Data Protection Manager

Job Title: Data Protection Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
REF: JB 0101010_1534437626
Contact Name: Jack Bennion
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Data Protection Manager - Professional Services

Manchester / Leeds / Birmingham / Northampton - Salary up to £55,000 with great benefits

My client, a professional services firm with office across the UK are looking to recruit an experienced Data Privacy Manager to join the Risk team.

The Data Protection Manager will take ownership of all Data Protection matters within the business and there is a great opportunity to join during a time of change and implementation and gain access to wide variety of work in a large business.

This is a broad business-facing role but the main responsibilities will include:

  • Assist in the implementation, management and monitoring of the data privacy and protection strategy and the creation and roll-out of policies, guidelines and data protection awareness.
  • Lead in the delivery of; DPIA's, Privacy by Design reviews, Communications strategy and training among others.
  • Foster a Data Protection culture within the business.

Experience and Knowledge Required:

  • Previous experience and expertise in national and EU data privacy laws (GDPR), regulations and practices
  • Commercial awareness, with an objective view of balance of data use and legal requirements
  • Experience of promoting a data privacy culture of awareness and understanding within a Bank
  • Track record of evaluating and translating complex privacy policies

Please send your CV to for immediate consideration or get in touch on 0203 861 9253 for more details and a confidential conversation regarding the role.