risks on the risk register
  • Manage the GRC process moving forward

Perform internal audits

  • Engage around the business to audit against security requirements

Support external third party reviews

  • As we engage new third party organisations we perform a security assessment to ensure they meet our cyber security requirements, this role will support this reviews.

Provide guidance to the business on phishing

  • As a cyber security expert you will help support the business in identifying phishing emails and advising using knowledge and sandbox tooling to help prevent colleagues falling victim and protecting against cyber attacks

About you – What you’ll bring to the role


  • Knowledge of Cyber Security, tools and solutions
  • Knowledge of Information Security methods
  • A minimum of 3-5 years in a related cyber security or information security role


  • Experience or knowledge of ISO27001 certification
  • Experience or knowledge of PCI-DSS certification
  • Understanding of NIST cyber security framework
  • Understanding of MITRE attack framework
  • Security+ (CompTIA)
  • Microsoft security qualifications

Pets just see people. They aren’t biased and they don’t discriminate. We take our inspiration from pets, and we value and respect difference in all its forms. Our aim is to reflect the diversity of the communities we operate in, and every colleague can help us achieve this. We encourage our people to be themselves so even if your skills and experience don’t perfectly align, if you think you can make a unique contribution through your values and behaviours, we want to hear from you.

Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 11-06-2024

Expiry Date: 22-06-2024