Trilateral research is looking for a Data Protection Advisor

Trilateral research is looking for a Data Protection Advisor

Trilateral Research is looking for a Data Protection Advisor, with expertise and experience in relation to data protection compliance, to join our Data Protection and Cyber-Risk team. The candidate should have sound knowledge of European data protection legislation, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), national data protection legislation and e-Privacy legislation.

Key responsibilities:
Executing DPO support work and data protection compliance efforts required by clients including:

-Providing outsourced DPO and DPO Assist services to clients and managing client relationships, including tasks such as developing consent and privacy notices, managing SARs and guiding clients through personal data breaches

-Data protection compliance activities including data protection impact assessments, compliance audits, gap analyses, data mapping services to aid in addressing risk management issues and complying with data protection requirements

-Writing briefs for clients on relevant topic areas, including newsletter pieces and other outreach material

-Attending and presenting at client meetings, as required

-Business development tasks, including developing proposals and bids for new projects

Skills and experience:

-An LLM or other relevant postgraduate qualification

-Thorough working knowledge of Irish or UK and EU data protection legislation (including GDPR); knowledge of national data protection legislation for the US or other EU countries is a plus

-Knowledge and proven experience in the areas of some or all of the following: data protection, data privacy, data governance, auditing, compliance, information security and/or risk management

-Ability to analyse legislative requirements and translate these into organisational practices and solutions

-Awareness of information systems and databases to determine how processes need to be developed

-Project management skills, a proven track record of leading projects to successful completion

-Proven client management skills and experience

-Experience working with healthcare or public sector organisations is preferred but not essential

-CIPP/E or other data protection or information security compliance certifications preferred

-3+ years of post-degree experience

Location: Waterford, Ireland and UK (remote working options available)
Salary: Commensurate with education & professional experience
Hours: Full Time or Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term or Permanent

In return, you get:

-A competitive salary

-Flexible working hours / remote working options

-Competitive pension scheme

-A positive and supportive environment

To Apply please submit here both your CV and a cover letter linking your experience to our requirements in order to have your application considered. References will be required prior to appointment. We will process applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled, hence we suggest to apply early.