Virtual CISO - MSSP

  • £65,000 to £80,000 + Bonus
  • Glasgow, Scotland
  • Permanent
  • 65000
  • 80000
  • Enterprise Security
  • Cyber Security

Are you ready to take on a pivotal role as a Virtual CISO for a cutting-edge Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)? As a key member of this team, you will directly collaborate with the CISO, helping companies achieve cybersecurity frameworks such as ISO27001, Cyber Essentials+, PCI DSS, and GDPR. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to work 100% from home, contributing to the cybersecurity strategy of organisations and shaping the future of their security posture.

  1. You will take on a leadership position, supporting client CISO service engagements and contributing to board-level briefings, influencing the cybersecurity strategy at the highest levels.
  2. Be instrumental in helping companies achieve and maintain crucial frameworks, including ISO27001, Cyber Essentials+, PCI DSS, and GDPR.
  3. Enjoy the benefits of a 100% remote work environment, providing flexibility and work-life balance.

If you are interested in this opportunity, apply today! 


  • Lead and support client CISO service engagements, providing strategic insights and recommendations.
  • Collaborate with board-level executives, contributing to briefings on the current status and future planning of cybersecurity initiatives.
  • Conduct security benchmarking reviews against standards such as NCSC 10 Steps to Cyber Security, NIST CSF, and CIS controls.
  • Perform gap analyses, offering strategic and tactical recommendations for enhancing security maturity and resilience.
  • Assist clients in implementing Information Security Management Systems and achieving/maintaining security certifications.
  • Conduct risk assessments, creating risk models against ISO27001 and NIST.
  • Utilize technical expertise to implement a vulnerability management program based on an understanding of threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Develop third-party risk management and audit programs for clients, building necessary risk models.

Skills Required:

  • Proven experience with ISO27001, CIS 20, and Cyber Essentials.
  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in information security.
  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to engage with board-level executives.


  • Annual bonus potential of up to £5,000.
  • Full work-from-home flexibility, offering a healthy work-life balance.


  • Competitive base salary ranging from £65,000 to £80,000.

Lewis West Head of Cyber Security UK

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