We are hiring! Do you have experience and passion in IT Security? Do you want to be part of very important cyber security projects? Then join our team today! We offer you a competitive salary package, exciting tasks and a good company environment within an international role.

Core Activities

We would like to hire a IT Security Manager dedicated to Freight for Western Europe: Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Portugal and Great Britain. This is a role where you will take part in different projects and are able to guide these projects from the start. The role acts as an IT security expert and is responsible for the management of information security tasks as well as support IT Service Management within the cluster. The IT Security reports into the VP Business IT Freight Western Europe.

Core Tasks

  • Information Security Risk Management & Treatment; To support and ensure compliance related to IS risk management and resolution within the cluster.
  • Information Security Compliance & Governance; To implement a governance structure around IS management and compliance while confirming stakeholders are indeed compliant to the target security model, following up on improvement actions if necessary.
  • Information Security Reporting; To provide visibility of ongoing activities/projects/programs related to Information Security as well as current compliance figures across the cluster organization.
  • Information Security Incident Management; Take the lead in relation to Information Security incidents, managing overall handling and resolution of the issue as well as scoping the impact and establishing corrective action.
  • Service Level Management; Define and manage service level agreements with both customers and suppliers, ensuring a service is setup and delivered in line with requirements
  • IT contract management & business review; Manage contracts setup with IT suppliers, periodically reviewing the requirements and ensuring timely updates. Organize periodic business review meetings with IT suppliers.

Profile and Personal qualities

  • Bachelor degree or equal due to experience.
  • Relevant experience in information security (5-10 years).
  • Fluent in English is a must, Dutch, French and other languages are a plus.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Excellent planning skills and ability to co-ordinate own work load.
  • Have a methodical and organized approach to work with the ability to think ahead and prioritize tasks.
  • Motivated to drive efficient processes and maintain accurate information.
  • Strong communicator who is used to take initiative.

We offer

  • Competitive salary package 
  • Monday to Friday, flexible hours for discussion
  • Excellent working environment and with IT Mobility
  • Exciting position where you can shape the role yourself
  • Flexible based role.

About DHL Freight

DHL is the worldwide leading company in logistics. DHL's divisions provide customers with expertise in national and international express and parcel shipments, e-commerce and fulfillment services, air and ocean freight, road and rail transportation and supply chain management. DHL Freight, those are the road transport experts. DHL Freight offers European B2B road transport for pallets, groupage, partial or full truckloads.

As a globally operating company, we regard the diversity of our employees as a true strength. Our people have a wide range of cultural backgrounds – all with different skills, experiences and perspectives. We encourage a work environment where no one is excluded, based on mutual respect, openness, honesty, trust and collaboration to achieve the highest possible productivity, creativity and efficiency.


Please submit your cover letter and resume by clicking the apply button and we will contact you! Do you have any questions regarding this vacancy than please contact Susan Vonk, Recruiter a.i., via susan.vonk@dhl.com.