Manager - Global Privacy Oversight, American Express, London

Privacy and information security are key contributors to loyalty, customer experience, and the American Express brand. Independently assessing, managing and overseeing global privacy risk is critical to the Company’s business. A successful candidate will be a privacy subject matter expert, with particular expertise in European or Asian privacy regulation.

The position reports to the Director of Global Privacy Oversight and requires a candidate who is comfortable interacting with multiple stakeholders across a highly matrixed organisation to promote privacy throughout the enterprise.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Provision of privacy risk oversight management, strategic guidance and consultation to American Express businesses, with a focus on markets outside the United States
  • Supporting the development, coordination and implementation of American Express’ global privacy program
  • Ensuring adherence to the enterprise privacy risk appetite globally through effective privacy oversight and second line of defence challenge
  • Partnering with Compliance and other stakeholders in overseeing privacy legal/regulatory change management
  • Fostering a culture of privacy at American Express by advocating for privacy-by-design, integration of the American Express Data Protection & Privacy Principles, accountability and sharing of best practices. 

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

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