As a Data Privacy Analyst, you will support and facilitate project planning, development, implementation and monitoring of compliance policies, international standard practices and privacy regulatory frameworks in a multijurisdictional setting and with different categories of data.
You will be involved in a range of assignments and special projects, enumerated in the description below, along with the opportunity to keep developing your knowledge and skills in the field.
*This role is on a fixed term contract with the possibility of a permanent contract*
What you'll be doing:
Conduct compliance audits and report on identified risk
Analyze and report on the effectiveness of the privacy by design and default strategy, data governance and data-risk management.
Support monitoring and implementation of system/processes development for privacy and data protection compliance.
Assist with the development and delivery of privacy metrics
Handling data subject requests
Research and analysis of data privacy regulation and industry frameworks
What you'll need to be successful:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience
2-year experience working in Data Privacy, auditing, security consulting or equivalent roles
Knowledge of Canada, U.S. and European privacy laws, regulations and best practices
Ability to identify privacy and IT issues and associated mitigation
Strong aptitude to learn and adapt to new technologies
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong analytical and reporting skills
Nice to haves:
Experience with security and information management standards
Basic understanding of databases and/or programming
IAPP or other Privacy certification
Previous technical writing experience
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