Data Protection Officer FTC

LHH Recruitment Solutions
100000.00 - 110000.00 GBP Annual
14 May 2024
11 Jun 2024
Job Type
Data Protection
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Advert: Data Protection Officer (FTC)Are you passionate about data protection? Do you have a desire to work in the fast–paced world of Financial Services? Our client, a leading player in the industry, is currently seeking a highly skilled Data Protection Officer to join their dynamic team on a fixed–term contract basis.As the Data Protection Officer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring our client complies with all relevant data protection laws and regulations. You will be responsible for developing and implementing data protection policies, ensuring the organisation's data privacy practises are in line with industry best practises.What You'll Do:Lead the development and implementation of the organisation's data protection framework, policies, and procedures.Provide expert advice and guidance on data protection matters to management and the wider organisation.Conduct regular audits and assessments to identify any potential data protection risks or breaches.Collaborate with internal teams to ensure that data privacy is embedded throughout all business processes.Stay up to date with the latest developments in data protection legislation and assess their impact on the organisation.Act as the main point of contact for data protection queries and complaints from internal and external stakeholders.Conduct training sessions to raise awareness of data protection within the organisation.What You'll Bring:A proven track record of working in a similar role, preferably within the Financial Services industry.In–depth knowledge of data protection laws, regulations, and industry best practises.Strong analytical skills to identify and assess potential data protection risks.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively advise and educate stakeholders at all levels.The ability to work independently and collaboratively with cross–functional teams.A professional certification in data protection, such as CIPP/E or CIPM, would be an advantage.What You'll Get:The opportunity to work with a leading player in the Financial Services industry.A competitive salary and benefits package.A collaborative and supportive working environment.The chance to make a real impact and contribute to the organisation's data protection strategy.Continuous professional development and training opportunities.If you are a driven and experienced Data Protection Officer looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you. Join our client's team today and be at the forefront of protecting data in the Financial Services industry. Apply now.LHH is an employment consultancy that believes in talent, not labels. It is important to us that we run inclusive recruitment processes to support candidates of all abilities and encourage applicants of all backgrounds and perspectives to apply. LHH is committed to building an inclusive, supportive environment to enable candidates to explore the next steps in their careers. If you require reasonable adjustments at any stage, please let us know and we will be happy to support you.