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Data Protection Officer

Job Title: Data Protection Officer

Location: Manchester

Are you a Data Protection Officer looking for your next opportunity?

As a Data Protection Officer you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the organisation's compliance with data protection regulations and fostering a culture of privacy. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to assess, implement, and manage data protection measures and policies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all data protection and privacy-related matters within the organization.

  • Monitor compliance with data protection regulations, including GDPR, CCPA, and other relevant laws.

  • Conduct privacy impact assessments (PIAs) and risk assessments to identify and mitigate data protection risks.

  • Develop, implement, and maintain data protection policies, procedures, and guidelines.

  • Handle data subject requests, such as access requests and data erasure requests.

  • Liaise with regulatory authorities and act as the organization's representative for privacy matters.

  • Lead incident response efforts in the event of data breaches or privacy incidents.

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