Data Protection Officer

Posted 7 March by Allen Lane Easy Apply

We are currently recruiting for a permanent position with a government regulatory body, in central London.

This role will be responsible for the following remit:

  • Manage the organisation's compliance programme for data protection
  • Advise the Executive Team on all matters related to data protection
  • Create and maintain appropriate data protection policies and procedures and manage an assurance programme and related audits including, but not limited to, data sharing, disclosure and data retention
  • Monitor changes to the law and guidance on all matters relating to data protection ensuring the organisation takes timely action to update and implement changes in policies and procedures
  • Oversee the maintenance of records required to demonstrate data protection compliance
  • Manage a programme of awareness-raising and training to deliver compliance and to foster a data privacy culture
  • Operate as the primary contact point for the ICO and lead a data incident response and data breach notification procedure
  • Lead the organisation's response to any regulatory investigation or request for information
  • Be the contact point with and co-operate with data subjects when exercising their individual data rights as well as supervise and advise on the response to such requests
  • Provide consistent performance management by providing regular feedback, conducting formal reviews, identifying and addressing business-focused training and development needs
  • To comply at all times with the requirements of Health and Safety Regulations to ensure their own wellbeing and that of their colleagues

Required skills

  • Data Privacy

Reference: 34629159

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