Data Protection Officer | Barclay Simpson


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Data Protection Officer

  • London / Hybrid
  • £100,000 - £120,000

My client, a FTSE 250 organisation, are looking for a DPO. The DPO will work with senior management to identify Privacy risks and imbed the required processes and controls while implementing a data protection roadmap to increase organisational maturity.

As the Data Protection Officer, you will Lead the Privacy Agenda within the organisation, developing and monitoring an effective Privacy Framework while fulfilling the DPO’s tasks.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Overall responsibility for the maintenance and monitoring of the Privacy framework
  • Perform DPIAs, PIAs and LI assessments
  • Keeping up to date with changes in data protection regulation and emerging Privacy threats to the organisation
  • Advising on DPIAs and Controller/Processor Records
  • Advising on Data Subject Requests & Rights Support
  • Advising on FOI requests
  • Act as the key point of contact with the Regulator
  • Advise on any complaints or queries raised by Data Subjects

About you: 

  • Expertise in Data Protection and Data Privacy, previously have been in a role as a Data Protection Officer
  • Extensive experience of working with large volumes of personal data/data subjects
  • Exceptional stakeholder relationship management, including good influencing, communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to articulate technical language to the business.
  • Recognised Data Protection qualification such as CIPP/E, EU-GDPR

We seek individuals from a diverse talent pool and encourage applicants from underrepresented groups to apply to our vacancies. Our commitment to fair recruitment processes means that we welcome applicants from all backgrounds, regardless of their lived experience or personal characteristics. We also invite applicants who meet most of the listed requirements, even if not all, to apply. If you require any adjustments to the application process, please let us know.

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