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Information Security Architecture Apprentice RS Group PLC

You will get to experience what goes into supporting this team and how you can keep our business safe by managing and improving our Information Security risk position, supporting the digital transformation of the organisation. This is a hybrid role based from home and from the offices in London, and Corby.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 14 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Eligible for performance bonus

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm Evenings and weekends are not required

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    47 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Providing support to the Chief Information Security Officer and the rest of the Information Security team to enable the development and maturation of our Information Security function
  • Helping to define, produce and deliver information security awareness interventions that educate the wider organisation on key security risks and best practices
  • Researching information security awareness techniques and best practices, providing findings that feed into our awareness strategy
  • Managing our reporting and governance processes, helping to ensure that senior leaders have an up-to-date view of risk and operational performance
  • Supporting the identification and management of information security vulnerabilities, ensuring they are processed in accordance with the latest Information Security Risk Management process
  • Researching and actively exploring proactive information security tools and techniques
  • Reviewing documentation from a security standpoint including architecture, design and commercial outputs
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify and remediate risks as required
  • Performing risk assessments to evaluate whether third party suppliers, projects and operational activities are in line with security best practices
  • Supporting the wider team of Information Security specialists with project reviews, third party reviews, policy management and operational security processes
  • Producing high quality written documentation to support the wider team of Information Security specialists
  • Organising stakeholder engagement sessions and managing interactions with the team
  • Identifying and documenting security requirements

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Bachelors degree in Cyber Security

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Expected to progress to Information Security Architect

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential

About the employer

Global distribution and solutions provider for the engineering industry


RS Group PLC


Fifth Floor

Two Pancras Square




Tim Beasley


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Cyber security technical professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Aug 2022