Data Protection Officer - GDPR

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From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Protection Officer- GDPR

Sheffield / Leeds

£50,000 Per annum

Experience in Marketing or Call Centre Data would be ideal

The Data Protection Officer role is to take responsibility for the company’s adherence to Data Protection and specifically GDPR regulation. The role covers the ‘trading’ areas within the company’s Customer Management division, including all departments and group companies.

You are responsible for monitoring regulated business on a risk based approach, to identify any areas of weakness, to recommend remedial action to ensure that the weaknesses are resolved, and where appropriate, for reporting issues to senior management and the board. You are responsible for liaising with the ICO and reporting breaches to the ICO in a timely manner.

You will ensure processes are in place to monitor adherence to ICO regulation for all direct marketing, online & data marketing activities, business units and products and services, offering advice and guidance for any new or modified regulations as appropriate.

You will oversee and implement processes and procedures to ensure compliance with all elements of GDPR and ICO regulation in relation to legal obligations.

Reports in to: COO

oPrincipal accountabilitiesTo inform and advise the organisation and its employees about their obligations to comply with the GDPR and other data protection laws.To monitor compliance with the GDPR and other data protection laws, including managing internal data protection activities, advise on data protection impact assessments; train staff and conduct internal audits.Build and maintain audit trials, policies, documentation and the risk and controls structures.To be the first point of contact for supervisory authorities and for individuals whose data is processed (employees, customers etc.).
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