Pennell Hart is a UAE based legal and compliance recruitment specialist. Our client is an industrial conglomerate with a diverse portfolio of subsidiary companies and assets, working on cutting edge projects, both regionally and internationally. They are now looking for an experienced Data Protection Officer to join their award winning and growing compliance team.
The Data Protection Officer (DPO) is a senior level hire which requires at least 7 years + experience in the field of data governance.
The DPO will be responsible for mapping all information that flows in and out of the organisation and ensure these are handled according to the correct protocols. You will be fully up to speed with local and international laws and regulations in this area and ensure the data protection framework is fully compliant with external obligations and internal policies and procedures.
The DPO will have solid data privacy experience, either from a legal or IT background. You will be highly detail orientated and willing to take a hands on approach.
This role will be based in Abu Dhabi so interested candidates should be willing to be based in the Emirate in order to benefit from the accommodation and education component of the compensation package.
Please apply now to be considered for this opportunity. Unfortunately, candidates who do not meet the expressed criteria may not have their applications acknowledged.