Vacancy Details

Group Data Protection Officer – FTSE 250 Organisation – Central London

TFPL Recruitment
Date Posted 28/04/17
Reference: NC/17729

About the company

This organisation is a respected FTSE 250 member. It has an international reach with offices located throughout the world. This role is however solely UK based.

What you'll be doing

As the Group Data Protection Officer, you will be responsible for ensuring the Group has compliance with the upcoming General Data Protection Regulations. You shall work closely with the board and other stakeholders to ensure they understand the data sets they hold and are compliant with current and upcoming legislation.

Key duties:
- Taking full ownership for the review, development and ongoing management of the Group's data protection and privacy framework, particularly to ensure compliance with the GDPR
- Undertaking a full information audit to ensure the Group fully understands the information it holds.
- Reporting to Board, providing key updates on current exposures and ongoing risk management plan
- Train and advise staff on the provisions of GDPR and ePrivacy Regulations
- Process and respond to all requests for information by data subjects
- Manage all communications with the ICO and external stakeholders

Why you’ll be hired

Applications are welcome from Data Protection / Privacy experts who have exposure at Board Level. This is a wide-reaching role and requires candidates to have excellent communication and influencing skills. The successful applicant is likely to have experience working within a large, complex commercial organisation.

Why you should apply

Working in an interesting complex organisation, competitive salary and excellent benefits. Flexible working locations and UK travel.
To apply or to learn more about other exciting Data Protection Officer jobs please call Neil Currams on 020 7378 5473 or email

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