Security Officer

Within Sdu Information security plays a very important role in guaranteeing our services. It is also an important aspect in increasing our customer satisfaction. With your coordinating capacities and knowledge on Security, you, as a Security Officer, know how to advise your colleagues. As

Security Officer

you are the go-to for our Security policies, vision, strategy and related processes. Together with our (Security) Architects and our development teams you embody Security, and guarantee the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information within our organization and create awareness within Sdu about it. In your role you will help our organization mature in the area of Security, and manage the changes required to increase our maturity level. You will have sufficient freedom to shape it according to your insights. We are therefore looking for someone with a clear vision and ideas. At the same time you will be able to develop yourself further in this area as well.

You are supported by our board of directors in the roll-out, and you will act on tactical/strategic level. You will report to the CIO. You will work closely together with our architects, agile development teams, business owners, contract managers en HR. Furthermore you will manage the relationship with the Group CISO and other international security stakeholders within the parent company Lefebvre-Sarrut.


What you will be doing

  • Together with the (security) architects cocreating the IT Security policies & plans and keeping them up-to-date.

  • Determining risks around information and resources & taking measures (both technical and organizational) to minimize the risks.

  • Carrying out internal checks and support follow-up.

  • Ensuring business continuity.

  • Supporting security-related questions.

  • Providing advice to the management and other stakeholders on IT Security matters.

  • Mapping all security processes, process owners and resources.

  • Monitoring of all security initiatives.

  • Supervising IT security awareness to increase employee awareness in this area.

This is you

  • You have at least a completed Bachelor of Science.

  • In possession of a CISM certification or prepared to achieve this in the short term.

  • At least 2 years of experience in a service position as Information Manager, Privacy Officer of related position in an IT-providing organization.

  • You have good communication skills and you have a strong persuasiveness to interact with stakeholders both internally and externally.

  • Dutch and English language skills in word and writing.

You can count on us

An enthusiastic team and great colleagues who share a common vision. In addition to a good salary (€ 4.300 – € 4.700 depending on knowledge and experience), we have excellent fringe benefits, including a partly profit-dependent year-end bonus and a supplementary personal budget of 4% with which you can save for extra leave, for example. Your holiday allowance can be paid out flexibly. Of course, you have the possibility to work partly from home and you get a discount on a subscription to the gym in the building. We attach great importance to your professional development and have, for example, an active Learning & Development programme. Furthermore, within Sdu LINK is active, a platform aimed at Sdu employees who wish to develop themselves. Our employment conditions are based on the Cao for the publishing industry. Sdu is located in The Hague on the Maanweg, within walking distance of Voorburg Station.

Are you the one we are looking for?
Please send your resume and motivation stating Medior Security Officer to For more information, please contact Saskia Smeele, 0612965589.