Assistant Data Protection Officer

ACS are recruiting for an Assistant Data Protection Officer for a firm in Liverpool.

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with the processing of subject access requests, information rights complaints and queries
  • Assist in processing privacy impact assessments
  • Assist in processing GDPR impact assessments and identify risks
  • Assist in resolving incidents
  • Assist in drafting and reviewing policies, procedures and guidance in preparation for the GDPR
  • Assist in completing self-audits such as the NHS Information Governance Toolkit

Candidate Requirements

  • Commercial acumen
  • Technical aptitude, understanding of IT systems
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must work to a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Flexibility in approach and a willingness to work outside normal office hours, if required
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to meet deadlines

Technical Skills Required

  • Excellent data protection and GDPR knowledge and understanding
  • Experience in dealing with the NHS Information Governance Toolkit will be beneficial
  • Experienced in assisting with data protection tasks, for example subject access requests, privacy impact assessments, incident and risk management

For information on this role, please contact stephanie@acs-recruitment.co.uk

Acs Recruitment is an independent recruitment agency based in Liverpool that offers a professional service to its clients and candidates nationally. Established in 1983 ACS were Liverpool’s First independent Recruitment agency and has long been a trusted and well respected agency throughout the North West.

Acs’s main focus is the legal profession and we are experts in this field. Currently we hold a strong presence within the legal sector covering Merseyside, Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham down to London. We are well known for our high standards and providing quality service to clients and candidates.

We put our success and longevity down to the whole team putting quality and service above all else. Our friendly consultants offer an exceptional legal recruitment service which has resulted in trust, recognition and an excellent reputation.

Our primary goal is to continue to build healthy long standing relationships with candidates and clients. Many of our first client relationships are still in place from our inception, we think is a testament to our success.

Nothing gives us greater pleasure in watching our candidate’s careers flourish and our clients thrive as a result of our hard work.

Acs’s primary goal is to continue building strong and healthy relationships with legal firms and maintain our strong presence nationally.