Privacy Specialist

£45000 - £55000 per annum

Would you like to be the Privacy Specialist at a consumer driven firm?

This is a newly appointed opportunity for a professional to join a global privacy team that have been building out their function across jurisdictions.

The team have been working hard to build a strong compliance culture and now they would like to welcome a Privacy Specialist to join their global business venture where data is at the forefront of their journey.

The company are always seeking to improve the customer experience in the fast paced world of consumer goods and with this there is a need for an innovative Privacy Specialist to join the team.

The day and the life of the chosen professional..

  • Work with teams across the business to ensure that data protection risks are identified and all personal information processing activities comply with the GDPR and national regulations.
  • Liaise with business units to build an understanding of privacy risks related to their data processing and advise on how to mitigate risks.
  • Embed Privacy by Design into business processes.
  • Work with the team to carry out training and awareness, review policies and procedures, complete testing and monitoring to ensure compliance with the firm's privacy framework.
  • Insert privacy language into contracts with third party providers.
  • Provide assessments and documentation of privacy risks with proposed plans to mitigate the risks.
  • Manage the response to privacy incidents. Process and complete SARs and DPIA.
  • Liase with the regulator and notify any data breaches through the set up breach processes.

What you shall need..

  • Strong experience in a previous privacy, legal or compliance function.
  • Capability to work autonomously and provide privacy advice to a complex organisation.
  • Strong understanding of the GDPR.
  • Experience working in a matrix environment within a large organisation.
  • Ability to engage with a wide range of business units.

If you would like to know more about the role, please apply with your updated CV and we can arrange a call to see whether this is the right opportunity for you.


£ k