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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Anthropologist to work within Central Government on a contract basis. This position is based in Corhsam, initially for 9 months, offering up to £750 per day umbrella company (inside IR35)Main Duties:An experienced human factors practitioner, ergonomist or psychologist to join a newly formed team which will be acting as an Operations Cell for cyber security assurance reviews. The post- holder will be responsible for leading activity relating to assessments of the vulnerabilities arising from the human-in- the- loop aspects of IS systems, processes and organisations under review. The post-holder will initially be responsible for working with Dstl to develop a robust approach to human vulnerabilities assessment. This will require a good understanding of a range of human sciences, data gathering and analysis techniques. The post-holder will then be responsible for both applying the approach as part of cyber security assurance reviews, and also ensuring its appropriate use by suppliers who are likely to undertake the majority of assurance work. This post will therefore require very strong technical skills, and also people skills. Essential Experience:2:1 BSc in human factors, ergonomics or psychology At least 5 years post graduate experience in human factors, ergonomics or applied psychology. Membership of a relevant professional body Proven experience of leading a team Proven experience of managing suppliers. Experience of working in an information assurance or cyber security or safety environment, or working with this subject matter Experience of leading trials or applied research, including management of ethical, legal and safety considerations Chartership of a relevant professional body Knowledge of the Military environment For any urgent queries please contact Rebecca Eaton (see below)