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Data Protection Officer

Job Title: Data Protection Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Reference: BBBH57932_1530029398
Contact Name: Jessica Roberts
Contact Email: j.roberts@parity.net
Job Published: June 26, 2018 17:10

Job Description

Data Protection Officer - 3 month contract - Edinburgh

Our public sector client has an exciting position available for a skilled Data Protection Officer to join their busy team based in Edinburgh. You would be responsible for defining requirements for GDPR compliance across the organisation and developing a programme of activity and recommendations for adequate GDPR implementation.

Essential skills:

  • Previous engagement in a data protection role, ideally within a large and complex organisation with a proven track record of overseeing and improving compliance.
  • Experience of identifying opportunities to improve operational processes
  • Ability to promote a data protection culture within the organisation
  • Expertise in relation to interpreting and applying information assurance legislation and policies: Data Protection Act, Information Commissioner's Office policies, Statutory Data Sharing Code of Practice, GDPR.
  • A relevant qualification from an accredited professional body (BCS, CIPP, CIPP/E, CIPM, GDPR-P etc.).

Please be advised successful candidates will be required to hold/ apply for a Basic Disclosure Scotland.

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