Data Protection and Operational Risk Co-Ordinator - Jersey

  • Job Reference: 46471
  • Date Posted: 1 March 2023
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  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Call Centre / Customer Service, Consulting & Corporate Strategy, Legal, Sales & Marketing, Compliance/Risk/Internal Audit
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

An award-winning law firm is seeking a Data Protection and Operational Risk Co-Ordinator based in Jersey. This new role requires someone to ensure that the firm has effective systems, policies and procedures in place to maintain compliance in line with all non-AML/CFT requirements globally.

The role has four strands being acting as the Data Protection Coordinator; managing aspects of the wider operational risks which may be identified from time to time; to maintain the risk management framework to ensure it remains relevant and effective; and to assist with all initiatives designed to increase awareness, knowledge and understanding of risk across the firm.

The role will include managing the Data Governance arrangements including working with local Data Champions. Maintain the firm's data inventory and list of data processors. Manage Data Breach, Data Subject Access Requests and other data related processes. Liaise with CIT to ensure that the firm is effectively managing technical risks and have appropriate safeguards in place to manage any vulnerabilities. Arrange and where appropriate provide training to staff, including as part of the on-boarding process.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years relevant industry experience with a good knowledge and understanding of local regulatory requirements. Good technical knowledge relating to data protection legislation and familiarity with IT governance frameworks. You will be educated to degree level or equivalent and ideally hold ICA or other relevant compliance qualification. You will have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to prioritise work and the ability to work under pressure. You will have flexibility, energy and enthusiasm.

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