Information Security & Risk Consultant

Organization description

This organization is an independent, specialized advisor, taking care of your digital security needs. They provide security advice, testing, training and certification services for their customers and cover all aspects such as people, policies, organizational processes, networks, systems, applications and data, where technology has their main focus and is their core expertise.

This organization identifies IT security risks, from an independent standpoint, whilst maintaining the highest level of confidentiality and integrity. They provide transparent advice about the state of your digital security. This enables their customers to take the correct measures to identify, reduce, and prevent digital security issues. 

For our client, we are looking for an Information Security Consultant with a security mindset in the field of information security for their office in provinces Noord-Holland and Noord-Brabant.

Function description

Do you understand the true value of information and the risks if this information is not properly protected? Are you able to look at any business with a "risk approach"? Are you challenged by developing solutions for clients for the various security issues and training your customers on privacy awareness? 

As an Information Security Consultant, you know how to make a concise analysis and how to provide concrete security advice in complex organizational situations. You analyze risks and perform audits to make this advice. You will work in a team of security specialists and experts and are eager to grow your knowledge.  You are proud to work for this company, because of the security experience and knowledge, diversity in customers and challenging projects.

As an Information Security Consultant you have a lot of freedom and are independent. On average 50% of your time is spent with the client. The rest of your time you work on whitepapers, you process and review your reports, learn more about the latest IT Security developments and prepare yourself for your next projects. 

As a Information Security Consultant, you take care of:

  • Performing Information security projects for customers in a team and independent.
  • Providing written reports, both in English and Dutch.
  • Solution-oriented client interaction.
  • Your personal development via training courses and events .
  • Creating simple templates and standards.

What the client requests

You are a Business Information Security Consultant with:

  • A completed Bachelor of Master's degree, where ICT or Security Management focus is a pre.
  • Preferably have or willing to obtain CISSP, CISSM or CISA certifications.
  • 0 to 3 years of work experience.

As an Information Security Consultant you have knowledge and skills in Project Management, consulting and IT Security.  You are familiar with risk analysis and capable to provide client-focused advice. With your supportive, proactive and positive personality, you know how to engage both your clients and colleagues. You have excellent communications skills, both written and oral in Dutch and English. You do not have 9 to 5 mentality and traveling to customers, including overnight stays, is no problem.

What the client offers

A good salary is included in their employment terms package. As this is a growing organisation, you have the opportunity to grow with them and shape not only your career but the company too. You will work a team of experts with great passion for their profession. The informal working atmosphere and open spaces in Amsterdam and Eindhoven are illustrative of their open and driven character.


Uren per week40 upw
RegioNoord-Holland of Noord-Brabant
OpleidingsniveauHBO, WO
Meer weten?Dennis Nuijens, (M) +31 (0)6 588 129 77