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Candidate Description

You will be the Group's Subject Matter expert in investigations and intelligence and must be capable of operating with high degrees of autonomy, but with the support of a strong Security senior leadership team. Key to the success of this role will be your ability to engage with colleagues of all levels and provide clear, well-informed assessments of incidents and recommendations for corrective action in collaboration with security or other colleagues.,

  • Proven experience of leading and managing investigations is essential, within a security environment is highly desirable.

  • A strong planner, who is pragmatic and has a can-do attitude.

  • Working with, or an understanding of, intelligence in a security context is highly desired.

  • Experience of being a practitioner within a security discipline (cyber, information, physical, personnel or protective) is highly desired.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to liaise with audiences at various levels/grades of the business and build a strong and credible reputation within the organisation.

  • Ability to work under limited supervision and have the initiative and drive investigations through to completion.

  • A collaborative and understanding approach to working.

  • Uses own initiative to provide successful outcomes.

  • Knowledge and understanding of the assessment sector would be desirable.

Employer Description

We are Cambridge University Press & Assessment, a world-leading academic publisher and assessment organisation, and a proud part of the University of Cambridge.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced investigator to join the Group Security function at Cambridge University Press and Assessment

What you will do

In the role of Investigator you will be responsible for leading security investigations within the Group Security function to ensure the root causes of incidents are understood and recommendations for remediation are made., Our mission is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Which is why every year, we give vital support to millions of people in more than 170 countries around the world. From teachers and learners to researchers and academics, we help to build confidence, unlock potential, and enable success. We give people the opportunity to show what they've learnt, we spread knowledge, spark enquiry, and aid understanding.

We achieve this by embracing change, and continuously focusing on our customers' needs. And by collaborating, and carefully listening to our customers and to each other, we keep moving forward, keep innovating, and keep finding newer and better ways of doing things.

The key to our work is our colleagues, whose shared commitment enables us to have an ever-greater impact. We are a united, vibrant, and respectful global community of people, and we ensure that every individual is recognised, listened to, and cared for. And because our impact is amplified when our people are empowered, we give everyone the opportunity to develop in their own way. Whether you want a career that's linear, or want to follow your own path, we'll support you, and help give you the resources and training you'll need to be bold and take ownership of what you do., Cambridge University Press & Assessment is committed to being a place where anyone can enjoy a successful career, where it's safe to speak up, and where we learn continuously to improve together. We welcome applications from all candidates, regardless of demographic characteristics (age, disability, educational attainment, ethnicity, gender, marital status, neurodiversity, religion, sex, and sexual identity), cultural, or social class/background.

We believe that diversity of thought, background, and approach create better outcomes. More importantly, fostering an inclusive culture is the right thing to do, and it's part of how we achieve our purpose: to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Ensuring that anyone, no matter who they are, feels they belong here is an essential part of who we are and the contribution we make to society, and to our planet.

To enable an environment which our people can thrive in, our customers benefit from, and where work complements life, we empower everyone to manage their time and capacity, and to prioritise their wellbeing. That's why from day one everyone at Cambridge University Press & Assessment can embrace a hybrid working model and discuss flexible working options to find the best solution for them and their role.

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