Shell IT Risk Specialist in The Hague, Netherlands


Job Title:

IT Risk Specialist

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Job Description:

An ideal move for an ambitious Information Security & Risk Management professional – we’ll give you the go ahead to develop your expertise, take ownership and make a genuine impact.

Where you fit in

Shell is cultivating an Information Security & Risk Management capability with a “go-first, go fast, go furthest” mentality. Our team combine academic thinking with an Agile mindset to identify and exploit opportunities where information Technology & Information Security can add business value. Their portfolio is filled with some of the world’s most challenging & innovative IT projects.

What’s the role?

You’ll be a subject-matter expert, providing information security and risk management to our business application owners, IT-managers and IT operations teams. You’ll use your analytical flair to assess the risks and apply effective – and cost-effective – countermeasures.

Delivering reliable, affordable and secure operations starts with good insight into business processes, goals and risks. That means working in true partnership with decision-makers and service users across the business.

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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


You’ll need to be a capable IT professional with proven experience in a role focused on IT risk. Beyond that, we’re keen to hear from men and women with as many of the following attributes as possible:

  • You have a related industry certification, for example, CISA, ITIL, CCSP/CISSP.

  • You’re developing your area of expertise at the point where Information Security intersects with business risk appetite.

  • You’re enthusiastic about working in an efficient and cost-effective way.

  • You fully embrace team spirit and would enjoy working with a wide variety of people in a diverse, international environment.

  • You have a “getting things done” mentality; you work positively, proactively and pragmatically with others to achieve results.

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 and transparent pay policies, backed by a leadership team that’s fully supportive of our diversity ambitions.

People with an impairment

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City, State (if applicable):

The Hague