Data Privacy Analyst - FTSE 100 eCommerce Firm (Hertfordshire)

Data Privacy Analyst - FTSE 100 eCommerce Firm (Hertfordshire)

Job Title: Data Privacy Analyst - FTSE 100 eCommerce Firm (Hertfordshire)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DPA231018_1540278847
Contact Name: Nathan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2018 08:14

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Data Protection Analyst to join a leading innovative British eCommerce brand, shaking up the retail space with a cutting-edge approach to the latest tech focused on elements of cloud, robotics, AI and IOT.

Salary - circa £35-45k + Benefits

You will be working directly alongside the Data Protection Manager and DPO, acting as an ambassador to promote a Data Protection culture throughout the company with a wide host of responsibilities as per below;

*Ensure that company data protection policies, standards and guidelines are operating effectively.
*Investigate data breaches, collaborate with the Data Protection Champions to identify remedial actions and ensure those are implemented.
*Immediately escalate data breaches to DPO that present a high risk to the rights and freedoms of data subjects.
*Support the DPO when investigating any ICO complaints as required.
*Work with the Data Protection Champions in relevant functions and departments across the business to ensure the firm maintains processing inventories and a record/register of processing operations based on information provided by all the various departments in the organisation responsible for the processing of personal data.
*Integrate the business and technology data maps and ensure alignment and understanding of the overlaps and make sure issues and/or gaps are appropriately identified.
*Identify potential issues and risks in respect to the processing of personal data both within and across business functions.
*Clearly communicate areas of concern to Data Protection Champion, Process Owner and DPO escalating on issues log/Risk Register.

Key skills;

*Ideally close to 2 years'+ experience of process analysis and process documentation in a privacy programme or project environment
*Sound working knowledge of EU and UK Data Protection Legislation
*Understanding of information technologies and data security
*Knowledge of business process documentation, developing policies and defining best practice
*Ability to work with a range of business stakeholders to understand and articulate their activities in line with defined standards
*Demonstrable experience of investigating data breaches and advising the business in relation to data protection requirements.

This is a great opportunity for a Data Protection professional to play a large part shaping privacy across one of the most innovator players in the Online Retail space. The function is already doing some very exciting work and you would have the opportunity to contribute considerably to its success.

To discuss this opportunity in more detail please do not hesitate to apply to this advertisement or get in touch with Nathan Wilson direct at Lawrence Harvey to arrange a confidential conversation - Privacy recruitment specialist.

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Direct Line - 02039295885

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