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Data Privacy Consultant

Data Privacy Consultant

  • Location Swindon, Northampton, UK Wide
  • £41,951 - £60,596
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Closing date 26/03/2018
  • Ref R001900392
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We need

  • Data Privacy Consultant; in our Head Office Swindon or Admin Centre in Northampton
  • Target Salary of £46,612 per annum (range from £41,951to £60,596), salary offered will be in line with skills and experience
  • Closing date 26th of March

We are currently seeking a motivated professional to join our Data Privacy team to support and provide pragmatic guidance and advice to the business on compliance with the Data Protection Act (DPA) 1998, Privacy and Communications Regulation 2003 and the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation.  Meeting the requirements of Data Privacy laws and the expectations of our members to protect their information is a key priority at Nationwide.

Who we're looking for

This is a great opportunity to widen your experience of and exposure to all levels of the business within the organisation, working to make sure compliance with the Data Protection Act is maintained

As a minimum you’ll

  • be currently working as a Data Protection Practitioner,
  • have a good working knowledge of Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulation 2003,
  • have experience of preparing an organisation for the emerging General Data Protection Regulation,
  • have excellent written, verbal and influencing skills,
  • be motivated and passionate about your subject,
  • have the ability to meet challenging deadlines and manage conflicting priorities,

It would be nice if you had

  • significant experience of working within a Data Privacy function,
  • a recognised Data Privacy qualification,
  • line management experience,
  • previous experience in financial services,

What you'll be doing

You will be leading a small team of subject matter experts providing guidance and support.

 Your duties will include, but not be limited to;

  • Providing direction, advice and guidance across the business, and to third parties,
  • Deputising for the Data Privacy Manager as required,
  • Engaging with key stakeholders, including senior management, across the organisation,
  • Completing and reviewing Data Privacy Impact Assessments,
  • Reviewing ICO Guidance and identifying appropriate changes,
  • Delivering training and awareness
  • Supporting delivery of the General Data Protection Regulation within Nationwide,

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The extras you'll get

If you put a lot in, it’s only fair you should get a lot out. So if you help us do the right thing for our members, we’ll help further your career with us.

As part of our team you’ll get:

  • Access to training to help you progress and develop your technical skills and career
  • Pension scheme where if you pay in 7% we’ll top it up to 23%
  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary
  • 24 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • The ability to 'buy’ up to 10 days more holiday
  • Flexible benefits scheme giving you access to discount vouchers at various retail outlets
  • Access to a Healthcare scheme
  • Access to an annual performance related bonus scheme

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