Senior Data Privacy Advisor - Global Tech Firm

Senior Data Privacy Advisor - Global Tech Firm

Job Title: Senior Data Privacy Advisor - Global Tech Firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West England, England
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits (negotiable)
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SPA131118_1542117148
Contact Name: Nathan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2018 13:52

Job Description

Lawrence Harvey is working exclusively on behalf of a Leading Multinational Technology company based in the South West to recruit for a Senior Data Privacy Advisor to join a fast expanding privacy function coming into late 2018/early 2019.

Salary - £60-75k + Benefits

This company have a range of cutting-edge projects under development with a strong culture dedicated to innovation and new product development where they have a global reputation for quality. Such projects include the manufacture of Electric vehicles, leading B2B products and commercial household goods where you will play a key role advising on privacy around connected vehicles, Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things (IoT). Their fantastic headquarters in the South West offers a unique culture suitable for candidates who thrive on challenge and are excited by change.

*Act as a Subject Matter Expert, providing prompt, professional advice to colleagues where necessary
*Maintain and enhance privacy compliance requirements with the global organization.
*Support periodic review of applicable data protection policies in light of changes in laws, regulatory or organizational policy.
*Support data protection compliance reviews and oversee remediation activities.
*Support monitoring of system/processes development for privacy and data protection compliance.
*Support and the maintenance of vendor privacy due diligence and contractual safeguards.
*Monitoring and evaluation of evolving laws, rules, regulations and guidance to help maintain compliance and strategic alignment.
*Pro-actively conduct data protection impact assessments
*Responsible for timely processing of data subject rights requests and complaints
*Collaborate with a wide range of colleagues across the firm, including providing SME support to day-to-day queries
*Lead on BAU activities and act as point of escalation for all internal escalations
*Review and maintain data processing records (Art 30. GDPR)

*You will have prior experience of working as a Privacy Subject Matter Expert in a Global organisation.
*Preference for candidates with a working knowledge of privacy on an international scale i.e. Americas, Asia
*Appropriate qualification such as CIPP/E or CIPP/M will enhance your application

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Data Protection professional to play a large part in shaping a global re-brand of the Privacy in a well-known Multinational Brand as they go through an exciting period of fast dynamic change across the business and product line. 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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