Data Privacy Lead


Data Privacy Lead

Salary Not Specified

Aptia, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 1 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 62c4ee5839bb46688b23e72ee8725faf

Full Job Description

The Data Privacy Lead is responsible for ensuring that our work complies with data protection legislation. You will serve as the main point of contact for staff within the Business and support the Group Data Protection Officer with matters relating to the Business.

This role is a hybrid position where you will work from any of our Aptia offices, as well as from your home address.

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Promoting the protection and management of potentially sensitive information.

  • Ensuring that company policies are in compliance with codes of practice such as GDPR.

  • Assisting in devising training plans relevant for the Business in conjunction with the Group Data Protection Officer.

  • Informing and advising data controllers and data processors on all matters related to data protection.

  • Providing expert advice and educate employees on important data compliance requirements.

  • Managing the process of Data Subject Access Requests, ensuring responses meet timelines and include all relevant data, redacted as required.

    Experience in data protection compliance or related field.

  • Expertise in data protection laws and practice, including a good understanding of GDPR.

  • Experience in a legal, audit or risk management role

  • Strong project management skills;

  • Detailed knowledge of technical administration activities.

  • Pensions Industry experience.

    Aptia is a new force in the employee benefits and pensions administration services, on a mission to change the world of administration for the better.

  • In an underserved market, with huge potential for growth, Aptia will serve 1,100 clients in the US and UK markets and will be supported by shared services in India and Portugal - helping more than seven million people live healthier and happier lives.

    And we are expanding. Aptia Group is not only fuelled by our investors' backing but also by our commitment to foster the growth and success of our people. At Aptia, we're investing heavily in learning and development, paving unique career paths for our colleagues.

    Specialist. Responsive. Thoughtful. These aren't just words; they are the backbone of our business. Our team embodies our values daily, to surpass client expectations, evolve constantly and nurture genuine relationships for the long-term.

    If you want to join a sector that never stands still, in a company culture that is agile and that will invest in your career development, we could have your perfect next role.