Data Protection Officer

England, London
£65000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
15 Apr 2019
13 May 2019
Andrew Burrows
Full time
Contract type

This is an incredibly rare opportunity with a global, £multi-million technology company with a global reach. They are ranked in the 50th largest public companies in the world and are originally an American company. They are one of the largest public internet/investment companies worldwide, with shares in household names across the globe. They work at the frontier of conglomerate markets, with a wide range of technological entities acting under their umbrella.

The Role

The company are looking for a GDPR/Data Protection Officer for their London office in a 6-month fixed term contract which might turn permanent.

This is a standalone role, reporting to the Senior Lawyer in the Commercial team. Your role will require exceptional GDPR/Data Protection knowledge and the ability and drive to go out into the business, engage with employees, and make GDPR engaging and to keep GDPR at the forefront of people's minds. You will also advise the company on GDPR/Data Protection changes in legalisation and ensure that the company is up to date with this.

You will work with the wider HR and Operations teams within the company, making this an exciting, hands on and holistic role; you will be responsible for overseeing data protection strategy and implementation.

The Company

The company are leaders in technology and public technological investment in the world-wide and UK market. They have unparalleled experience across Mobile, Energy, Business, AI, Energy and more.

They provide ISP services, mobile communication services, fixed line telecommunications on a global scale, as well as providing innovative and state of the art applications and technological solutions to sectors including education, retail, healthcare, finance and much more.

They have operated for more than a Century and have an ultimate goal, and evidence of, shaping the world, transforming the IT/technological environment and pioneering new technology.


· You will have exceptional knowledge of GDPR/Data Protection. You do NOT need to be a Qualified Lawyer, although this would be beneficial.
· You will be driven, energetic and very good with people.
· You will be looking for an opportunity to travel to different locations with the company.
· You will be ambitious and a real team player.
· Ideally, but not necessary, you will have worked In-House.

This is an incredible opportunity for a Data Protection/GDPR Officer to join a world leading technology company in their London office on a 6-month contract, possibly extended.

Apply now for immediate consideration.