Data Protection Officer

LAW Absolute
£25.00 - £45.00 per hour
Closing date
26 Feb 2021

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Practice area
1 year, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years
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Job Details

LAW Absolute is working with a local authority in Berkshire in their search for an interim Data Protection Officer.

The successful candidate will be required to lead on various data protection matters particularly in relation to several ICO recommendations that need to be implemented. Our client is seeking a candidate with a wealth of knowledge in this area and someone that can implement new processes, work through the various recommendations, roll out changes to the workforce and liaise with the ICO inspector when they return in the coming months.

This is a three-month initial role and 100% remote working. Our client is open to qualified lawyers with experience in this area or non-qualified candidates with a wealth of experience working as a Data Protection Officer. This role will report into the Director and will require someone with excellent communication skills and ideally experience working with Senior Managers.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, we are only able to consider candidates with a maximum 3-week notice period. Previous local government experience would be advantageous.

In order to apply for the role, please send a copy of your updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


LAW Absolute is an independent, niche legal recruitment consultancy with a strong infrastructure and an impressive level of expertise. We offer pragmatic and tailored solutions and work without any of the restrictions which can be imposed by major holding companies.

Teamwork is paramount. Every individual and organisation with whom we work benefits from the combined knowledge, hard work and energy of our experienced consultants.

The level of experience and expertise offered by our team of consultants is exceptional and our aim is to provide all candidates and clients with a truly consultative, efficient and results oriented service.

Our culture is one of transparency, integrity and honesty. We are proud to offer an utterly trustworthy, reliable and diligent service.

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020 7092 8000
5th Floor Queens House
55-56 Lincoln's Inn Fields
United Kingdom
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