Data Protection Manager

Posted by Source Recruitment

A superb opportunity to work for a prestigious and highly respected local legal firm.

Working within a team and reporting directly to the Director of In House Counsel, this role will support In-House Legal and Information Security on a variety of group related data protection matters.

As Data Protection Manager you will play a pivotal role in ensuring compliance with data protection laws and regulations. You will be responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining comprehensive data protection strategies that safeguard data assets against unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You will work closely with various stakeholders and internal teams to ensure that data handling practices align with legal standards and internal policies.

Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in Law, Information Technology, or a related field, proven experience (minimum of 5 years) in a data protection or privacy role, ideally within a legal, compliance, or IT security setting and in-depth knowledge of data protection laws and practices, including GDPR, CCPA, and other relevant legislation.