Senior Privacy Contractor

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FourthLine is working with a global payments company who are looking for a senior Privacy contractor.

The role will include collaborating, leading or assisting in all the main privacy areas for a global company and may include the following:

  • disseminating new guidance on Data Protection to all staff
  • running GDPR training workshops
  • monitoring compliance with the Data Protection Standards, Policies and procedures and liaising with Internal Audit
  • carrying out Privacy / Data Protection Impact Assessments
  • investigation and management of potential breaches and data incidents
  • advising on cross border data transfers
  • providing pragmatic and risk-based advice on marketing initiatives, particularly electronic marketing
  • ensuring that Data Protection aspects are properly covered in Systems processing personal data
  • reviewing and advising on DPA clauses in customer terms and supplier contracts
  • GDPR readiness
  • advising on the privacy requirements for the new data warehouse system
  • implementing the new ‘Data Protection Policy’ and accompanying ‘Standards’, globally, across all group companies
  • establishing and maintaining the global Data Protection compliance framework

Key Requirements and Experience:

  • Proven experience of advising and, preferably, implementing privacy / data protection. Experience of operating as a Privacy Officer is a plus;
  • Significant practical experience in the area of data privacy and protection in both the UK and (ideally) foreign jurisdictions, preferably within an international organisation;
  • Pragmatic and risk-based approach and experience;
  • Ability to collaborate and build strong stakeholder relationships;
  • Excellent communication skills, able to simplify the complicated!
  • Capable of influencing at all levels of the organisation in a friendly and constructive manner;
  • IAPP CIPP qualifications, especially CIPP / E, CIPM or ISEB DPA
  • Post graduate certification in one or more of data privacy, legal, compliance, information technology desirable;
  • Candidates without legal qualifications are welcome, but must have strong data privacy knowledge and experience, with a strong academic background;
  • The key requirement is that you have practical data privacy / data privacy officer knowledge and experience.

If this sounds of interest then please send your CV to

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