Data Protection & Compliance Officer

Job Title Data Protection & Compliance Officer
Sector Risk & Compliance
Location Surrey
Type Permanent
Salary £30000-£35000

Sanderson Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Data Protection & Compliance Officer to join a multinational client based in Surrey. This is a 12 month FTC, with the possibility of an extension or permanent role.

The Data Protection & Compliance Officer will play a key role in supporting the organisation's compliance activities across the business.

Responsibilities of the Data Protection & Compliance Officer:

  • Supporting Data Office colleagues with resolving complex rights requests and any breaches that occur
  • Maintaining Register of Processing Activity (Article.30) in accordance with data protection requirements
  • Maintain supplier privacy due diligence and contractual safeguards and administer associated database.
  • Supporting simple data protection compliance reviews, remediation and administrative activities.
  • Working in collaboration with the audit team to identify and improve processes that have a compliance impact

Capabilities of the Data Protection & Compliance Officer:

  • At least two years' working experience in privacy, data protection or compliance role
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, able to communicate effectively with people at all levels both inside and outside of the company
  • High attention to detail
  • Good time management and organization
  • Capable of working independently, but within a team structure
  • Privacy certification preferred (e.g. CIPP/E, CIPP/M)

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