Data Protection Officer - Global Media/Tech Company, Dublin

  • Location

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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    Corporate & Commercial

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    Hamish Richmond

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    about 1 year ago

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A leading global media and technology company is looking to hire an experienced data protection & privacy professional to be their next EU Data Protection Officer, based out of their new and growing Dublin office.

Main tasks:

  • Responsible for overseeing the company's data protection compliance in the EU.
  • Continually assess GDPR compliance programme, make recommendations for improvements, initiate change and track progress.
  • Champion privacy principles and instil culture of privacy compliance and privacy by design through training and engagement with relevant stakeholders.
  • Assess and review product features and advise on compliance with GDPR.
  • Review DPIA's and other documentary requirements, ensuring Company satisfies the accountability requirements under GDPR.
  • Draft, review and update internal and external policies to ensure data collection, sharing and transfer of EU users are GDPR compliant.
  • Manage requests made by data subjects (including employees).
  • Advise the company's senior management on EU data protection and compliance strategy.
  • Work closely with Privacy SME's in the EMEA Legal team, in supportive and collaborative manner.
  • Liaison with EU organizations and industrial associations in coordinating on regulatory, policy and law enforcement fronts.

The ideal candidate will have 10-15 + years of solid experience with a major focus on EU data protection and compliance.

This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-growing tech company. For more information please contact Hamish Richmond on +353 1568 2835 or

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