Information Security Manager

Date: May 26, 2021

Location: Shanghai, CN

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.


Purpose of the Job:

Set up and implement information security strategy and policies to protect Bekaert information assets and physical assets (IP protection).



Your Role:

1) Develop information security strategy and implementation

Develop information security strategy to safeguard Bekaert assets, make long term and short term plan , and set up goals and action plan, align industry standards with Bekaert practices. Make effective communications of the stratgety and goals to business units and it's partners, inflence management to promote information security.

2) Partner with business leaders

Partner and communicate with business leaders from all level, including VP, GM and managers to ensure loss prevention strategy implementation, and better understand business needs.

3) Maintain, develop, and Manage BSM system 

Maintain and manage Bekaert Security Management system (BSM) to ensure it's implementation in Bekaert, provide training and receive feedback on the BSM system, organize BSM audit and ensure corrective action taken, communicate with business leaders of the audit result and make continuse improvement over the system.

4) Lead Security Coordinators team

Lead Security Coordinators team, Plan & coordinate security activities China wide, and efficiently support and direct security coordinators to fulfill their tasks, Provide training & coaching to team members.Organize and run monthly and yearly meetings, share good practices and etc.

5) Security Awareness

Set up long term and yearly plan for security awareness programs, maintain the routine security awareness activities, and support plant to do the security awareness activities

6) GPCS & China cyber security compliance lead

Manage the Graded Protection of Cyber Security (GPCS) & China cyber security compliance in Bekaert as lead

7) Parternership with IT department

Good understanding of ICT technology, keep contact with Bekaert IT for IT security and incident response, support IT security intiiatives including digital transformation.

8) Manage IP protection Projects

Partner with business to support them to do the IP protection projects based on ISMS (ISO 27000).


Context Description & Dimensions:

Report to Security Head Asia


Your Profile:

- Bachelor degree or above, major in Information Technology or Security is a plus;
- At least 8 years work experience, more than 3 years’ experience in information security related experience
- Lead auditor on ISMS (ISO27001) and CISSP credential are preferred.
- Good inter-personal communication skill.
- Good knowledge in project management.
- Good command of spoken and written English.



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