Shell IRM Analyst in The Hague, Netherlands


Job Title:

IRM Analyst

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Job Description:

We’re seeking a talented analyst who’s passionate about information security, to help Shell shape and drive our technology direction, with innovative processes, and a great environment to grow.

Where you fit

This role sits within the Global Functions Information Risk Management (IRM) team, who focus on information risks and security across Shell’s Functions. Ensuring our businesses have risk-based information security protection and are able to take on future business opportunities in a secure manner.

Given the dynamic opportunities and challenges posed by Shell’s functions, we’ll be looking for creativity and resourcefulness to support us to keep delivering results.

What’s the role?

As IRM Analyst, you’re going to have wide ranging responsibilities, helping to review Shell’s information security, related risks and vulnerabilities, as well as keeping abreast of legal and regulatory compliance.

A self-starter, your excellent analytical and problem-solving skills will see you confidently identifying the significance of risk and security across Global Functions, with an emphasis on innovation and agility.

More specific duties include:

  • Perform information security assessment of IT applications

  • Develop reporting and explain information risks to business stakeholders

  • Helping develop tools to support IRM processes.

Needless to say, you’ll be a natural communicator, comfortable at nurturing relationships and translating risk and security to a wide range of diverse, global stakeholders.

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IT Information Risk Management

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Company Description:

Shell Nederland BV is a platform for international collaboration, with Shell offering direct employment to around ten thousand people in the Netherlands alone, including roughly 2,800 non-Dutch employees from around 80 countries. Diversity is key at Shell Nederland, and our employees reflect the innovation that stems from a diverse workforce. By joining Shell Nederland, you will benefit from an unrivalled industry-leading development programme that will see you tap into a pool of expert knowledge that will help propel your career. Shell Nederland is the holding company of most Shell companies operating in the Netherlands. Shell Nederland also has an advisory and coordinating role in numerous areas.


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Work Location:

The Hague


What we need from you

Naturally, you’ll have experience across information risk management, compliance and assurance, audits, and business and IT general controls. Alongside your excellent influencing skills, we’re keen to hear from men and women with as many of the following as possible on your CV:

  • A qualification in CISSP, CISA, CRISC and/or CISM

  • Advanced understanding of internal and external IT security standards, and relevant legal compliance aspects

  • Proven experience with the impact of IRM on application development and operations as well as the IT Infrastructure.

  • Ability to balance IRM needs and standards in light of risk and affordability to the business, as well as business impact.

Our values

Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach. Join us and you’ll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities

Women’s perspective

We care deeply about fostering a truly diverse workplace. We believe in doing everything we can to make Shell as flexible, appealing and supportive a place for women to work as possible. We help with things like our formal (and informal) flexible working. Like our global and transparent pay policies, backed by a leadership team fully supportive of our diversity ambitions. And we'll foster your career through our Women's Career Development programme.

People with an impairment

At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We encourage anyone who may face an impairment to see Shell as a place where you'll be fully supported to grow and develop your career. It's as simple as that. If you'd like to apply, just let us know about your circumstances. We can support you throughout the process: from application, to interview, to your first day of a rewarding career with us.

City, State (if applicable):

The Hague