Head of Data Protection

Niche Talent
London (Greater)
£70k - £90k pa + excellent benefits
02 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Data Protection

Financial services/Retail Client - London N1

My client, a global organisation based in London is looking for a Head of Data Protection to join their team. Within this role you will be required to ensure that data can be leveraged globally in line with GDPR and other relevant privacy and security requirements.

As The Head of Data Protection you will support established products and services as well as up and coming digital developments.

Key Responsibilities:

*Ensure the business meets its regulatory and statutory requirements in relation to personal data
*Advise the legal team on data protection and privacy related contractual issues
*Carry out privacy audits and privacy impact assessments
*Provide proactive, practical and commercial advice and guidance to business units on operational activities, customer propositions, product design etc., ensuring all systems and processes are compliant with the relevant legislative/regulatory requirements
*Develop and support a strategy for monitoring ongoing channel compliance with regulation and business standard

The successful candidate will be/have:

*Involvement in the design and delivery of digital initiatives in global market multi-channel retailing environments
*Demonstrable Privacy and Data Protection experience
*Excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills
*Strong analytical skills with the ability to develop and apply pragmatic solutions to complex multi country legal / regulatory matters
*Ability to work in a cross-functional, cross-cultural matrix environment
*Crisis management experience (e.g. responding to data breaches)
*ISEB or CIPP qualified

This is an unmissable opportunity for any Data Protection professional looking for their next role in a dynamic company.

Apply now for immediate consideration or call Jack Bennion on ************* for more details.

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive it is not possible to reply to every applicant. We aim to contact all successful applicants within 5 workings days so after this time please assume your application has not been successful.

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