Data Protection Manager for Europe - Perm

A leading medical equipment provider based on the outskirts of South-West London, is currently seeking to recruit an experienced compliance professional with excellent project management skills on a permanent contract. There are options for the role to be based in one of the company's other European offices.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Implement policies and procedures
  • Act as point of contact for all matters concerning the region's compliance.
  • Data protection training programs.
  • Coordinate and conduct data protection audits.
  • Independently advise on the data protection requirements when the processing of personal data is outsourced to third party vendors, including to ensure that the contracts protect the Company’s commercial and legal position in relation to data privacy requirements.

Essential skills: 

  • Extensive experience in the area of European data protection legislation with an ability to understand other functional processes and how they need to be structured in order to ensure compliance with the European data protection legislation.
  • Demonstrated ability in implementing policies and procedures for data privacy  compliance
  • Strong integrity and a high commercial ability of thinking when working with privacy issues, being able to make risk assessments and recommend solutions, processes and give advice to the business taking into consideration both legal but also commercial aspects.
  • Degree level education


If you would like to know more about this role please send your CV to K'an Thomas (  

Privacy Laws & Business Recruitment Service

The Privacy Laws & Business Recruitment Service helps organisations and data protection professionals with their recruitment requirements. We specialise in placing skilled data protection staff in permanent or contract positions. We recruit for all types of data protection vacancies ranging from Data Protection Analyst positions to Global, EMEA and UK Privacy Officer roles.

Privacy Laws & Business has a leading presence in the data protection recruitment market. We have become market leaders because, unlike other recruitment agencies, we actually understand data protection.

The Service was established in response to clients who were unable to source specialist data protection professionals through typical recruitment agencies. It has been running since 1997 with an unrivalled success rate.

Our services include; identifying suitable applicants, advising on job specifications, salary banding and helping candidates develop their CVs.

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