Strategic Advisor KPN CISO

  • Security
  • Amsterdam
  • Medior
  • WO


  • A gross monthly salary of a minimum of € 4920 and a maximum of € 7234 depending on your work experience
  • Participation in the new way of working (hybrid 2 days per week from the office & the other days from your home)
  • Annual individual and collective salary increases based on the KPN Collective Labor Agreement (CAO)


As Strategy & Policy Advisor you decide on the KPN security policy for your technical specialism, for example mobile, encryption or quantum computing. 

As a specialist you give substantive advice on how the policy should be interpreted. This could involve simple questions, but it might also mean that for an extended period you take part (laterally) in big programs. Your activities bring you into contact with government bodies and companies in the Netherlands or telecom providers in other countries. If this is something you enjoy, attending and speaking at conferences is also part of the job. 



Your role as Strategic Advisor KPN CISO


As Strategy & Policy Advisor youare responsible for the KPN security policy in your technical specialism. You follow the developments in information technology and digital security and translate them into policy. In addition, you give advice on projects that keep or make KPN secure. 


In this position:  

  • You are the technical specialist in your field (mobile, encryption, post-
  • quantum or another specialism). 
  • You translate policy into technical implications and vice versa. 
  • You are the link between CISO and the rest of the organization. 
  • You stay in contact with the outside world and you are interested in new    

              technological and/or policy developments. 


More about your position

This is your team


In this position you work as part of the team of the CISO’s Office, where around 30 professionals put their heart and soul into their work for KPN, security and society. The CISO’s Office focuses on developing strategy and policy and verifying and promoting security in the KPN organization. At the CISO’s Office our work encompasses several disciplines. 

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What will you bring us?


For this position we are looking for a top-class information security professional who is proactive, forthright and sensitive to the organization, someone who dares to think outside the box.  


You also have: 

  • A university education, preferably in an appropriate discipline. 
    • At least five years of work experience in security, business operations and/or risk management or a similar working environment. 
    • Qualifications in this field, for instance Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). 


Even if you don't meet all the requirements listed, we still encourage you to apply.  



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What will you get from us


Naturally, we also have a lot to offer you. This is what you get from us: 

  • A gross monthly salary of at least €4800 and up to €7057 depending on your work experience and based on 37 hours. 
  • Flextime up to 40 hours per week, for which you get up to 8.5% extra gross salary. 
  • A supplement of 10.5% of your gross monthly salary (including 8% vacation allowance). 
  • A variable bonus scheme of 9% in line with scale 12. 
  • Every year an individual and collective increase under our CAO [collective labor agreement]. 
  • Good opportunities for growth and training and a personal training budget of €1500; in fact, we expect you to continue developing! 
  • A good work-life balance (for example two days in the office, three days at home, transition leave, swapping public holidays for others that fit in with your religious or cultural background). 
  • Remote working shop to enable you to set up your workstation at home optimally, with a mobile phone and laptop of course. 
  • 50% discount on KPN products and services such as KPN Internet. 
  • A commuting allowance: either our bike allowance of €0.40 per kilometer, or €0.23 per kilometer if you use your own car, or full reimbursement of 2nd class travel on public transport. Additionally, you get €10 per month internet allowance and a homeworking allowance of €2.15 per day. 
  • Excellent pension conditions: a total contribution of 23% of your pensionable salary of which KPN contributes 16% and you contribute 7%. 


We have a fervent belief in technology. In combination with human contact it becomes even more powerful. So we would like to meet you!  

Do you want to know more? Contact our recruiter Milena Tjalsma-Otten on +31 (0)6 10 56 68 26 or at 


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What happens after you apply?


You apply

Is this job opening your dream job? Thank you for applying. We will receive your application and contact you soon.


Phone call

We'd like to get to know you better. We'll schedule an initial meeting. One of our recruiters will contact you by phone.


Second interview

Both sides still satisfied? Then a second interview will be scheduled.


Welcome to the team

Welcome to KPN. Today starts your induction program.

Interested? Send us your application!

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