DPO UK & Ireland

London Permanent £100,000 - £120,000 per year
  • Global hospitality brand requires a DPO for UK & Ireland
  • This DPO will be based in London and lead the UK & Ireland Privacy framework

About Our Client

Our client is a global brand in the hospitality space. The legal team in the UK is substantial with an HQ in London. They are renowned for their commitment to delivering exceptional services and creating memorable experiences for their customers.

Job Description

The DPO UK & Ireland will be an integral part of the business. They will provide strategic insight into the development of the framework, education of the business and ensure that they are fully compliant.Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide guidance on the company's privacy matters and ensure compliance with data protection laws and regulations.
  • Develop and implement the data protection framework for UK & Ireland whilst liaising with the global privacy heads.
  • Audit the function.
  • Draft, develop & implement policies and regulations.
  • Build a relationship with and liaise with the ICO.
  • Build internal relationships to adequately train personnel on data protection.
  • Work closely with the marketing team on use of personal data for marketing purposes - with a real focus on AdTech, MarTech & behavioural targeting.
  • Coordinate with various departments to ensure legal compliance across the company's operations.

The Successful Applicant

A successful DPO UK & Ireland should have:

  • A degree in Law or a relevant field.
  • Hold a relevant privacy qualification (eg CIPPE)
  • Proven experience in a similar role with a focus on consumer data.
  • Strong knowledge of UK data protection laws and GDPR
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of data use for marketing will be vital.

What's on Offer

The DPO UK & Ireland will be remunerated with an excellent broad package:

  • An estimated salary range of £100,000 to £120,000 per year, depending on experience and qualifications.
  • Enviable benefits package included.
  • A permanent position in a well-established global company with a UK HQ in London.
  • A positive and inclusive company culture that encourages professional growth and development.

We invite all qualified candidates who are interested in taking their career to the next level to apply. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward-thinking company in the heart of London.

Samantha McGawley
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Phone number
+44 20 7269 2243

Job summary

Job function
Data protection
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
Contract type
Consultant name
Samantha McGawley
Consultant phone
+44 20 7269 2243
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