Security Manager

  • Anywhere
  • 80000 - 90000 USD / Year

Morgan Sindall Construction

Permanent – Full Time – Happy to talk Flexible and Agile Working

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction industry?

If so, this could be the role for you!

Due to the increased volume of Secure Projects within our Construction business, we are now seeking a
Security Manager to join us!

About the Role

The Security Manager role exists to support Morgan Sindall Construction in complying with its obligations to meet legislative and Government compliance requirements in relation to Classified projects.

You’ll serve as the authority for data classification and management within the organisation. The role will be critical in ensuring the protection of sensitive client data, particularly data classified as Official Sensitive, and mitigating the risk of inadvertently creating Secret classified data through data aggregation processes. You’ll collaborate closely with client requirements outlined in Security Aspect Letters (SALs). Additionally, the Security Manager will ensure the security vetting process in MSC is consistent and fit for purpose for colleagues up to SC level clearance, liaising with Internal and Government vetting teams to ensure compliance.

This is a National role, meaning you can be based at any of out offices. There will however be a need to travel within the UK as required.

About You

We’d like our Security Manager to have a high level of personal integrity and discretion and the ability to hold/attain and maintain a HMG security clearance at a minimum of SC level. You’ll have proven experience in data security management, preferably within the construction industry, and have an in-depth knowledge of data classification methodologies and regulatory requirements, particularly in handling Official Sensitive and Secret classified data.

With strong negotiation skills and experience of collaborating with clients and stakeholders to develop security management plans, you will be proficient in conducting Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) and implementing recommended controls. You’ll be experienced in coordinating security vetting processes, including SC level clearance, with government agencies, and have good communication skills, able to convey complex technical concepts to non-technical audiences.


We strive to support our colleagues to achieve a healthy work-life balance. We understand that many of our people have family and personal responsibilities and so we are committed to providing that support. Pension Scheme matched up to 6%; 26 days holiday plus bank holidays and rising to 30 days after 8 years’ service and the holiday plus scheme; Private Healthcare Cover; Life Assurance up to 4 times your basic salary; Recognition for professional qualification/membership achieved up to £1000; Mental Wellbeing and Employee Supports; People Portal for high street discounts; Long Service Awards; Sharesave Plan; Incentive Scheme; Enhanced Family leave and more!

About Us

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves. Our Leadership are focused on building a sustainable and profitable business unit based on selective, relationship-based business driven by outstanding people who are motivated by delivering an exceptional customer experience. Relationships with our customers and supply chain partners drives our business strategy. We have a balanced approach to securing new work, engaging with customers and frameworks that offer the opportunity for long-term relationships and repeat business.

Please refer to the full Job Description upon completing your application.

At Morgan Sindall Construction, we encourage diversity of people and thought, and we embrace peoples’ differences.

Everyone is unique and we value the different ideas, experiences, and perspectives that each individual brings to their work, their team, and the wider business.

We are committed to ensuring we create the very best place to work in the industry, and an environment where every person feels included and is treated equally, fairly and with respect.

We actively promote an inclusive culture where you can be yourself at work. It’s this approach we believe brings out the best in everyone and creates a fun, dynamic, innovative, and rewarding environment.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation. We are also an Investors in People company.

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