Data Protection Specialist / Privacy Specialist

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Data Protection Specialist / Privacy Specialist



€55,000 - €65,000

Ref: E5431CS

Job Description

My Dublin based client is looking for a Data Protection Specialist/Privacy Specialist to join the team for a permanent position. Your reporting line will be into the Data Protection Officer.

Data Protection Specialist/Privacy Specialist

The Role/Responsibilities:

-Ensure that data protection and privacy issues are dealt with in compliance with the overall company Privacy Management Policy and regulatory requirements

-Incorporate the company’s privacy baseline requirements into processes and operationalise these where possible through the use of online platforms

-Support the company in its commitment to process personal data honestly, ethically, with integrity, and consistently

-Support the business in incorporating privacy by design in products and services and reviewing PIAs.

-You will be knowledgeable on matters relating to the ePrivacy Regulation.

-You will maintain the privacy risk register.

-Maintain records of personal data processing that the company undertakes as controller and as processor.

-Complete an annual review of High Risk Data Processing Activities.

-Provide advice in relation to reported incidents and liaise with the Data Protection Commission where necessary and maintain log of data breaches.

-You will provide monthly reports on volume of data breaches, PIAs, new and closed privacy risks.

-Build awareness and train teams on data protection and privacy issues including the continued development of the privacy data governance community.

-Respond to personal data disclosure requests, court orders and customer complaints.

-You will participate in and contribute to the Group-wide Privacy Leadership Team through sharing of best practice.


-3rd level degree

-Previous expertise and experience in the area of data protection and privacy is essential

-Ability to work cross functionally

-Experience in developing and operationalising processes

What else should you demonstrate:

-Strong communication skills.

-Ability to deliver concise and clear advice and training

How to Apply

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