Privacy Lead - Incident Response (Global Financial Services)

Privacy Lead - Incident Response (Global Financial Services)

Job Title: Privacy Lead - Incident Response (Global Financial Services)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits (negotiable)
Reference: PL150419_1555319523
Contact Name: Nathan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 15, 2019 10:12

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a senior Privacy Professional to join a Global Financial Services/Professional Services leader as Privacy Operations Lead specialising as a subject matter expert in Incident response.

What does this mean for you?
You will serve as a Global Privacy Leader and advisor for incident response taking full ownership of this workstream for the firm across 100+ countries.

What does the role entail?

  • You will be the Global point of contact for Incident Response
  • Deliver training and continuously improving the Incident Response workstream
  • Support privacy champions with privacy process execution
  • Responding to data subject requests, performing data privacy impact assessments and assisting the global business and shared services groups with completing and maintaining records of processing activity
  • Responding to and managing data privacy incidents
  • Build key stakeholder partnerships across the firm throughout legal, compliance, security, HR, Data Analytics

What does the role require?

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a privacy/data protection field
  • In-depth understanding of trends in the privacy arena, GDPR and other privacy regulations (PECR, CCPA, VVPA etc.)
  • Familiarity with other incident response processes such as security incident, business continuity and disaster recovery
  • Ability to work independently and liaise with a range of stakeholders

Preferences for the role?

  • Ideally, you will have prior experience as a privacy professional working for large, global financial firms
  • IAPP Qualifications are highly beneficial (CIPP/CIPM)
  • Exposure to Privacy Internationally
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment where you will be expected to give quick, clear and concise privacy guidance

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 - Senior Privacy & Data Protection recruitment consultant.

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Direct Line - 02039295885

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