Associate Privacy Officer

PPD Europe
Competitive Salary and Benefits
12 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are seeking a new Associate Privacy Officer to join our Corporate Privacy Group to work on client facing billable projects. This is a permanent full-time position and can be based at either our UK (Cambridge) or Spanish (Madrid) offices. This work involves helping our non-European based clients comply with their obligations under EU and national data protection and privacy laws when they run studies/projects in EMEA. The work is broad in scope and will give the successful candidate experience of many aspects of privacy compliance. This field is ever more important as companies collect and use more personal information and as European data protection law is renewed in the coming 3 years. Overview of role An Associate Privacy Officer is required to perform billable tasks on projects where EU based PPD affiliates act as "data protection" legal representative for non-EU based sponsors. Ideally a legal degree, and up to 2 years' experience in the privacy field. Project management skills essential Knowledge of clinical trial operations and systems an advantage A proven ability to assimilate, analyse, report and advise on complex legal issues desired Good interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral), creative and pragmatic problem-solving skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team If based at our Spanish office you would need to be fluent in Spanish as well as English (written and spoken) This job was originally posted as