Data Privacy Professional needed at Global Bank

£65000 - £75000 per annum
19 Jan 2013
16 Feb 2013
Michael Richards
Contract Type
Full Time

A reputed and internationally recognised banking group has a new temporary vacancy within it's Legal function inLondon. In particular, they are looking to hire a Data Privacy professional to take responsibility for a number of new data privacy programmes related to data transfers, as well as a number of other data privacy activities. This position will be on a fixed-term contractual basis for a duration of 12 months. This position is therefore an excellent opportunity for a temporary and/or permanent Data Privacy professionals that enjoy working in large corporate environments and taking lead roles in critical projects.

Your responsibilities will be as follows:

Take ownership of the new Inter-Company Agreement programme (40%)

  • Assessing the necessary changes to be made to theICAon a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis, by working with the Businesses to ensure that theICAis kept up to date.

Governance and Reporting (30%)

  • The job holder will be responsible for the design and implementation of appropriate mechanisms in order to ensure governance and control over privacy issues
  • Project implementation of impact assessments and maturity reviews

Awareness and Conference Management (10 %)

  • Creation and management of an awareness campaign.

Advisory (20%)

  • The role will be expected to provide a variety of advice on general data privacy issues in theUK(primarily), but also in relation to privacy issues that may arise in other jurisdictions.
  • The role will also provide advice in relation to specific HR privacy issues as needs be.
  • The role will be expected to support the Businesses in relation to specific privacy issues for example the use of new technology such as Cloud

Key Skills necessary:

  • Thorough understanding of the EU data protection/privacy legislation and regulation.
  • Knowledge of international data protection/privacy legislation and regulation
  • Legal background or experience in managing and drafting EU Model Clauses and Data Transfer Agreements.
  • Strong project management and team skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, tough and resilient personality.

Salary: £65 - 75,000 pro rata


If you are an experienced data privacy professional with particular skills in drafting EU Model Clauses and Data transfer agreements, and would benefit from a comprehensive 12 month FTC at a leading banking group; please send your CV to me for more information

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