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Junior Information Security Officer

Creata il 17-05-2024
Location Ghent


Where are you based? This role is available for Hybrid working from our Ghent office.

What’s the mission?

Hi there! ✋ Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey safeguarding digital scopes with Showpad, a global leader in cutting-edge sales enablement technology? We're on the lookout for an Junior Information Security Officer to fortify our defences and champion our mission to revolutionize the sales experience!

What will you be doing?

As Junior Information Security Officer you will be participating in the operation, execution, and maintenance of Showpad’s ISO/IEC 27001 - 27701-based Information Security Management System (ISMS) and Privacy Management System (PIMS), including:

  • Support Showpad’s Go To Market team in responding to compliance- and information security-related RFPs and questions from customers and prospects.
  • Create customer-facing documentation, and participate in calls with customers.
  • Assess and monitor critical third-party suppliers’ information security standards.
  • Provide specialist advice on current processes and strategies and act as the main contact for compliance- and security-related issues.
  • Help manage and maintain the Information Security risk management program and perform risk identification, assessment, and control selection activities. Follow up on risk treatment activities with internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Perform and follow up on internal audit activities, including assisting with internal audit plans and preparing for audit reporting to Showpad management.
  • Participate in information security compliance projects, including planning, guiding, executing, and reporting on project progress.
  • Create user awareness by assisting in information security campaigns and providing training to foster and maintain a security-aware company. 
  • Help ensure the compliance of Showpad’s infrastructure and sustain its ISO/IEC 27001 - 27701 certification status.
  • Help support the Business Continuity Program and facilitate training and exercises. Report on BCP and Disaster Recovery performance to Showpad management.

Are you the right match?

  • College degree (Bachelor’s or higher) with at least two (2) years of relevant experience in the information security and risk management area.
  • Previous experience with security standards.
  • Strong understanding of IT environments.
  • Knowledge of the laws and regulations applicable to the personal data gathered, processed, and transferred by Showpad, with an emphasis on GDPR.
  • Holds relevant information security and/or risk management certifications, or has a readiness to obtain them.
  • Strong initiative and drive.
  • High level of organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and project management skills, proven ability to design clear processes, and a very detail oriented yet flexible approach to problem solving.
  • Fluency in English writing and speaking.


  • Proven success in a B2B SaaS organisation.
  • Experience with the SSAE 16, ISAE 3402, and ISO/IEC 27001 - 27701 security standards is an asset. 
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations governing sensitive personal information, such as PCI-DSS or HIPAA (even if not directly applicable to Showpad).

Who are we?

Founded in 2011, Showpad is the world’s leading Enablement Operating System (eOS™). We align Sales and Marketing teams around impactful content and measurable engagement, enabling sellers to build unique buying experiences and continuously improve conversion rates. Sellers close more deals – faster – with Showpad.

With dual-headquarters in Ghent and Chicago, regional offices in London, Munich and Wroclaw, and remote hubs across the US and EMEA, Showpad is powered by a diverse global workforce of more than 550 people. Our employee value proposition centers around impact, purpose and belonging. Our culture is based on flexibility, trust and setting people up for success. At Showpad, we foster inclusion, innovate for impact and never stop to raise the bar. We take serious care of our people but never take ourselves too seriously.

What can you expect from us?

We welcome every voice and are committed to building a truly inclusive environment where your differences are not just welcomed, they are celebrated. We’re building a best-in-class experience for our employees and are always identifying opportunities to encourage our team to be their authentic selves. Whether that’s paid parental leave, paid holidays, paid time off to volunteer at non-profit organizations, personal development opportunities or professional stretch assignments, you can expect Showpad to support you. 

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive organization and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other dimensions of identity.