Privacy and Compliance Manager

Job Title: Privacy and Compliance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West London, London
Salary: Negotiable
REF: JB787878_1534786682
Contact Name: Jack Bennion
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Privacy and Compliance Manager - FTSE250 Utility

North-West London - Salary up to £75,000 with great benefits

A great opportunity has come up for a data privacy professional to join a motivated and fast-paced legal team of a growing FTSE 250 business.

The purpose of the role will be to ensure the business is compliant with all current legislation surrounding privacy and compliance including:

  • Responsibility for any privacy matters (including GDPR, DPA 2018 & PECR);
  • Responding to data protection queries from the business;
  • Providing advice to the business on data privacy compliance;
  • Managing compliance activities, such as breach reporting and supplying monthly logs to the regulator;
  • Assisting with DSARS, erasure requests and data privacy related complaints;
  • Reviewing and negotiating contract clauses
  • Updating internal privacy compliance procedures and policies;
  • Assisting on data privacy staff training activities.

Compliance Responsibilities:

  • Support the Chief Information Security Officer in executing risk assessments within the business areas.
  • Preparing annual and biannual reports to management;
  • Carrying out regular audits to ensure policies and procedures are being followed.
  • Responsibility for updating relevant compliance policies.
  • The role may also include the reviewing, negotiating and amending of licences, terms of business and simple commercial contracts.

Skills/Experience required:

  • You will ideally already be operating at a manager-level in a Privacy focused role.
  • You will need to be a great communicator, and confident working with stakeholders at all levels.
  • A strong understanding of corporate privacy and compliance obligations;
  • Experience of Information Security from a Risk/Compliance perspective (desirable)
  • A strong attention to detail;
  • An ability to work under pressure;
  • An ability to be self-motivated and independent;
  • A friendly, helpful and professional manner.

This is a great opportunity for a Data Protection professional to play a large part in shaping the Privacy strategy in growing FTSE 250 business.

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.