Data Privacy Manager (Internet Company)

Data Privacy Manager (Internet Company)

Job Title: Data Privacy Manager (Internet Company)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scotland, Scotland
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits (negotiable)
Reference: DPM150219_1550227292
Contact Name: Nathan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2019 10:41

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Privacy Manager to shape Global Privacy-by-Design for one of the UK's leading and most innovative internet/technology companies to be based in either their London, Edinburgh or Glasgow Offices.

The firm is a market leader in their field with a reputation for expertise and overall customer care by where they pride themselves in their unique proprietary technology. They have several offices globally with a culture built on a fun, yet challenging environment.

What does this mean from a privacy perspective?
A lot of global exposure and high-end tech! … Your role will help shape global privacy compliance promoting privacy-by-design and ideally you will have a strong understanding of the relationship between technology and privacy with the ability to 'talk tech' with engineers/security teams etc. to promote privacy as a business enabler.

What does the role entail?

  • Help shape global privacy compliance strategy
  • Build relationships with internal stakeholders to promote & advise the adoption of a privacy-by-design culture
  • Undertake Privacy Impact Assessments, deliver bespoke training and prepare educational materials to raise awareness & understanding of privacy across the business
  • Ensure transparency with customers, suppliers etc. about the collection & use of information by maintaining clear privacy/cookie policies
  • Maintain and improve existing processes for handling data subject rights
  • Maintain & develop data breach policies & processes
  • Monitor global privacy trends, technology & regulations to adopt best practice accordingly

What does the role require?

  • In-depth understanding of trends in the privacy arena, GDPR and data privacy best practices
  • Comfortable working with common industry tools to manage & review projects information (i.e. Jira and Tableau)
  • Excited to get to grips with the commercial & technical side of the product - have a strong understanding of the correlation between privacy and tech
  • Willing to travel nationally & internally when required
  • Ability to work independently and liaise with a range of stakeholders

Preferences for the role?

  • Relevant industry experience (Internet/Technology/Fast paced environment)
  • Exposure to Privacy Internationally
  • Ability to thrive in a pressurised and changing area

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 & Data Protection recruitment specialist.

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Direct Line - 02039295885

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