Data Protection Officer (Gaming Industry)

Data Protection Officer (Gaming Industry)

Job Title: Data Protection Officer (Gaming Industry)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: DPO200319_1553073723
Contact Name: Nathan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2019 09:22

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Data Protection Officer to take lead on Privacy & Data Protection for a Global Leader in the Gaming industry based in the Heart of London.

The firm is a market leader in their respected field with a reputation for their outstanding company culture; a friendly & relaxed flexible working environment where everyone is extremely invested in what they do. You will be working alongside enthusiasts and professionals from the games industry with a great social working environment.

What does this mean from a privacy perspective?
There will be global exposure where the firm has a huge organic global audience across 150+ countries. There is a lot of diverse work amongst a mix of stakeholders in the business with a host of global third parties including game licence, mobile publishing & advertising firms.

What does the role entail?

  • Inform and advise the firm of GDPR obligations
  • Ensure new initiatives of implementing privacy by design
  • Aid in completion of Article 35 Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Negotiate DPAs and data sharing agreements with new partners/vendors
  • Monitor compliance with GDPR and continue training & awareness programme
  • Assist in implementation of OneTrust across the business
  • Act as first point of contact to assist in security incidents and the implementation of the security incident response plan

What does the role require?

  • Ideally, you will come from a legal background (with circa 3 years' + PQE as a solicitor) - reason for this is that the role may become more commercial on legal matters
  • A strong subject matter expertise of privacy law (IP law also valued)
  • A proactive personality with the ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication skills to work with a variety of business stakeholders
  • Ability to keep abreast with data protection developments on a Global scale

Preferences for the role?

  • A keen interest in the Gaming industry
  • Exposure to Privacy Internationally

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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