Data Protection Officer - GDPR, FS, Compliance, Data Posted Feb 13
Sanderson Recruitment Plc , Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom
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Data Protection Officer; Bath Up to £60,000 + 25 days holiday + Gym membership + Central city location

Overview of the opportunity:

Our client who are an excellent organisation are going through a period of significant growth and transformation at the moment. Since the growth of Digital, demand for their services and products has signfiicantly increased and as a result they are now one of the market leaders in their field. This is a very well established and successful organisation and this is a great and exciting time to be joining.

As a result of the GDPR regulations coming place our client is hiring a Data Protection Officer to fully own and implement the new legal requirements. Therefore, you will fully understand the requirements of GDPR and will ensure these are managed accordingly.

The DPO will also act as an intermediary between the regulator and data subjects (consumers, businesses and employees).

The DPO will be seen as a credible, trusted advisor to ensure the business fully understands the requirements of GDPR and the requirements are factored into commercial discussions around innovative uses of data.

The role:

The DPO is a role who must be seen as a credible and trusted monitor, advisor, facilitator, guide and supervisor on data protection matters.

Fundamentally, the DPO will;

Monitor compliance with GDPR and other union or member state relevant provisions and with the personal data protection policies of the organisation

Give advice to the controller/processor and the employees when carrying out a Data Protection Impact Assessment

Act as a facilitator, cooperating with the supervisory authority and also internally within the organisation. DPO must be the contact point with respect to data subjects, the supervisory authority/DPAs on issues relating to processing, including the prior consultation and regarding any other matter

Ensure GDPR-related Policies are understood and Embedded within the organisation

Frequent interaction and monitoring of Helpdesk Team/s to ensure consumers are being treated fairly at all times

I have more information that I can share with you, so please get in touch if this is of interest.

Employment Type: Permanent

Pay: 50,000 to 60,000 GBP (British Pound)
Pay Period: Annual