Data Protection Manager, Reed Business Information, London, UK

Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group, is seeking an experienced Data Protection Manager to advise and support the RBI businesses worldwide. Based in our office in Sutton, the position will manage the RBI privacy program and provide data protection guidance to all RBI businesses and functions.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Inform, advise and issue recommendations on RBI’s privacy and data protection compliance.
  • Manage and enhance the RBI privacy program, including the RBI GDPR implementation program.
  • Recommend and help implement updates to privacy policies, processes and procedures, including the handling of subject access requests and other privacy inquiries.
  • Conduct privacy and data protection impact assessments. 
  • Chair and drive the agenda of the RBI privacy committee.
  • Liaise with all RBI business and functional teams, including Technology, Information Security, Marketing, Product, Sales, Legal, Compliance, HR and Finance, as well as the RELX Group privacy, internal audit, information security, government affairs, legal and compliance teams.
  • Promote a culture of data protection across the organization.

Qualifications:

  • University degree or equivalent.
  • Qualified to practice law preferred.
  • Fluent in English and, ideally, German or French.
  • CIPP/E, CIPM or other privacy certification a plus.

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience designing and running data protection programs.
  • Detailed knowledge of European data protection requirements.
  • Deep understanding of systems, data and processes.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels, roles and functions in the organization.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with data subjects, data protection authorities and other controllers and processors across national boundaries and cultures.
  • Ability to travel internationally several times each year to coordinate with our global offices.
  • Excellent communication skills and EQ to navigate a complex multinational organization with multiple stakeholders groups.

About Reed Business Information
Reed Business Information provides information and online data services to business professionals worldwide. Customers have access to our high-value industry data, analytics, information and tools. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day.  Reed Business Information is part of RELX Group, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

Application Submission Information:
Please send CV’s to david.hipkin@reedbusiness.com