Security Manager (IT/ OT)


Description of
this vacancy

Join Vopak in Asia & Middle East. Make an impact. 

Your role and impact:

As our Security Manager, you will effectively manage and support implementation of the Vopak information security strategy through advice, monitoring and management and coordination of OT/IT security operations.

Are you ready to make an impact on our growing business in our region? Read on to find out more about this exciting job opportunity! 

A rewarding place to work  

A career at Vopak means you will collaborate on work that impacts the world and be surrounded by endless opportunities to learn new skills and grow in varied directions. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to be a part of a visionary, global tank storage services leader with a heritage of over 400 years and work with some of the brightest minds in the industry. We embrace inclusion and diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment, which is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success. Besides a competitive salary package, we offer a comprehensive benefits program comprising health insurance, parental leave and wellness activities. 

Who are we? 

Royal Vopak is the world’s leading independent tank storage company that employs around 6,000 employees in 23 countries throughout the world. We store vital products with care. Products for everyday life of today, and of the future. The energy that allows us to turn on the lights, heat or cool our homes or commute to work; the chemicals found in millions of useful products, including your phones; the edible oils to prepare food. We are also developing new infrastructure solutions to actively contribute to the introduction of future vital products, such as sustainable transport fuels for airplanes, flow batteries for storing clean electricity, and hydrogen, which can be used to store and transport renewable energy. For more information, please visit

Your three main missions:

  • You will contribute to our Global OT/ IT security program by participating in projects

  • You will defend our IT/ OT systems against attacks and review and assess the IT/OT security at our terminals and offices

  • You will evaluate and validate security compliance of the Global IT organization


  • Monitor and report on the information security incident process to the CISO/ISO

  • Operational IT Delivery in order to ensure high quality and timely delivery of IT services

  • Manage and coordinate IT/ OT security operations ensuring that IT/ OT security procedures, policies and compliance are implemented and followed as per department and per terminal

  • Contribute to the CISO coordination of security incidents emergency / crisis management by providing a timely and coherent response to incidents as they arise

  • Assess and review implementation and compliance of security policies, procedures and standards;

  • Handle security incidents (i.e. compromised information, virus infections, systems unavailability and data integrity problems)

  • Support ISO/CISO in defining and implementing Information Risk Management (IRM) policies, standards and processes/procedures

  • Perform risk assessments on existing and new solutions (infrastructure and applications)

  • Contribute to the decision making process regarding information security

  • 10-20% international travel required to our global terminals


  • Minimal Bachelor degree required or equivalent

  • Two years of experience in a relevant position (i.e. security / IT Audit)

  • Experience with IT Service Management (ITIL)

  • Experience with one or more standards such as COBIT, NIST, ISO/IEC 27001 and 27002, and ISA/IEC-62443

  • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) (Preferred)

  • CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) (Preferred)

  • CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) (Preferred)

How to apply?

Are you the IT/OT Security Manager we are looking for? We are interested in learning more about you. Apply to be part of our IT team. To send your application, click the 'apply' button. For more information about the vacancy, please email

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This Job Description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may cover other related duties to meet the ongoing organizational needs.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The successful candidate will be awarded a local employment contract.

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