Job Description

Global Consulting Firm is hiring for a GDPR & Data Privacy Consultant to be based in London. This is a permanent role paying between £60K - £70K.

Required skills include:

*Strong experience working in Data Privacy and Protection roles, in consultancy role or in industry
*Broad experience of European regulatory changes and implementation of compliance and information governance programmes in Insurance, Financial Services or Banking
*Ability to engage with business and IT stakeholders, assess problems and articulate solutions at various levels
*Specialist knowledge and understanding of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its implications for various functions within business
*Ability to assess complex business and technology environments from data privacy and security perspectives, communicate threats and their impact in technical and layman terms, and provide subject matter experts to clients to help them proactively manage their data privacy risks and use their data to its full potential
*Demonstrable experience working as part of a GDPR compliance programme in at least two of the following areas:
oProcessing inventory and data mapping
oPrivacy notice and consents
oRights of data subjects
oGovernance and Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA)
oVendor management and contracts remediation
oHR and training
*Ability to work closely and collaboratively with various functions including Privacy and Data Protection Officer, Legal, CISO, CIO/CTO/CDO, Operations, Risk and Compliance
*Ability and willingness to mentor team and various client and internal stakeholders in GDPR and data privacy related aspects
*Professional qualification(s) such as Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection (PC.dp.), GDPR Practitioner and IAPP credentials
*Prior experience in Big 4 Audit firms or major consulting firms (preferred)
*Good understanding of Insurance processes (strongly preferred)

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.