Security Officer

Storing vital products with care

Storing vital products with care

The Vopak Security team is a team of highly effective security professionals with each security officer responsible for adding knowledge and expertise in a separate security domain. Vopak is currently looking to strengthen the team with a Security officer who can contribute with knowledge of Risk Management, Security Compliance and Security & Privacy awareness. As a Security Officer you will support implementation of the Vopak information security strategy through advice, management and coordination of all cybersecurity aspects. Are you in?

The Security Officer reports to the Corporate Information Security Officer (CISO).

Your three main missions

  • ‘You will contribute to our Global IT & OT security program by participating in projects'

  • ‘You will assist in increasing the cyber resilience of the organisation'

  • 'You will review and assess the IT & OT security at our terminals and offices'


  • Minimal Bachelor degree required or equivalent;

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

  • Experience with IT Service Management (ITIL);

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

  • Experience with Project management;

  • Excellent English writing skills.

What we can offer

  • Market conform salary depending on skills and experience

  • Bonus opportunity

  • Travel allowance

  • 30 holidays on an annual basis

  • Collective Health Insurance (contribution Vopak of 50% of basic package)

  • Vopak's own pension scheme

  • We will continuously invest in your personal growth, and future career path within Vopak

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Take a proactive approach in improving Security at Vopak;

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

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

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

  • Manage and execute security enhancement initiatives;

  • Take responsibility for continued improvement of security awareness;

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

Preferred qualifications (not required)

  • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional);

  • CISM (Certified Information Security Manager);

  • CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor)


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Application process

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1st interview
Step 3 (optional)
Online assessment
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2nd interview
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