Privacy Officer

Communication and Information Sciences, Engineering and/or Technology, Law
Belgium
Ghent
Belgium
Brussels
Period: 
1 Nov, 2022 to 31 Jul, 2023
Deadline: 
24 Oct, 2022


General information

Duration: 
6 months
Commitment: 
Part-Time
Description: 

The emphasis of the Privacy Officer's activities is on the executive and advisory tasks in the field of the GDPR.

The Privacy Officer supports the Data Protection Officer in fulfilling his duties:

- Handling/coordinating data access requests, removal requests;

- Handling/coordinating data leaks;

- Advising on data protection and cyber security issues from within the organization;

- Management of and support in the further development and updating of the register of data processing;

- Guiding and supporting Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) and other risks assessments relating to cyber security;

- Assess/advise with regard to processing agreements;

- Updating the privacy policy and cookie policy;

- Support the implementation and execution of the privacy policy in processes, procedures, and systems

The Privacy Officer works closely with the Data Protection Officer, team leaders, and information management advisors.

The Privacy Officer reports to the Data Protection Officer.

Compensation: 
Financial compensation
Transportation costs
Reimbursement costs
Health Insurance
Other

Additional Information

We offer reimbursement for travel costs and other work-related costs. If not provided by your institution, we will provide and/or reimburse insurance for work-related injuries, as required by Belgian law. We do not offer salary and/or housing costs. Please check with your institution to see if you apply for Digital Opportunity Traineeships. A company laptop will be provided. During the course of your internship, you will have the opportunity to obtain an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) certification, at our expense. We are flexible regarding the duration and exact period of the internship. Our staff meetings are in English. Some knowledge of Dutch and/or French is nice to have, but not required.
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B2
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor