Data Protection Compliance Executive

Posted 9 March by TUI in the UK

We’re looking for an organised and enthusiastic individual to join the Customer Legal team as a Data Protection Compliance Executive. This role will provide varied administration support for the Data Protection Officer including handling Data Subject access requests from customers and third parties and helping to build and maintain a compliance monitoring programme for Data Protection at TUI UK&I.

What you will be doing

As Data Protection Compliance Executive you will manage data subject access requests from customers and third parties which will involve communicating by phone, email and written correspondence. You will be required to operate within the regulated timelines and to report on the nature and volume of requests on a monthly basis. You will also be required to liase with the regulator (the ICO) in certain cases and be able to support on internal investigations. With third party subject access requests from the Police and other relevant authorities you may be required to attend court to represent TUI and provide statements.
You will need to build a good working knowledge of TUI systems to enable you to manage the subject access requests and be constantly looking to identify ways to carry out the work more efficiently. Having the ability to prioritise independently and deal effectively with high volume caseload is key, whilst balancing key project activities.

You will provide support to the Data Protection Officer in building and maintain a compliance monitoring programme for Data Protection at TUI. You will also work with the Data Protection Officer to facilitate, communicate and embed a positive culture of Data Protection throughout the organisation by building strong collaborative working relationships with all departments. You will stay up to date with the latest Data Protection Regulations whilst effectively interpreting and communicating it to Business stakeholders across TUI UK&I. You will also work with the DPO to develop and advise on policy, being a key point of contact internally who manages Data Protection activity.

What we are looking for
  • Signifcant experience of complex administrative work with a good working knowledge of MS Office applications
  • Demonstrable experience of managing confidential information and data combined with excellent up to date knowledge of data protection
  • Experience of liaising with external third parties/ authorities in an official capacity
  • A track record of working with minimal supervision and using own initiative to plan and organise own workload
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills coupled with a proven ability of communicating technical information to a non-technical audience
  • An organised, pro-active individual with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal relationship skills with the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships both internally and externally
  • An demonstrable interest in the Legal and/or Data protection fields. 

Working within TUI group

TUI UK and Ireland is the UK’s largest tour operator with key brands including TUI, First Choice, Marella Cruises and Crystal Ski Holidays. Sub brands include Sensatori, Sensimar, and Family Life, as well as First Choice Holiday Villages and SplashWorld Resorts. Our airline is the UK’s third largest with 62 aircraft operating to over 88 destinations in 30 countries. We have a team of more than 10,000 employees serving over 5.5 million customers each year.

It’s our people that make us number one.

TUI Group is the leading tourism business with over 67,000 employees across the world. The Group includes our unique hotel portfolio, our cruise ships, our own aircraft, tour operators, travel agencies, and much more. At TUI, we have embarked on a journey of development towards a more digital, connected and integrated future. But we haven’t arrived there yet. Join us now and shape the future of travel.

You can look forward to a competitive salary, pension scheme and further benefits such as generous holiday discounts, great rates with foreign exchange and discounts with retailers.

How to apply

Apply online, we just need a few details from you and your CV.

Applications close 31 March 2018.

Reference: 34647551

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