Head of Data Protection

  • Salary: GBP115000 - GBP300000 per annum
  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Company: JCW Search

JCW are working with a large Pharmaceuticals company in London who are looking for a Head of Data Protection to cover their operations across the UK. They are ideally looking for someone with experience in growing out a Data Protection function within a highly regulated environment.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Give expert guidance and leadership to employees across the UK business in relation to data protection and privacy and compliance.
  • Communicate directly and clearly with the business to ensure the company adopts consistent and robust management procedures for the processing of Personal Data within a highly sensitive environment.
  • Consult on ICO and Data Privacy regulatory inquiries and data protection IA's.
  • An ability to inform the employees of their data protection obligations at all levels.
  • Consult and advise on continuing work towards GDPR compliance.
  • Develop a Data Protection programme and take responsibility for co-ordinating any external relationships with the ICO.
  • To grow out a strong Data Protection culture across the entire organisation

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Educated to degree-level
  • Extensive Data protection experience within a highly regulated sector a must
  • An understanding of requirements to achieve compliance with GDPR and DPA
  • Excellent presentation and report writing skills
  • Experience in growing Data Protection functions from scratch
  • Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance & Audit Recruitment
  • Visit us at our website www.jcwresourcing.com