Information Security and Compliance Officer (m/f/d) 100%

Switzerland, Schaffhausen
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As Corporate Information Security Officer (ISO) you will be responsible for establishing "Governance, Risk and Compliance" for GF in our 3 Divisions. This means you will work in alignment with the Corporate "Information Security Management System (ISMS)" which is governed by the Corporate Information Security team. The ISMS is a global management system of the Corporate Information Security team (CIST) in which the divisions and partners are integrated.
Your overall goal is to follow the IT Security and Information Security Strategy of GF Corp. The main goal of both strategies is to achieve robustness against Cyber Attacks. – To achieve cyber robustness (or resilience) you will follow the NIST cybersecurity framework to identify and manage cyber risks in the division and to report them into the ISMS and to the Corp CISO team.
Our goal is to align GF to the ISMS guidelines and policies. You will support and drive the ISO27001 certification of Corp IT. You will be counterpart for external information security requests from insurances, major business partners, questions from the divisions concerning ISMS Policies and guidelines and for certification topics.
In this role, you will be globally communicating, aligning and coordinating in the division across all sites, business and IT functions as well as with sourcing partners. Working closely with the DPO Office, you will also challenge divisions towards legal compliance for decentral managed Systems.
As the owner of GF's ISMS, regular updates and improvements will be one of your main focusses.
You like to work with passion by embracing and encompassing diversity and inclusion. You come with a big bowl of curiosity and interest in life-long learning to all situations. You enrich this with a deeply rooted positive energy and a good sense of humour. You are able to and willing to solve challenging situations and you are ready for a challenging and fast-paced innovation minded environment. If you have hands-on IT operation experiences and a strong will to implement change with a positive “can do / decide / act fast” attitude, you are the candidate we are looking for in this role.

Your tasks

  • Take over and develop the ISMS (OneTrust) within GF globally
  • First point of contact for the division for Information Security Governance Risk and Controls
  • Controlling the whole process and daily "operation" of technical and business risk assessments with communication to risk owners for adequate risk treatment (close, reduce, accept)
  • Supporting the IT and business in finding solutions, initiating and coordinating necessary risk mitigating actions
  • Consultant for implementation of GF security solutions and standards
  • Managing of divisional security, risk and audit relevant documentation
  • Peer with IT Architects, IT Management, Risk management, Corporate and divisional DPOs and divisional representatives

Your profile

  • Legal, regulatory and legislative compliance requirements, recommendations and best practices
  • Cybersecurity standards, methodologies and frameworks
  • Experienced in rolling out ISMS within a global company
  • Deeper knowledge and experience with ISO27001 and Auditing-related certification
  • Hands-on IT operation, cloud experience and security architecture mind-set
  • Ability to independently prioritize and to work independently, flexible, efficiently and target oriented with excellent time management skills with ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Reliable, personal resilient, high sense of responsibility and ability to work globally with multiple different cultures in a professional, friendly and confident manner
  • Good communication skills, excellent written and spoken English and German – other languages are helpful
  • Commitment, the ability to work in a team and solid MS Office knowledge completes your profile
  • Security Certifications are positively seen (CISM, CRISC, CISSP, SANS)


Clear vision and purpose Clear vision and purpose
Clear vision and purpose "We are a sustainability and innovation leader providing superior customer value" is our vision and this is what guides us. Our purpose "becoming better every day - since 1802" is what inspires us in our daily work.
Sustainability and innovation focus Sustainability and innovation focus
Sustainability and innovation focus We have high sustainability and innovation goals. Let's work towards a sustainable future together.
Excellent learning tools Excellent learning tools
Excellent learning tools At GF we provide development opportunities for everyone. We offer global learning tools as well as trainings and specialized courses.
Great career opportunities Great career opportunities
Great career opportunities GF as a global acting company provides many opportunities regarding career growth. We also offer a dedicated talent management process (MyNextBigStep@GF) to boost your career.
Sport Activities Sport Activities
Sport Activities We support the purchase of a fitness studio membership from the center of your choice with a subsidy. We also offer active health promotion with other sport activities.

Your contact

René Saiu
HR Manager Corporate
Amsler-Laffon-Strasse 9
8201 Schaffhausen
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Who we are

Georg Fischer (GF) comprises three divisions: GF Piping Systems, GF Casting Solutions and GF Machining Solutions. The Corporation is headquartered in Switzerland and has 15'000 employees worldwide. GF is the preferred partner of its customers for the safe transport of liquids and gases, lightweight casting components, and high-precision manufacturing technologies.