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Naylor’s Equestrian Llp

We are currently looking for a Head of Security Controls and Architecture who will s upport the CISO in setting Information Security and Risk Management Strategy across the organisation globally , e nsure a consumable controls library including patterns and templates is available to all JD business and technical entities and that the controls align with the JD Sports control framework and applicable Information security policies , and l ead, motivate, mentor and oversee the JD Sports Information Security Architecture capability.

Job Title – Head of Security Strategy Controls and Architecture

Location – BL9 8RR

Working rota – Monday – Friday

Working hours – 40 Hours

What You’ll Be Doing:

As a Head of Security Strategy Controls and Architecture , you’ll be doing the following:

  • Collaborate, closely with the CISO to set and oversee the global, business-wide implementation of Information Security and Risk Management strategy.

  • Lead quarterly progress reviews that evaluate strategy, adoption in the context of predetermined schedules and ensure appropriate action , setting and follow-up to achieve published and agreed goals.

  • Monitor the dynamic threat landscape in which JD sports operates end s et the strategic direction of Information Security improvement initiatives to neutralise, such threats, and apply information security practices to recognised industry, best practice.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of information security controls and the primary control frameworks currently recognised as examples of best practice (CIS, NIST, ISO etc.),
  • Application of a process driven approach with a sound understanding of information security architecture, and a track record of effective architecture leadership and delivery ,
  • Familiarity with engagement in and management of a multiple simultaneous information, security initiatives.
  • A clear understanding of information security risk a nd the role of information security controls mitigating such risks to bring them within agreed risk appetites,
  • Awareness of Agile environments and practices,
  • Awareness of the predominant operating systems within the retail sector , including but not limited to Windows, Linux , and Unix,

The Company:

The JD Group is a leading omnichannel retailer of Sports Fashion, Street & Premium Fashion, Outdoors and Gyms with over 60,000 colleagues over 3,400 stores across several retail fascia’s in over 30 markets around the world.

We are an equal opportunities employer who embraces and values differences. We recognise the importance of an inclusive workplace culture in which everyone can thrive irrespective of their background or identity.

To be a part of this successful and continuously growing company, you will have the desire to ingrain our strategic goals of being a people first, a digital leader and customer focused organisation which provides operational excellence and is continuous with identifying new areas of growth into our day to day.

We know our employees work tirelessly to make JD sports the success it is today and in turn, we offer them some amazing benefits:

  • Incremental Holiday Allowance
  • Staff Discount on qualifying purchases across Group retail stores and online
  • Exclusive Colleague Bike Discount scheme
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Personal development opportunities to learn and develop at work
  • Access to Apprenticeships and accredited qualifications


If you are interested in this position, then press the Apply Now button.

Due to the high volumes of applications our opportunities attract, it takes time to review them all. If you don’t hear back within two weeks of you applying, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful on this occasion

Applications that meet the skills criteria will be contacted for a 1st stage meeting with the talent team. Shortlisted candidates will then be invited to interview with the hiring manager.

Thank you again for your time.

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