Data Protection Manager

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Tadworth, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Company: Fidelity International

To ensure the Fidelity legal entities maintain compliance with the UK Data Protection Act and other European data protection legislation, privacy laws, the GDPR and other relevant regulation and codes of practice. To assist the Data Protection Officer in providing practical advice to the business on data protection and ensure adherence to internal policies.

Department Overview

The Data Protection team provides consultancy and advisory services to all our UK businesses, working in partnership with the other oversight functions, such as the Compliance, AML, Legal and Risk teams. Members of the Data Protection team are located in the UK and in a number of other EU countries. Their role is provide an excellent advisory service, promoting a data protection compliant culture and enhancing the effectiveness, long-term profitability and reputation of the company through pro-active management of data protection risk, undertaken in partnership with the business, and in the best interests of our investors and customers.

Purpose of your role

To ensure the Fidelity legal entities maintain compliance with the UK Data Protection Act and other European data protection legislation, privacy laws, the GDPR and other relevant regulation and codes of practice. To assist the Data Protection Officer in providing practical advice to the business on data protection and ensure adherence to internal policies

Your key accountabilities

  • Assist the UK/EU Data Protection Officer to ensure that the Fidelity business, employees and other parties comply with appropriate data protection legislation and regulations
  • Provide advice and guidance to the business areas by pro-active support and involvement in business projects and responding to day to day queries
  • Assist the UK/EU Data Protection Officer in the handling of SARs, PIAs and breaches
  • Assist in providing reports to the UK/EU Data Protection Officer and wider Senior Management on data protection issues
  • Assist with training programmes/courses that are delivered to the business
  • Assist in monitoring compliance with the appropriate policies and procedures that are in place
  • Assist in responding to subject access requests and all relevant notifications or external reporting requirements

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of working in a UK or EU data protection role
  • Experience of Direct Marketing operations
  • Knowledge of UK Retail Financial Services
  • Working knowledge of Data Privacy laws and regulations in the UK and continental Europe
  • Well organised
  • Strong communication skills

Desirable Qualifications

  • Data protection professional qualifications (e.g. PDP Practitioner Cert, CIPP/E, ISEB/BCS) are desirable
  • A business related degree is desirable

Great minds, better together.

Fidelity International is an equal opportunities employer and is commited to a policy of treating all its employees and job applications equally.

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