Job Overview

Data Protection Analyst

Location: City of London, London Salary: Up to £60000 per annum + plus benefits
Type: Permanent Contact: Tara Robinson
Posted: about 2 months ago

Global specialist insurer are seeking an experienced data protection analyst to join their established collaborative team. Assisting the Data Protection Manager you will provide accurate, appropriate, timely and pragmatic data protection advice, striking a balance between legal/compliance requirements and the wider interests of the business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive Data Protection Impact Assessments
  • Provide input to internal policies and procedures
  • Assist with writing reports for the Data Protection Committee
  • Assist with maintaining our data protection compliance database
  • Contribute to the maintenance of the Register of Processing Activities
  • Undertake research into the requirements for British Standard for Data Protection (BS10012)
  • Assist the Data Protection Manager with the provision of data protection training across the Group
  • Undertake regular meetings with data owners
  • Draft data protection communications for the business
  • Assist in maintaining the data protection areas of the intranet
  • Research international data protection requirements
  • Provide support in the preparation of responses to requests from data subjects to exercise their rights, including but not limited to Data Subject Access Requests
  • Assist the Data Protection Manager in maintaining and developing the data protection framework across the Group, including identification and incorporation of local requirements
  • Update the logs of Data Subject Access Requests, erasure requests, data breaches and near-misses
  • The provision of ad hoc data protection support as required

Skills and Experience required:

  • A minimum of 3 years data protection and privacy experience in a fast-paced, professional environment
  • CIPP/E, CIPM, ISEB or other privacy certification
  • Good knowledge of GDPR and European data protection requirements
  • Proactive and able to work independently
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict timescales imposed by legislation and business need
  • Good analytical skills, including the ability to assess risk and impact from a privacy and data protection perspective
  • Prior experience in the insurance sector - highly regarded

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.