Data Privacy Professional

Paralaw Ltd
Salary competitive and negotiable
06 Apr 2021
04 May 2021
Practice Area
Data Protection
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

An excellent opportunity to join a project (12-18 months) in the DP team of one of the UK's leading Companies. You will

  • Support the design, development and deployment of data protection transformation projects, including: data landscaping, privacy impact assessments, policy & standards, training, etc.
  • Design, develop, enhance and operationalize enterprise-level privacy policies/procedures, processes and controls.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders (Technology, Architecture, Data Governance, CFUs, DPOs, etc) to define data privacy requirements
  • Provide SME support to business units impacted by transformation activities
  • Building and developing internal processes and protocols to manage privacy risk and promote privacy governance and assurance

Skills required for the job

  • Strong knowledge of major data protection laws (GDPR, UK DPA, PECR)
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to take the initiative, work to deadlines and manage multiple priorities
  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude and a determination to succeed
  • MS Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Strong stakeholder management and influencing skills with the ability to engage at all levels of the organization
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
  • CIPP/E, CIPM, ISEB Certificate or equivalent Data Privacy qualification (preferred)
  • Creative problem solving and solutioning abilities
  • Qualified lawyer (welcome but not essential)
  • Strong commercial awareness with an understanding of the value drivers of the business.

Experience Privacy Professionals will be expected to have

  • Experience working across legal, technology and risk management teams
  • Experience working in large and multi-jurisdictional privacy programmes
  • Experience with OneTrust (preferred)
  • Telecoms industry experience (preferred)
  • Experience of working across multiple business functions, in particular: Technology, Information Security, Digital, HR, Consumer and Innovation functions