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    Group Data Protection Officer

    We are looking for a Group Data Protection Officer to join our client’s team permanently. This role is critical in ensuring the client’s compliance with GDPR and other relevant data protection laws and regulations, enhancing data protection practices, and safeguarding the Group’s integrity.


    • Advanced degree in Law, Information Security, or related field
    • Professional certification in data protection (e.g., CIPP/E, CIPM)
    • Proven leadership experience and expertise in GDPR compliance, ideally within our industry
    • Strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret complex legal requirements into actionable policies
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of engaging with stakeholders at all levels
    • Strategic thinker with a proactive approach to problem-solving and risk management
    • Fluency in English

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Lead the development and implementation of comprehensive GDPR compliance strategies across the Group
    • Act as the authority on GDPR, staying abreast of regulatory changes and advising internal stakeholders on the required adjustments to practices, policies, and compliance measures
    • Conduct thorough Data Protection Impact Assessments for existing and new projects, ensuring that any data protection risks are identified and mitigated
    • Oversee the development, implementation, and maintenance of data protection policies and procedures to ensure full compliance with GDPR
    • Monitor internal compliance with GDPR, including assignment of responsibilities, compliance reviews of data processing practices, awareness-raising, and training of staff involved in data processing operations
    • Ensure that privacy by default and by design principles are applied in the design of new business processes and systems
    • Provide regular updates to Group management on the status of GDPR compliance, including risks, impact assessments, and mitigation strategies
    • Lead in fostering a data protection culture within the Group
    • Collaborate with local data protection officers, IT, legal, HR, and other departments to ensure GDPR compliance in all aspects of data processing

    If interested, please get in touch via the contact details provided or click “Apply” to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

    Cavendish (Recruitment) Professionals Ltd are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we believe that inclusivity begins with the candidate experience. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of, gender, race, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief.

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