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Senior Data Protection Legal Advisor Bucharest


ING Bucharest Romania

1 month ago

Discover ING Bank

ING believes in a world where everyone has the right to grow and progress in their own way. We express this in our global brand tagline, “do your thing”. Perhaps more than in any other large company, we extend our belief in the power of autonomy to our own people. But there’s a catch. In return for great freedom, we expect people to do great things for our customers, our stakeholders, and ING at large.

To work here is to be surrounded by people who are energetic, ambitious, friendly and respectful: talented specialists who take the responsibility and autonomy to make great things happen. We stay curious, thrive on change, and seek new and better ways to make it happen. Active in Romania for more than 25 years, ING Bank pioneered and challenged the local banking industry. Technology and innovation are at the core of what we do, making our products relevant for our customers’ lives and businesses. In the 2020 KPMG Report on Excellence in Client Experience, ING Bank... Romania ranked first in customer experience.

Currently, ING is the 4th bank in the local markets, based on the assets and is a universal bank with 1,6 million clients from three business segments: individual clients (Retail), SMEs and Mid-Corporate clients and Wholesale Banking.


Do you have a curious mind and heart?

Are tempted to always look for further proof to really understand what’s happening?

Are you driven by a desire to apply data protection rules in a pragmatic and down to earth manner in a fast paced, digitally focused organization?

Does the motto „the right people use the right data for the right purpose” ring true to you?

If you answered YES to the questions above, we want you onboard! Come join us! We’re looking for Senior Data Protection Legal Advisor for the close knit and dedicated team of privacy professionals!

As a Senior Data Protection Legal Advisor, you will have the opportunity to use your discerning and inquisitive mind, excellent communication skills and ability think on the go to understand complex business processes and structural projects to ensure that personal data processing activities are performed in a compliant manner.

Your day-to-day

You will be a part of the Data Protection Office and will dedicate your time and efforts to further the data protection agenda within ING Bank Romania by:
• Understanding all existing and proposed data processing activities performed by all business lines (both client facing and internal) and offering specialized support in order to ensure that business objectives are met in a compliant way.
• Designing the optimal data privacy documentation, mapping activities on existing data privacy analyses (DPIA, LIA, TIA).
• Participating in the design and development phase of new banking products and processes as ING always seeks to innovate.
• Steering the privacy training and awareness activities.
• Providing recommendations and coaching the data champions network to ensure that data protection is a well-known and understood building block of our colleague’s daily activity.
• Scrutinize processes and initiatives in order to pragmatically identify risks and deficiencies as well as propose adequate mitigation measures.
• Liase with the National Data Protection Authority in the course of your daily activity.
• Keep up to date with relevant trends and updates in the field of data protection both on local and European level.
• Collaborate with the first line data protection team and be able to guide them where necessary.
• Offer support for contracting initiatives (both internal and external).

As a Senior professional you are confident to deliver all of the above in an autonomous way. You will also confidently come up with recommendations and improvement proposals, coach other colleagues and build a strong collaboration relationship.

What you bring to the team
• 4 years experience in data protection area, preferably in a similar business environment (banking, IT, telco, utilities, service provider).
• Law bachelor's degree.
• Ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely: strong, clear communicator across departments.
• Team player with ambition and energy, decisiveness and discipline.
• Self-motivated; constructively approach to problems; open to new approaches.
• Passion for delivery and customer satisfaction with an enthusiastic, “get-it-done” attitude and ability to see the big picture
Bucharest Romania

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