Privacy Manager

Privacy Manager

Job Title: Privacy Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West England, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: HQ00069854_1524643002
Contact Name: Richard Williamson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 25, 2018 08:56

Job Description

Privacy Manager


Permanent role

The role is Privacy Manager is working for UK home grown business, who are on the cutting edge of innovation. If you are a Privacy Manager, or see your self in a Privacy Manager position and love a highly changeable environment to work in, this could be the job for you!

The role:
Working as a key part of the Global Privacy Team, which sits within Legal (no legal back ground/degree required), you will be working across Group functions and ensure that 'privacy by design' principles are embedded into systems and processes for data collection and use. You will also be a key driver in implementing the GDPR Readiness Plan across Group functions.


*Educate, influence and support Group functions to ensure their awareness of privacy and data protection requirements, including those of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
*Work with teams within the business to ensure that privacy requirements are embedded 'by design' into systems and processes that use personal identifiable information (PII)
*Support the Global Privacy Counsel in implementing the GDPR Readiness Plan
*Provide 'subject matter expert' support to transformation and change projects that affect PII
*Maintain awareness of changes to legislation, emergence of case law and other areas relevant to privacy and data protection that affect the processing of PII and share this awareness with key stakeholders informing them of the relevant impact
*Conduct Privacy Impact Assessments and report and escalate privacy risk arising from 'business change' that affects personal identifiable information
*Support in the resolution and response to any incident affecting personal identifiable information

Experience and Qualifications:

*Must have detailed knowledge of privacy and data protection legal requirements, ideally in a global or multi-national business
*Must have experience of implementing privacy and data protection legal requirements in practice
*Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
*Must be flexible, pragmatic and an excellent communicator
*Must be solution-focused and able to help the business meet their goals whilst handling PII in a legally compliant and trustworthy way
*Experience in managing a team highly desirable

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