Data Protection Senior Officer

Location Malta
Discipline: Compliance, GDPR
Contact name: Francesca Buhagiar

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15874
Published: about 1 year ago
Our client is seeking to recruit a Data Protections Senior Officer to join their team. 

Duties include: 
  • To monitor and ensure that the company remains compliant with the GDPR and the Data Protection Act and any other data protection and privacy rules
  • To monitor developments in any legislation concerning data protection and privacy;
  • To inform and provide advice the company on data protection matters 
  • To act as the main contact point between the company and data subjects and handle all data subject requests;
  • To assist in responding to any queries concerning data protection;
  • To represent the company locally or abroad on data protection matters 
  •  To carry out or assist in any audits on the company's data protection processes;
  • To cooperate with the Information and Data Protection Commission or the Data Protection Unit within the Ministry for Justice, Equality and Governance;
  • University Degree (MQF Level 6) in Law, IT or in any subject provided that the applicant has proven experience in the area of data protection;
  • Excellent communication skills in both the Maltese & English languages;
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of data protection principles and laws;
  • Experience in the implementation of data protection rules;