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Information Security Officer

Brand
Schiphol
Location
Schiphol
Hours per week
40 hours

 

GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable eye care to more and more customers around the world. The high quality eye care offered by GrandVision includes a wide range of services provided by its vision expert, prescription glasses including frames and lenses, contact lenses and contact lens care products, and sunglasses both plain and with prescription lenses. These products are offered through leading optical retail banners which operate more than 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,000 stores and with more than 37,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.

 

Some key figures:

  • 7,000+ stores in more than 40 countries
  • 30 retail banners
  • over 800,000 store visitors per day
  • ~17 million prescription glasses sold
  • Revenue 2018: EUR 3,7 billion
  • EBITDA 2018: EUR 576 million
  • Over 37,000 employees

Our vision is to provide high quality and affordable eye care to more and more people around the world. By doing so, GrandVision aspires to help them realize their full potential in life.

Developing Careers & Potential

Within all GrandVision companies we recruit for a career, not just a job. We are passionate about customer satisfaction and develop our people to look for growth potential within the job and within the company. Our preference is to always promote internally where possible. So, wherever people start, there’s always somewhere else to go. We strive for continuous improvement and our new recruits help us to further raise the future potential of our company. Our whole business is full of people who have gone on to achieve a successful career through experiencing a variety of different roles in different locations and area of our business. We continually support and develop our people who have the desire, ambition and potential to grow.

With customers, stores and employees located in over 40 countries, GrandVision shows diversity to be at the core of its success. Grandvision is a global company proud and committed to be an equal opportunity employer.

Main purpose of the role

The Information Security Officer (ISO) is responsible for designing, building and improving data and information security at GrandVision and its Operating companies (OpCos). The ISO will work with teams and projects to identify risks, develop standards, policies and guidelines, and recommend appropriate information security controls. The ISO should keep abreast of regulatory/legal changes and evolving industry practices.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensure the security, integrity, and availability of systems and data within GrandVision
  • Evaluating Business strategies to determine security requirements
  • Develop, implement and monitor a strategic, comprehensive enterprise information security and IT risk management program to ensure that the integrity, confidentiality and availability of information is owned, controlled or processed by GrandVision
  • Develop, maintain and publish up-to-date information security policies, standards and guidelines. Oversee the approval, training, and dissemination of security policies and practices. Design, implement and maintain information security technologies, policies and procedures
  • Design, implement and maintain physical security for IT systems including requirements, policies, and procedures
  • Create and manage information security and risk management awareness training programs for all employees, contractors and approved system users.
  • Conduct and lead information security audits:
      • Information security
      • Penetration testing
      • Network security

The ISO will proactively work with business units (OpCos) to implement best practices that meet defined policies and standards for information security. He or she will also oversee a variety of IT-related risk management activities. The ideal candidate must have demonstrated knowledge, understanding and hands-on experience with all aspects of information security and risk management, including but not limited to policy, compliance, strategy, planning and implementation.

Required qualifications/level of education

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a combination of risk management, information security and IT jobs. At least 2 years must be in a senior leadership role. Employment history must demonstrate increasing levels of responsibility.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills, and the ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences
  • Proven track record and experience in developing information security policies and procedures, as well as successfully executing programs that meet the objectives of excellence in a dynamic environment.
  • Poise and ability to act calmly and competently in high-pressure, high-stress situations.
  • Must be a critical thinker, with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Degree or equivalent preferred; combination of related industrial security experience will be considered
  • Possession of Security related certification, and completion of appropriate sponsored ISSO/ISSM training courses preferred - such as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or other similar credentials, is desired.

 

More about GrandVision: www.grandvision.com
Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/grandvision

Application process

1. Apply
2. Questionnaire & Recruiter call
3. 1st Interview
4. Online Assessment & 2nd Interview
5. Offer
6. Hired

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