UK Data Protection Officer

£55000 - £80000

This exciting role will offer the right candidate the opportunity to be acting as the in-house UK Data Protection Officer of a Global Information and Technology company who provide guidance on many different IT solutions; this global in-house role will give you the opportunity to drive the entire UK privacy programme for the team of a leading information technology company.

My client is searching for a confident and passionate individual who would feel comfortable making a difference to the company by building a privacy culture in the UK arm. Providing training on all things data privacy and GDPR will be a key task for this person; as well as managing all SARs and performing DPIAs. This person will liaise daily with their counterparts across their globe providing each other with strategic advice and support on the issues facing the company on an international scale.


  • - Legal professional with at least 5 years PQE.

  • - Privacy professional with at least 5 years’ experience.

  • - Has delivered substantial training on data protection.

  • - Previous global privacy exposure such as working with cross-border data transfers or working in privacy abroad.

  • - Experience with handling SARs on a large scale.

  • - Experience in drafting policies and procedures.

Desirable, but not essential:

  • - Privacy certification [e.g. CIPP(E/US/C)].

  • - Coming from a technology sector background.

  • - Ability to speak different languages.

  • - A confident and forefront attitude toward Data Privacy.

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