GDPR Compliance Manager job

Hamlets Associates ltd view
GDPR Compliance Manager
  • £35,000.00 to £45,000.00 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Posted: 6 months ago
  • London, UK
  • 1 vacancies
  • Expires on: 31-08-2019
Job Description

Within the professional services environment, the application of risk management procedures is fundamental to the successful delivery of our client services and promotion of our brand. Risk management encompasses the technical support and processes which underpin the delivery of service quality, contain the threat of litigation, limit damage to our reputation and achieve full fee recovery. The opportunity The Risk Management team is responsible for the promotion and support of risk management within the business. The aim is to uphold our business standards, maintain and enhance the value of the firm, and ensure that the UKI firm complies with the rules and regulations imposed either by external regulators or by Ernst & Young Global in relation to the conduct of our business The UK Data Protection Manager position is to support the UK&I Data Protection Officer (DPO) and the business in complying with all relevant DP legislation. You will act as the focal point for all aspects of the firm compliance with Data Protection and ensure the firm compliance with applicable privacy legislation, currently the Data Protection Act 1998 (“the Act”). You will be specifically responsibility for:


Skills and attributes for success
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain a high degree of confidentiality, respect, trust and credibility at all levels
  • Ability to plan, organise and prioritise tasks and projects
  • Ability to provide clear written advice
  • Negotiation and influencing skills
  • Ability to remain calm, controlled and resilient in a stressful and pressurised environment


To qualify for the role you must have
  • ISEB Certificate or equivalent Data Privacy qualification
  • Degree-level education or equivalent experience
  • Data Protection experience within a commercial environment.


Ideally, you’ll also have
  • Experience of negotiating data privacy terms/privacy impact assessment/ incident management/ subject access requests
  • Experience of working in a financial or professional services environment
  • Familiarly and experience with the application of data protection regulations in a technology context, particularly the concepts of privacy by default and design.
What we look for
You will be an experienced Data Protection Manager with the ability to work within a complex matrix organisation.

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