Data Protection Officer

13 Apr 2018
19 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Protection Officer job based in Brighton - £60,000 + Benefits

Data Protection Officer job based in Brighton

Your new company
This is a unique opportunity to join a leading international on-line gaming business as their Data Protection Officer

Your new role
You will be responsible for creating and enforcing UK and European Region policies for effective data management and to ensure compliance with the legal regulatory framework of GDPR. Serving as the point of contact between the company and external GDPR Supervisory Authorities and, in coordination with the organisation's legal team, liaise with the national data protection authorities overseeing reporting to, and management of their registrations with, those authorities. Provide; advise, recommendations and future countermeasures to ensure related Business Risk is managed with effective policy management. Define scope for conducting ongoing audits within the region to ensure compliance and address potential issues proactively. Lead response to data breaches liaising with the Risk Committee and the authorities (as required). Monitor and analyse information and data systems and evaluate their performance to discover ways of enhancing them (new technologies, upgrades etc.).

What you'll need to succeed
You will have proven experience as data manager with clear understanding of GDPR and experience in complying the UK data protection legislation (e.g. DPA and PECR) and preferably exposure to and understanding of similar legislation around Europe. Excellent understanding of data protection, administration and management functions (collection, analysis, distribution etc.). Familiarity with modern database and information system technologies. Knowledge of another European language is desirable but not essential.

What you'll get in return
A competitive salary of up to £60,000 + company benefits and pension.

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