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Compliance Lead/Business Analyst - GDPR

Job Title: Compliance Lead/Business Analyst - GDPR
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
Duration: 3/6 months+
REF: AC/992116_1639398892
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email: amanda.cager@projectpeople.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Work for a high profile well loved brand within telecoms that are looking for a Compliance Lead experienced within data protection and who has implemented data protection along with experience of running and implementation GDPR - article 30.

Reporting to the Data Protection Officer, the Compliance Lead - Data Privacy will provide specialist, practical, regulatory guidance and support to ensure that the right policies, processes, procedures and controls are in place to operate in line with its legal and regulatory obligations under UK data protection laws and regulations.

The role will:

  • Work collaboratively with the data protection team, colleagues in Compliance, Legal and InfoSec as well as the wider business to ensure that legal and regulatory requirements / best practices relating to data protection laws and regulations are effectively identified and implemented
  • Review / provide guidance on the development of compliance related policies, procedures, processes and controls to facilitate compliance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Work closely with the wider Risk & Compliance team to provide holistic support to the business
  • Facilitate the identification, investigation management and resolution of compliance related issues
  • Prepare relevant compliance reporting to meet both internal and external regulatory requirements
  • Engage with 1st / front line operational business teams to inform and advise employees about obligations to comply with data protection laws and regulations
  • Monitor compliance with the GDPR and other data protection laws, and with our data protection policies, including managing internal data protection activities and conducting compliance reviews
  • Ensure that the company remain properly registered under the law and maintains and active article 30 register of processing activities, driving audit and associated data management processes
  • Manage data privacy breaches or near misses, support the identification of the root cause, mitigations and monitor implementation to prevent recurrence
  • Work with the business to implement compliance with data protection laws and regulation into its transformation programme

Experience needed:

  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of UK data protection legislation & regulatory regime, with a proven history of working in the field of data protection (including e.g. ISEB/CIPPE qualification)
  • Experience of running and implementation GDPR - article 30.
  • Subject matter expertise in providing compliance support for data protection compliance including a proven track record in carrying out monitoring reviews
  • Previous experience in a B2C environment with large customer data sets, including marketing
  • Demonstrable experience in the application and implementation of Privacy by Design and Default, conducting Data Privacy Impact Assessments and independent assessment of data breaches
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential; a people person skilled at building and maintaining relationships both internally and externally as well as managing key stakeholders
  • Ability to work collaboratively with relevant stakeholders to plan, organise and prioritise activities to efficiently meet business objectives

For finer details on the role please contact Amanda Cager - amanda.cager@projectpeople.com - 07796 302988

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