Data Protection Manager

  • Job Reference: 00039930-1
  • Date Posted: 20 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Telent Data Protection Manager, Warwick - Permanent

In these extraordinary times of the coronavirus outbreak Telent is continuing to Recruit. We provide services to customers which are integral to providing mission critical systems and infrastructure across the UK and Ireland and we need to continue to deliver those services.

To help limit the amount of face to face contact during the recruitment process, we will now do more online assessments and use Skype/Conf Calls for interviews wherever possible.

With current annual revenues in excess of £400M and 2,400 employees. We operate within various industry sectors including Rail, Traffic, Public Safety, Defence, Service Providers, Enterprise and Public Sector.

Role Profile:

We're looking for a pragmatic, proactive and approachable person to join our Cyber team within our Chief Technology Office as our Data Protection Manager.

Telent specialise in the effective operation of Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) and are at the heart of many of the UK's and Ireland's best-known brands. Come and join us at an exciting time of growth for the business, with lots of high profile projects for you to get involved with.

Typical Deliverables:

You'll be in charge of managing our data protection compliance framework, which will require you to:

Advise and support our business to identify data protection issues throughout the bid and project life cycle, ensuring that necessary steps such as data privacy impact assessments are carried out where appropriate
Migrate our existing compliance controls and develop a suitable privacy management system aligned with ISO/IEC27701, which you will own, manage and develop as our business grows
Maintain all documentation required under data protection laws, for example records of processing activity, privacy notices and records of personal data breaches
Monitor data protection compliance, carrying out regular audits to identify issues and recommend and implement solutions
Respond to data subject requests, such as checking the validity of data subject access requests and that they are actioned appropriately
Design and implement effective awareness campaigns
When the COVID-19 restrictions lessen, you'll be required to regularly attend our Warwick office (and occasionally our other offices across the UK). We anticipate this being required 1-2 days per week but will depend on business demand.
You will need to be comfortable working under minimal supervision, but with the support of a friendly team when you need it.

Business Operations Skills - Experience:

2+ years of proven experience working in a data protection role.
A can do attitude, with an eagerness to learn and develop.
Collaborative, able to establish and grow relationships across the business.
Clear and concise communicator, capable of explaining issues in plain English.
Organised, able to prioritise and manage time effectively.
Embraces change and is creative in finding solutions.
Attention to detail.
Comfortable working under minimal supervision.

Business Operations Skills - Qualifications:

A relevant data protection qualification.
Experience of working with ISO standards (in particular ISO/IEC 27701, BS 10012).

Excellent employee benefits:

Telent is committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages. Join us and you can expect to receive:

33 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
Occupational health support
Discounts on Cinema, Restaurants and Shopping with Telent Reward schemeWe reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.

Telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion