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Business Information Security Lead

Business Information Security Lead

  • Location United Kingdom - South East - London
  • Travel required Negotiable
  • Job category IT&S Group
  • Relocation available No
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 125904BR
  • Experience level Senior
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Job summary

BP has embarked on a new and exciting strategy, to deliver on its net-zero ambition, by driving new efficiency and business models, using new digital technologies.

Putting our customers’ security at the heart of our products and processes we are transforming to become an integrated energy company and we are growing our Business Information Security team to meet the new digital demand.

This is an opportunity to help build and further shape our business information security team. You will be focusing on partnering alongside our commercial and supporting businesses, to understand the business strategy enabling their digital ambitions to be delivered safely and securely.

The role forms part of the Business Information Security team (BIS) you will have the opportunity to work across a number of different businesses and geographical locations within bp.

  • You’ll be responsible for protecting our businesses digital assets, working closely with senior leaders, team leads and business team members to ensure the appropriate awareness and adoption of cyber security practices and behaviors within the businesses.
  • You will facilitate information security support for digital engagements, and lead information security assessments implementing technical controls and policy requirements.
  • You will provide advice on risks as well as activities to mitigate potential cyber threats, preventing cyber breaches and reducing business impact. You will be increasing business awareness, understanding specific threat landscape, and the potential business impacts.
We are transforming the company quickly there will be plenty of room for progression – we are committed to promoting from within and we’re looking for people to join us and make a real impact fast.


This role will report directly to the business entity CISO.

Relationships: First point of contact for all information security matters within your accountability, developing and managing relationships with your partners to consult and advise on business activity. Collaborate with others, influence, and inspire change, proactively putting in place solutions to further protect bp against cyber incidents.

Security: Provide security expertise, to deliver Digital Security strategy. Act as the first point of contact for your customer (teams) you will own the implementation and application of relevant operating processes and procedures, and ensure all activities adhere to our Group’s security standards.

Technology: Promote and build awareness of internal and external technology developments, being responsible for the delivery of process and system improvements.

Safety: The safety of our people and customers is our highest priority. You will champion a philosophy of operational safety and ensure our architectures, designs and processes to enhance and improve bps digital security.

Team: Engage with colleagues and business and support those working across our multi-functional teams. To help teams grow and deliver the most agile and commercially beneficial solutions, whilst being able to delegate, inspire and be proactive, alongside your team.

- You’ll have a tertiary level education and/or equivalent relevant work experience.


Technical capability: (One of the following: CISM, CISSP, CRISC) or extensive experience in the following:

  • Business Risk Management
  • Consultancy
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Management
  • Information security
  • Relationship Management
  • Demonstrated significant experience in either an internal or external information security and risk role, or similar.
  • You will have digital security knowledge and experience in delivering security solutions, advice, and leading security processes for the specialism.
  • Extensive experience and a consistent track record in establishing relationships to form effective partnerships with senior stakeholders within the business.
  • A company culture where we respect our diverse teams and are proud of our achievements
  • Possibility to join social communities and networks
  • Learning and development opportunities to craft your career path
  • Life & health insurance, medical care package
  • And many others benefits!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Apply now if this excites you.

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