Data Protection Advisor

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

Job title: Data Protection Advisor

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £30,000 to £35,000

Location: Cheltenham

Hybrid working

Data Protection Advisor required at a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the financial services industry. With more than a dozen awards and a newly refurbished office, this is a fantastic organisation to work for!

You, a Data Protection Advisor, will provide support to the Data Protection Officer. You will also help to steer, map and deliver a data protection programme, covering mainly GDPR requirements.

Responsibility as a Data Protection Advisor:

  • Support Data Protection by Design and Default processes
  • Manage and respond to Data Subject Requests
  • Conduct Data Protection Impact Assessments
  • Assessment of processes and procedures and maturity aligned to roadmap
  • Data mapping
  • Support and deliver awareness and training programmes
  • Ensure compliant privacy notices and policies are in place

Required skills and experience needed for this data protection advisor role:

  • Proven experience in a similar role, covering UK / EU privacy legislation (GDPR, PECR, UK DPA)
  • Proficient with IT systems, knowledge of current technologies or ability to learn quickly (e.g.. OneTrust, Jira, Lucid Chart)
  • Ability to communicate and provide reporting to DPO internally and with customers
  • Experience using OneTrust (Desirable)
  • Data Protection certification (Desirable)

Benefits include: Flexible working, company matched pension benefits, generous life and critical illness cover, competitive holiday allowance, an annual wellness allowance and more!

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