Data Protection Manager

Job Title: Data Protection Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London (Central)
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Reference: 187232
Job Published: April 16, 2018 12:27

Job Description

A Blue Chip organisation located in Central London require a Data Protection Manager to support the Head of Data Protection to embed a global data protection compliance across the Group. Supporting the Head of Data Protection to draft and implement appropriate data protection policies and procedures. The key responsibilities will include:

  • Raise awareness and deliver training to promote a positive data culture across the Group.
  • Monitor compliance with internal policy and the obligations set out in the relevant laws and regulation, including by carrying out local spot checks, regular reviews and monitoring KPIs.
  • Supporting the completion of Data Protection / Data Privacy Impact Assessments;
  • Carrying out third party audits as a part of the wider monitoring effort.
  • Act as a point of escalation for data incidents, support management of the same and advise in relation to breach reporting requirements.
  • Support the investigation of data protection complaints.
  • Influence and advise on optimal technical and organisational measures to protect and safeguard personal data in support of the concept of Privacy by Design.
  • Maintain ongoing and current knowledge of evolving global data protection and privacy laws.

Skills & Experience

  • A Privacy qualification such as CIPP/E or BCS (ISEB).
  • Data protection experience a multinational environment and exposure to GDPR.
  • A strong understanding of core elements of data protection law and regulation and how it impacts business functions.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills with the ability to liaise with and brief senior stakeholders.
  • Good attention to detail with the ability to produce high quality reports and presentations.

This is a newly created position working in a well established and highly regarded data protection department. Career development opportunities will be abundant within this World renowned organisation, for further information please do apply with your full CV details.