BOARDLINK Executive Consultants International
BOARDLINK Executive Consultants International

Head of Global IT / Compliance (m/f/d)


Our client is a successful, internationally operating industrial company. Our client generates a turnover in the three-digit million range with several thousand employees at numerous international locations. Due to its global network, our client offers excellent development and manufacturing expertise. Due to the increasing international positioning and digital transformation of the organization, our client is looking for a Head of Global IT / Compliance (m/f/d). The position holder will be the one to devise the company’s IT compliance framework and ensure that all applications and processes necessary to support its operations and objectives are compliant. The Head of Global IT / Compliance must have a solid information security management and data privacy background and provide best practice. The future job holder acts as sparring partner to the management / external parties and is responsible for the Global IT compliance team.


  • Ensure, that all applications and processes are compliant in regards of information security and data privacy.
  • Project Management / Support in IT compliance (planning and controlling of ongoing and planned projects).
  • Efficient and effective delivery of IT compliance services to the Group.
  • Definition and execution of a group-wide IT compliance roadmap.
  • Define qualitative and quantitative staffing levels.


  • Several years of experience in a senior IT role with broad coverage of information security and data privacy in the manufacturing or automotive industry.
  • Comprehensive, broad-based IT compliance knowledge and a strong understanding of information
    technology and business administration.
  • Established IT compliance as a business partner before.
  • Achieved outstanding results in implementation and execution of IT compliance.
  • Strong ISO 27001 and GDPR knowledge, VDA ISA / TISAX experience is an advantage.
  • Methodological competencies from the areas of project/service management.
  • BSc/BA in Information Technology or relevant field.
  • Fluent in English, German is an advantage.

For further information please contact Soerge Drosten +49211 545706 81.

BOARDLINK Executive Consultants International GmbH
Neuer Zollhof 3
40221 Düsseldorf

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