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The CISO is responsible for the information and cyber security policy and coordination of initiatives. He/she understands the needs and challenges of the business that are essential for a 24/7 container terminal operation. You translate this into the security strategy. From there, you define an action plan and initiate the necessary initiatives with the aim of increasing security maturity.

The CISO acts as a SPOC (Single-Point-of-Contact) between MPET Senior Management, users, the ATS Shared Service Center of Cyber Services Organization and external partners for the delivery, support and execution of the Cyber & Information Services .


  • Developing, implementing and managing the information security policy and strategy to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the systems, network and data;
  • Implementing standard information security procedures to optimize the quality of digital and IT services;
  • Managing NIS and ISO 27001 compliance projects and internal processes;
  • Managing the Governance on Information & Cyber ​​Security domain;
  • Performing risk assessments and vulnerability scans to identify potential threats and implement effective risk mitigation strategies;
  • Building and maintaining relationships with internal stakeholders;
  • Structural reporting to PSA Antwerp and TIL and streamlining and standardizing a number of security processes;
  • Working with internal and external teams to ensure security controls are integrated into operational processes;
  • Staying abreast of the latest security trends and technologies and encouraging their acceptance within the organization;
  • Assisting with security awareness and training programs for employees, promoting a security culture throughout the company;
  • Collaborating with all stakeholders to provide the most optimal, secure, high-performance and stable digital and IT services;
  • Organizing meetings of the Digital Information Security Committee.



For the CISO we are looking for someone with the following background:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information security or a related field. A master's degree is a plus;
  • Experience: Minimum 5 to 10 years of experience in information security, with a focus on IT/OT & ZeroTrust security, program management;
  • In-depth knowledge of security frameworks, standards and regulations (e.g. ISO 27001, NIS, GDPR);
  • Strong understanding of network security, cloud security, application security and data protection;
  • Proven experience implementing security policies, procedures and controls;
  • Familiarity with risk management methodologies.



  • You work in an international, innovative environment;
  • You work in a tangible sector with great social relevance;
  • Your work has an impact on a socially critical infrastructure, so you can count on a lot of attention within the organization and the necessary budgets;
  • You will have the opportunity to take on a pioneering role in a technically innovative environment;
  • A leadership role with impact and visibility;
  • You can count on an attractive salary package with fringe benefits;
  • Place of employment: Deurganckdok, Antwerp.

Amon is MPET's exclusive recruitment partner for this vacancy.
Interested? Please contact Griet Saey (

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Security, IT Manager


MSC PSA European Terminal (MPET) is a joint venture between PSA and Terminal Investment Limited (TIL). It is the largest container terminal in Europe and handles more than 50% of the total Antwerp container volume.
MPET is equipped with 41 container cranes and has 9 berths to handle the largest ships in the world.

IT Security is one of the spearheads of MPET. Since then, generating a clear roadmap and policies, and creating more IT Security awareness, has been an important policy point within the organization. The organization is growing rapidly and wants to focus on a number of security aspects by creating a dedicated CISO role.


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