Maersk Group

Data Privacy Compliance Officer (BB-5A8F6)

Found in: Neuvoo Bulk DK


We offer

As the Group Data Privacy Compliance Officer in Maersk Legal at the Maersk Group’s headquarter in Copenhagen you will get the unique opportunity to use, develop and broaden your expertise and experience within the area of data privacy laws and compliance in a truly global environment.

You will be responsible for the management, implementation and development of the Maersk Group’s global data privacy compliance programme and other data privacy related matters, as well as heading up the Data Privacy Team.

You will be part of an international, dynamic, fun and competitive environment that requires data privacy expertise as well as a strong business mind-set.

The position provides good opportunities for a continued legal, and/or commercial career within the Maersk Group in Denmark or abroad. Our aim is to keep a good balance between family and work, and we offer flexibility when needed.

Furthermore, we offer a competitive salary package based on your experience.

As you will be working globally, you should expect moderate travel activity. You will report to the Head of IT & Digital Law.

At Maersk we value the diversity of our talent and will always strive to recruit the best person for the job – we value diversity in all its forms, including but not limited to: gender, age, nationality, race, sexual orientation, disability or religious beliefs.

We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength for building high performing teams.

Key responsibilities

You will be the mastermind and engine behind the Group’s Data Privacy Compliance programme, and as the Group Data Privacy Compliance Officer you will continue to further implement, optimize and develop the global data privacy compliance programme and related activities across the Maersk Group’s global organization and a variety of stakeholders.

The role will allow you to use the full palette of your stakeholder management and communication skills as the many different stakeholders in Data Privacy in the Group will count on the best and most efficient advice.

It is thus essential that you have a learning appetite and curious mindset but at the same time is able to work independently and is able to find the right balance between legal requirements and business needs.

As Group Data Privacy Compliance Officer, you will navigate a complex internal stakeholder picture, make Data Privacy related decisions, conduct training activities, draft internal standards, provide legal advice and develop compliance tools to support the business needs and enable compliance.

The Maersk Group’s different businesses and new strategic initiatives will depend on you for data privacy compliance advice, compliance decisions and interpretation of both legal and programmatic compliance requirements.

Part of the job will also be to cooperate with governmental agencies and NGO’s on data privacy compliance matters and handle the authority related matters.

We believe this role will appeal to someone who enjoys the variation of working with highly specialized subject matter behind a screen, and face-to-face interaction with colleagues of all stripes around the globe turning complex legal requirements into practical usable tools.

We are looking for

The ideal candidate has formal legal qualifications, e.g. a Master’s degree in Law, Commercial Law or equivalent, coupled with minimum 5 years of work experience within the legal field, 1-3 specifically with data privacy laws.

Experience working within Technology business and development and deployment of digital services would be positive.

Experience with handling, managing and rolling out compliance programmes and liaising with government agencies is desirable. Such experiences may have been gained e.g. as an external advisor or in-house legal advisor in a Technology or global company.

As you will be the expert in your field within the Maersk Group and responsible for communicating and ensuring compliance with Group policies globally, you should have excellent interpersonal, collaboration, presentation and communication skills.

The ability to communicate Group policies to people across different business areas, functions and cultures is essential to your success. For this you need to be open-minded and both business and solution oriented.

Further, it is paramount that you have sound analytical skills and a drive to achieve results. As you will be a part of an international environment, working with colleagues from all over the world, fluency in spoken and written English is a requirement in line with a positive mindset.

Apply Last application date: 24/2/2021

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