Data Protection Officer

LinkPoint Resources Limited
London (Greater)
From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bens
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Legal Services sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Data Protection Officer to join a highly successful education provider based in Ealing.

Data Protection Officer’s Core Duties

  • Create and implement a strategy for compliance under GDPR and other EU and local data protection obligations.
  • Introduce the mechanisms required in order to facilitate cross border data transfers.
  • Implement and maintain a framework for managing data protection and privacy issues across the organisation and ensure compliance with the applicable laws and regulations.
  • Carry out data protection audits and investigations, compile reports on the findings, make recommendations and assist in the implementation of the same.
  • Regular international travel to other Group offices
  • Data Protection Officer’s Key Experience

  • Educated to Degree level
  • Data protection qualification (e.g. IESB in data protection / CIPP certification or qualified solicitor with substantial data protection experience)
  • Minimum 3 years of data protection and privacy experience
  • Expertise in global data protection laws, regulations and practices and an in depth understanding of GDPR
  • Working knowledge of IT security and network architecture is preferable
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the highest levels of management and other key senior stakeholders within the group
  • Experience of conducting data privacy compliance reviews and audits
  • Ability to work independently and pro-actively
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