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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Information Management

Helsinki, FI Stargard, PL Tampere, FI

Information Security Manager, Kalmar

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Making your next move count


We are offering a great opportunity to join a growing team of IM experts, to work with state-of-the-art technologies that enable taking Kalmar to the next level. Come grow with us!


We will consider applicants from both Helsinki, Tampere- Finland and Stargard-Poland


The main purpose of the role is to ensure Kalmar IM security risk identification and mitigation in order to secure business continuity. Your main responsibility as an Information Security Manager will be to proactively look for new threats and plan needed actions to prevent security incidents.


The main purpose of the role is to ensure Kalmar IM security risk identification and mitigation in order to secure business continuity. Proactively look for new threats and plan needed actions to prevent security incidents. Work actively together with Kalmar divisions, Group and other BA information security persones to improve Cargotec security position.

Main tasks and responsibilities


  • Drive Information security risk identification together with Kalmar business, IM, and group security functions
  • Ensure that Kalmar has adequate business continuity plans for our information systems and clear responsibilities in handling security incidents
  • Ensures that the common policies, standards and guidelines are followed
  • Ensures  that identified vulnerabilities in BA IM systems are acted on
  • Coordinates security audits in BA 
  • Has knowledge of the products, key processes, information technology systems, data and contact persons in Kalmar
  • Monitors security training results and security awareness trainings within Kalmar
  • Acts as a focal point in any security incident response process related to Kalmar.


What you’ll need to succeed


In order to succeed in this role, you should possess the ability to lead people in virtual teams, be natural at building internal and external networks in an international environment, but also be comfortable with hands-on technical work.  You perform well under pressure, capable of challenging and defending your work. 


In addition you will also need:

  • Education in information technology or relevant experience. 
  • 5 plus years of experience with information security or at least industrial one
  • Good ability in networking and forming relationships with internal and external stakeholders / Ability to work with and independently engage in projects with international teams and in virtual environment
  • Structured way of working 
  • Ability to clearly communicate with business as well as IT personnel
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English.


Success criteria:
You can provide a clear visibility of the main information security risks in Kalmar and a clear plan to  mitigate current vulnerabilities. You have good relation and way of working with key stakeholders in Kalmar business as well as with IM and group security function. Kalmar does not get major business impact from information security incidents. 


You will be part of


We believe in our people as it is our people who really make the difference. We always work in close collaboration with our customers, deliver on our promises and never walk away no matter how big the challenge. We succeed because we do it together. With us, you will have the opportunity to realise your potential and become an important member of our global team.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package geared to boost health and wellbeing
All our employees are offered comprehensive Learning & Development opportunities, annual development plan and career progression opportunities
In most of our positions, you have flexible working hours and hybrid work (combination of remote work and on-site work)
At Cargotec, you will join a truly international working environment and support making global trade faster, smarter, and more sustainable - smarter cargo flow for a better everyday.


Interested to join?


For further information please contact Tero Lehtonen, Vice President, Information Management, Kalmar by email at

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application today!

Please note that the interview process may begin before the closing date of the job posting.

Please also note that the recruitment process for this position is coordinated by our HR team part of Cargotec Business Services based in Bulgaria.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move.


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.