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Information Security Manager

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Date: 28-Dec-2021

Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Company: Uniper



Our Asset Risk department within Asset Management in Rotterdam is looking for an Information Security Manager



What we offer
At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.



How we work
Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for


Uniper produces electricity, heat and steam in the Netherlands. Our power stations contribute to the security of supply in the Netherlands. We also provide support services that help balance the high-voltage grid. For more than 10 years, we have been working closely with the surrounding industry in Rotterdam to put residual materials to good use and thereby reduce CO2 emissions. In the dynamic energy world, we are constantly working on new business perspectives with alternative fuels and products, in close cooperation with the Port Authority, TenneT and current and future customers. Uniper is working hard on reducing CO2 and aims to be fully CO2 neutral by 2035.


Scope & Responsibilities

  • Develop and operate the Information Security Management System (ISMS) Netherlands for our local power plants as integrated part of our overarching Asset ISMS.
  • Jointly with the functional Information Security Representatives (ISR) and stakeholders within the various locations and relevant disciplines create, develop and communicate a multiyear development plan and translate this to an achievable action annual plan to ensure organizational (education and training), procedural and technical demands necessary to achieve Information Security compliance and performance
  • Adapt the central ISMS blueprint to meet the National legal requirements
  • Responsibility for the implementation of the Netherlands ISMS Governance Framework
  • Accountable for ISO 27001 certification.
  • Prepare organize, facilitate and follow-up internal and external audits for Assets in the Netherlands
  • Functional support for the local Information Security Representatives (ISR) per site.
  • Organize the National ISMS security community, emergency and business continuity plans being the first point of contact for ISMS security issues
  • Accountability for application and compliance of our ISMS processes in the  Netherlands including inventory, risk analysis, threat and (near & actual) incident-management including (trend) analysis
  • Working closely with Uniper IT, Enterprise Security and the ISO-COO as an interface towards the Operations site
  • Verify and validate Information Security awareness and provide training and coaching of employees



Who we are seeking

  • Completed university study MSc Information / Cyber Security or Cyber Security specialisation as part of Master’s programme Computer Science  or a comparable qualification in engineering, informatics, control engineering
  • Experiencedin implementing and / or operating an ISMS or experienced in vulnerability and risk management in the field of Information Security
  • In depth understanding and knowledge of OT security or, alternatively in network security
  • Qualifications as ISO 27001 auditor or implementer are beneficial
  • Strong communication, connecting and coordination skills
  • High level of motivation and accountability – ownership combined with strong analytical and conceptual skills, as well as structured working methods
  • Hands on mentality is required in a non-stop operating environment  
  • Experience in the energy sector or an OT (f.ex. automation) area are beneficial
  • Fluent English language skills
  • Fluent Dutch language skills




If you have any questions about this role, please contact: career@uniper.energy

Please note that applications by e-mail cannot be considered for data protection reasons.



Job information

Contract type: Fixed-term  
Working Hours:     Full time,  
Start Date:
Deadline: 01/02/2022




Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.