ICT, Data & Change

Information Risk & Security Officer

Do you have a passion for data security? Do you get energy from future-proofing the Data and IT Foundation within Asset Management? Do you like to work together with 2nd line risk management and 1st line security operation? Then we would like to meet you!

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
40-40 hours
Years of experience
5 - 10
Higher professional education / Academic higher education
Salary indication
€ 5196 – 7000

This is going to be your job

APG Asset Management has started the Digitalization Initiative to make the Data and IT Foundation environment futureproof.

In this role you will act as an Information Risk & Security Officer to support the APG Asset Management business and DevOps Teams to fulfill secure solutions on both the business as usual operation and the APG Asset Management IT Foundation in the Digitalization initiative.. As such, you define security standards, policies, procedures and controls within this domain fully in compliance with AM’s risk appetite and alignment with 2nd line risk management and 1st line security operation (APG ICT).

Key responsibilities
  • Supporting Asset Management from an information risk & security perspective.
  • Defining and implementing (data) security frameworks & policies.
  • Develop and implement additional (data) security requirements, guidelines.
  • Collaborate with various parties, including Enterprise Risk Management, Enterprise Architecture, Compliance & Privacy.

This is what you offer

  • Master degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in information security risk management.
  • Proven IT background and security architecture knowledge.
  • Proven experience with data security.
  • Experience with Identity & Access Management principles.
  • Knowledge of market practice rules & regulations and impact.
  • Security certifications like CISSP, CRISC and CISM.
  • Familiar with the Agile way of working.
Personal skills
  • You have the ability to lead, influence, and negotiate without authority.
  • You are capable of implementing innovative technologies in current products, applications or services.
  • You have a business enabling security attitude.
  • Strong analytical skills in combination with common sense.
  • With you strong analytical skills you have the ability to identify risks, translate risks, threats, and vulnerabilities to business level and to advice on risk mitigation.
  • You can deal with resistance and risk appetite;
  • You have proficient verbal and written communication skills in English (preferably also in Dutch).
  • You have strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Highly motivated and taking ownership/responsibility.
For this position we are seeking candidates who already work and live in the Netherlands.

This is where you'll work

We offer you a competitive maximum salary of € 7.000 based on a 40 hours working week and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

  • A guaranteed year-end bonus of 8.33%
  • Ample attention to your vitality and personal development
  • Hybrid working: at home and in one of our superb offices
  • And of course a well organized pension.

For pension provider APG, pensions are about people, life and how we live together. Through careful asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG wants to help build a decent future in which we share our well-being and prosperity honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.
APG is committed to serving 4.7 million people in the Netherlands. That explains the importance we attach to reflecting Dutch society. To that end, APG strives for an inclusive work environment in which everyone can be themselves and their unique qualities are embraced.
Choosing APG means choosing a job in which you contribute to a bright future. Don’t delay, apply today!

More information

More information? Please contact recruiter Mohamed Chaaibi or Ron Dinmohamed (Information & Security Officer) via ron.dinmohamed@apg-am.nl, who can tell you more about the specific position.
Do you see a future with APG? Apply with a resume and cover letter and show us what motivates you.

I am happy to help you

Mohamed Chaaibi

Corporate recruiter