5-10+ PQE- Data Protection Officer (EMEA) - Leading Technology

Location

London

Job type

Permanent

Experience

5-7 years

Salary

Negotiable

Reference

KE 29373

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Job description

My client a leading technology company based in Central London is now looking to hire a Data Protection Officer to join their prestigious legal team.

Reporting to the EMEA Head of Compliance this is a highly broad, visible and strategic role.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing data protection subject matter leadership, expertise and advice to the business
  • Lead and manage GDPR implementation across the company
  • Advising on data protection policies and procedures
  • Deal with customer complaints
  • Draft/input on procedures/ guidance notes/ minimum standards

The ideal candidate will have strong academics and will either be a qualified lawyer or an individual who has experience of advising on data protection matters who is not qualified as a lawyer. You will have at least 2 years' experience working in a data privacy role. A data protection certificate is desirable but not essential as is experience advising a consumer facing business. This is a great opportunity to join a prestigious leading technology company in a supportive, fun and fast paced environment. An excellent opportunity for someone to step up and help shape the GDPR landscape for this leading brand.

For a confidential discussion, please call our exclusively retained consultant, Kathryn Earle on 0207 187 7458, quoting job number 29373.