Security Specialist

Geplaatst: 2 maanden geleden

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Develop and implement Enza Zaden’s global security framework What are you going to do?

Do you want to help provide healthy vegetables for everyone in the world? Do you want to contribute to the improvement and sustainability of food production?

Enza Zaden is an innovative biotech company that develops, produces and sells seeds for vegetable varieties all over the world.

As a Security Specialist you Develop and implement Enza Zaden’s global security framework (global policies, processes and procedures), in line with Enza Zaden’s overall security strategy and objectives and relevant rules and regulations, to increase overall compliance and necessary awareness and knowledge levels among Enza Zaden’s employees.

Your key accountabilities are:

  • Develop Enza Zaden’s global security policy framework in line with Enza Zaden’s overall security strategy and objectives (set by the Manager Architecture & Security). Monitor implementation and compliance of policy, processes and procedures within the organization.
  • Develop and implement a global security awareness program to increase the necessary awareness and knowledge regarding (information) security, with Enza Zaden’s employees.
  • Lead projects initiated by the Security department. Ensure project deliverables are realized according to agreed budget, deadlines and quality standards.
  • As part of a (business) project team, provide stakeholders with objective advice and ensure alignment on how to develop solutions that are in line with Enza Zaden’s global security framework and relevant rules and regulations
  • Further develop and improve risk management systems and develop contingency plans to limit Enza Zaden’s exposure to security risks. Proactively identify security risks, issues, dependencies and constraints associated within projects or business policies or processes and escalate appropriately.


Your power

  • Background/degree in Information Security or Business Administration.
  • Significant experience in the field of Information Security, for example in the role of Consultant, Advisor or Officer.
  • Experience in leading projects and managing a diverse group of stakeholders, in various levels in an organization.
  • The ability to communicate effectively; persuade, motivate and raise awareness.
  • Result driven.


Who are we?

Enza Zaden is an independent family business with more than 2500 colleagues. Sounds special? It is! As a biotech breeding company innovation is key and our focus on innovation and development has made us big. This also applies to our people! We are growing fast and there is plenty of room for you to grow with us but we always stay focused on personal contact. Furthermore, you will of course get:

  • A very good salary! Both fixed and a good bonus scheme,
  • A good pension,
  • 26 vacation days with the possibility to buy additional ones;
  • A laptop and phone;
  • Flexible working, where you are partly in the office to work with colleagues or can do focus work at home;
  • An innovative work environment where your ideas are valued,
  • A collegial atmosphere, we like to have fun!
  • A training budget and personal growth plan so you can continue to develop.


Our power

Enza Zaden is a vegetable breeding company that develops vegetable varieties. And produces and sells its seeds all over the world. We have made an animation to explain to you properly (and as briefly as possible) what we do.

The purpose of our work? To offer everyone worldwide access to healthy and varied vegetables. With more than 2000 passionate colleagues all over the world, we work together every day on the vegetables of tomorrow.

Would you like to know more about Enza Zaden as an employer? Then take a look at the Careers & Learning page or view our page on LinkedIn.


Please, send your application to our Recruitment department, via the Apply now! button.

More information:
Sander Schoe, Recruiter, tel +31 6 2136 8907,