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Data Protection Officer (DPO)

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    Michael Aspinall

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    020 3778 1437

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    8 months ago

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​Our Client

Our client is an established insurance company based in Belgium, seeking a skilled Data Protection Officer (DPO) to ensure compliance with data protection regulations and maintain data privacy.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensure compliance with data protection laws, particularly GDPR.

  • Develop and implement data protection policies and procedures.

  • Conduct assessments to identify risks and gaps in data protection practices.

  • Advise and guide employees on data protection issues.

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to integrate data protection into business processes.

  • Manage data subject rights requests and respond to data breaches.

  • Conduct data protection impact assessments (DPIAs).

  • Stay updated on data protection regulations and recommend necessary actions.

  • Liaise with regulatory authorities as needed.

Your Profile

  • Extensive data protection and privacy experience, preferably in insurance or regulated industries.

  • Strong knowledge of GDPR and data protection regulations.

  • Experience in policy development and implementation.

  • Ability to conduct assessments and manage breaches.

  • Privacy practitioner’s certification such as CIPP/E, CIPP/M or equivalent.

  • Fluency in English and Dutch/French.

Please note that sponsorship is not available for this role.

Salary for this role is circa €90,000 + benefits

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Michael Aspinall.
Phone: 020 3778 1437
ReferenceCode: 11869

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