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Data Protection Officer

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    Careers at Hamlyn Williams

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  • Salary:

    £55,000 - £60,000 DEO

  • Contact:

    Emily Jane Ashley

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  • Job ref:

    DPO Somerset

  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Hamlyn Williams is excited to be partnered with a global Leader in the retail space. A household name that has an incredibly strong reputation throughout their sector. Known for the innovative design and quality of their products spanning over 150 years. Our client has opened a new permanent DPO position within its team based in Somerset.

The role is a hybrid position.

Our client is looking for a qualified individual to take responsibility for the Data protection and Privacy aspects of the business.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Fulfil the tasks of the designated role of DPO.
  • Inform and advise organisations of their obligations
  • Create and implement strategies to ensure compliance with data protections laws
  • Perform DPIAs, TIAs, PIAs and LI assessments and build/maintain the client’s RoPA
  • Support the client in responding to individuals’ rights requests
  • Support the client in GDPR compliance across their global digital platforms
  • Consistently inform and advise the client on governance, accountability and risk
  • Keep up to date with changes in data protection law and regulations

Key Experience:

  • Extensive post-qualification experience in data protection, at a law firm and/or large corporation.
  • Strong legal drafting skills in English.
  • GDPR Qualification
  • Experience in GDPR Compliance in digital sales area
  • Experience in GDPR International Data Transfer Rules, TIA preparation
  • Sincere interest in data protection, technology, innovation and business.

If you’re looking for the opportunity to work within a fast-paced, innovative and inclusive environment, apply now and/or please reach out directly to Emily Ashley at