Senior Risk Manager - Industrial Technology


Job description

ASM is currently looking for a Senior Risk Manager to join our Global Risk Management team in Almere, The Netherlands.

Key roles of the Risk Management team are: Support the business in identifying, managing and mitigating business risks. We do this by:

  • Building an effective Risk Management culture;
  • Performing an annual risk assessment with various stakeholders;
  • Coordinating quarterly business control assessments;
  • Coordinating ASMs business continuity process;
  • The team plays a pivotal role in enabling and supporting ASM’s growth ambition for the coming years.

Your key focus areas are:

  • (Co) shape our risk management strategy and process focused on adding value;
  • Ensure compliance with corporate governance and risk management laws and regulations;
  • Design and facilitate business unit risk assessments;
  • Train and coach our (senior) leaders in risk awareness and risk appetite;
  • Assist our business owners in follow up on our risk assessment making sure that our business control framework is fit for purpose;
  • Represent risk management in company wide projects as needed.


As Senior Risk Manager you are proactive and execute with pace, elegance and urgency. You have excellent communication skills and know how to manage your stakeholders. You understand processes and risks so that your advice that is easy to understand and implement for the business teams.

Further you have a(n):

  • 10+ years of relevant working experience, for instance in the domain of Business Operations, Risk Management, Process improvement;
  • Affinity with engineering and/or manufacturing processes;
  • Academic level (master’s degree), preferably supplemented with a post-master education such as RA, RE or Lean Six Sigma Black Belt;
  • Strong analytical skills and business acumen. Experience in advising business leaders, business controllers and process owners;
  • Ability to focus on quality instead of compliance;
  • Desire to understand the root cause of the challenges you face;
  • Fluency in English (speaking and writing) with the ability to influence across a global organization within a diverse and multicultural environment;
  • The role is based in the Netherlands (Almere) with up to 10% travel.

Company description

ASM is a leading global supplier of products, services, and materials for semiconductor processing. For more than half a century, innovation has been at the core of everything we do. Our smart, ambitious people are dedicated to creating cutting-edge solutions for the world’s leading semiconductor providers. Every day we push the development of next-generation computer-chip technology, always staying a few steps ahead of what’s next.

The talented, enthusiastic people at ASM are just like you: dedicated to improving people’s lives and unlocking new potential. With our collaborative approach to R&D, we advance key semiconductor technologies and platforms like ALD, epitaxy, PEALD, PECVD, and vertical furnaces. And we have recently entered the promising high-growth market: silicon carbide epitaxy. Year after year, our innovations help to make chips smaller, faster, and more powerful. In fact, you will find our technology in every aspect of modern life: in AI, medical equipment, 5G, smartphones, autonomous driving, and more.






Matthijs Lemaire

Senior Risk Manager - Industrial Technology
Match criteria
Gewenst aantal uren
  • 36 - 40 uur
  • Risk Management
  • WO
  • High Tech