Data Protection Manager
Data Protection Manager
London, Waterhouse Square
Full-time, Permanent basis
ITV is the biggest commercial television network in the UK. Behind every famous face, there are hundreds of others, all doing their bit to make things happen. We love telly, we're passionate about content and most importantly we understand our audiences. As a growing international company, we're commercially minded and have a global focus. We're all about pushing the boundaries and being innovative.
Why you should join us...
ITV loves helping people build their careers. Every day we create quality content for different platforms, including some of the UK's best-loved TV programmes. Behind the scenes, our diverse team works collaboratively in a variety of different roles, thinking creatively and commercially to make an impact across the globe.
We are looking for a Data Protection Manager to join our collaborative team within the Legal area.
What this role will entail...
Through the course of its business activities, ITV processes the personal data of millions of people and is committed to respecting their privacy, as well as ensuring the company complies with applicable data protection laws and regulations such as GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018.
As a Data Protection Manager you will play a key role in performing the activities necessary to ensure data compliance across a specific area of the business.
Some Key Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Head of Data Protection, you will follow the agreed processes and work with your business area and Legal / Business Affairs / Cyber Security teams on requirements such as;
- Data Subject requests
- Records of Processing activities, ensuring these are followed (e.g. data retention / deletion)
- Data Protection Impact Assessments
- Privacy notices
- Data Processing Register
- Data Breach management
You will give appropriate input and practical advice to specific business areas and promote "Data Protection by design", as well as an environment of trust and confidentiality. Through the course of this you will identify risks and manage them through the agreed framework.
The ideal candidate:
Proven track record in data protection activities to comply with applicable existing laws and regulations, with a working knowledge of data protection legislation. Someone with a relevant qualification or paralegal is preferred but not essential.
Excellent communication skills are required as you partner with key business stakeholders, using your ability to influence and persuade, without having direct control.
Closing date: 19th July
We love different perspectives and celebrate individuality. So, we look for the best talent from all walks of life. We're passionate about creating a diverse and creative team of people of all ethnicities and backgrounds. Treating people equally and with fairness and respect is a way of life here. Our jobs are open to all.
At ITV we celebrate individuality. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce and we strongly encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer and if you have a disability and meet the minimum criteria for the role we'll guarantee you an interview. We're happy to discuss any additional support you may need during our application process as part of our reasonable adjustments approach. So we encourage you to get in touch with us if you require additional support...
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