Information Security Officer (CY-CISO-1001)


Leading provider of information security & compliance solutions providing Governance Risks and Compliance Services, Enterprise Security Solutions, Managed Security Services, Training & Awareness Programs, is seeking highly motivated professionals to join our team to cover the following openings:


Information Security Officer (CY-CISO-1001)

This role is a senior Security role interfacing with of our key customers.

The role requires someone who has hands on experience in delivering a security service into a live customer who can demonstrate they have held responsibility and accountability for all associated security day to day activities for a customer.  Their key strength will be the ability to review the current status of delivery, Identify Service improvements formalize a roadmap & then deliver the service improvements.  Key attributes will a proven track record in supporting bid teams & sales Teams to achieve new service & enhance existing services. The candidate will be working at a strategy level working with the customer & key stakeholders at CTO, executive level, but they also must have the ability to be actually involved in doing the delivery themselves.


Main Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all IT security matters
  • Identify & review deliverables & deliver improvements
  • Responsible for ensuring that all account contractual security requirements are delivered
  • Managing relationships with customers & suppliers at CISO / CTO & executive levels
  • Provide & plan strategic direction for the delivery of security
  • Demonstrate significant experience in managing varied security programmers
  • Proactively promote & identify security services which enhance the customer service & drive growth
  • Closely work with bid mangers & sales teams
  • Able to translate complex security information into layman’s’ terms for those that are not conversant with security knowledge & services
  • Work closely with our security operations centre & drive through service improvements for our customers & business
  • Matrix manages delivery teams
  • Holistic responsibility for all aspects of security, including technical, operational, procedural, physical, personnel security
  • Be fully conversant with security classifications. Must be SC cleared
  • Responsible for ensuring that all account contractual security requirements are delivered
  • Inclusion in the SDLC of all projects and initiatives to ensure that all newly deployed systems confirm with security alerting and monitoring directives (compliant state)
  • Ensure hardening compliance of all hosts and systems across the IT estate

  Qualifications and Experience


  • 3-5 years’ experience with a proven track record working at this level
  • Good knowledge of Dutch & International security standards
  • A strong technical background in either Networks, Security Unix
  • business benefits that security technologies can bring to the customer
  • Security Risk Management
  • Effective management skills
  • Ability to develop conceptual models for the delivery of security services
  • Ensure the best interests of the Company & customer are protected
  • An understanding of Government Security Policies & procedures
  • Financial sector customer relationship / service delivery
  • Budget management
  • Identify & Drive Security Service Improvements
  • Lead, advocate & communicate security offerings, policies & procedures
  • Adaptable
  • Accountability & ownership
  • Assertive
  • High level of integrity
  • People management
  • Discreet
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a larger team & matrix manage teams
  • ISO 27001 experience
  • Hold SC level clearance
  • Strong IT technical background
  • ITIL foundation
  • PCI-DSS compliance
  • Desirable security industry certifications include; CISMP, CISM or CISSP
  • Fluency in English

Applicants receiving an offer of engagement will be required to complete an application form and sign a disclosure and authorization for a background investigation which may include a criminal check, education and employment verifications.  


Initial contract will be for 6 months with a view for long term engagement. Candidate needs to be in Amsterdam at least 4 days and can work remotely on Fridays.


Interested applicants should send their CV by quoting the reference code (CY-CISO-1001) to:



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All applicants will be acknowledged and treated in the strictest confidence.