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Information Security Officer

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We are seeking an experienced Information Security Officer with overall responsibility for securing the confidentiality, integrity and availability of our corporate information assets. Do you want to be part of a market leading company and develop professionally with our team of retail experts? Continue reading!

Extenda Retail is a leading software provider to global retailers. We help major retail chains with their digital business transformation by delivering innovative solutions and services that enable our clients to lead the retail technology revolution. Extenda Retail was born out of the merger of Visma Retail and Extenda, two leading retail technology firms. We have an extensive client base across the Nordics and throughout Europe with our solutions being used in over 35 countries.

The role as Information Security Officer

As an Information Security Officer you will have a broad set of responsibility to help our company be secure. We are working in a diverse environment where you, in the role as ISO, will promote your mission and vision for information security across products and services to all employees, contractors, customers and vendors of Extenda Retail. 

Here is a scoop of responsibilities to get a deeper understanding of what you’ll do in the role as Information Security Officer:

  • Develop and implement the company’s Information Security Management System
  • Develop and maintain information security policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Document, promote and implement a risk assessment framework 
  • Coordinate information security training and evangelize safe data handling practices company-wide
  • Coordinate internal and external information security control assessments
  • Develop, document and test business continuity and disaster recovery processes
  • Develop and maintain Security Incident Response plans, including evidence handling and forensic analysis
  • Data Privacy and GDPR, preferably in relation to cloud technology (SaaS), Retail Customer Loyalty programs, Pharma products

Who are we looking for? 

To succeed in this position you come with previous experience of working with drafting, maintaining and enforcing information security policies and procedures. We also think that you are knowledgeable on international data privacy standards and regulations including the EU General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR), the US shield and furthermore. As we put a lot of emphasis on your personality we hope that the thought of new technology intrigues you as you love to learn new things. You are also equally comfortable with diving into details as you are with driving workshops and successfully interact with customers and suppliers.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge and experience managing information security domains and control objectives including:
    • Organizational and Human Resource security
    • Asset Management
    • Access Control
    • Cryptography
    • Physical & Environmental Security
    • System procurement & Supplier relationships
    • Information Security Incident Management
    • Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery
    • Personal Data inventories and processes
  • Coordination of ISO 27001, ISAE 3402 or similar 3rd party attestation of information security controls
  • Experience with contract review as it relates to information security and data privacy for both inbound and outbound products and service agreements, working with legal requirements and questionnaires. May also require direct contact with customers and suppliers. 
  • Experience from the global retail business is a plus
  • Fluent in Swedish both verbal and written


This position will be located at our headquarters at Lindhagensgatan in Stockholm. 

Joining Extenda Retail you will get the opportunity to…

Join a workplace with a young and social work environment where you get exciting and professional challenges and work with competent colleagues with a specific expertise in retail. You will get the opportunity to work with a Scandinavian based company that operates as market leaders in a highly competitive space. We work in cross functional teams united by our mission of simplifying shopping through innovation and our retail industry experience and expertise.

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Lindhagensgatan 94
112 18 Stockholm Directions info@extendaretail.com


KNOWLEDGE: We know our products, our customers, our services and our market


CURIOSITY: We want to innovate, know more and understand

TRUST: We see people as able, having good intent and showing accountability

COURAGE: We focus on long term results and quality

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