Job Mission The Data Privacy Leader ( DP Leader ) will ensure compliance with internal Data Privacy (DP) policies and external regulations for all Product Identification (PID) and Water Platform Operating Companies.
The Data Privacy Leader will be the key owner, expert and go-to person for all DP related inquiries, incidents, audits, investigations, and education globally.
The successful candidate will be comfortable setting overall strategy as well as working hands-on with all functions of the businesses to maintain a successful global DP program.
Belgium : Ghent Job Description The Data Privacy Leader works under the supervision of the General Counsel (or another platform legal executive) and the Danaher Corporate Data Privacy Office, and partners directly with internal business partners throughout all Operating Companies (OpCo's) within the Product Identification (PID) and Water Platforms.
In conjunction with the Danaher DPO, monitor current privacy laws, review changes to existing laws and monitors new global legislation Educate Platform and OpCo leaders and legal department colleagues on DP legislative initiatives and state and impact of regulations globally (e.
coordinate completion of annual attestation by functional owners and / or management (ex. Attestor). Collect, investigate and advance DP incidents Capture, assess and respond to DP inquiries by external and internal data subjects.
Liaise with external DPOs and DP advisers; register legal entities with local DP authorities where necessary Collaborate with works councils for associate related DP matters Assess and handle privacy risks throughout the mergers and acquisition process, and the integration of the Danaher / Platform Privacy Program into newly acquired businesses.
assist with responding to audits by DP authorities Educational Requirements : B.A. / B.S. required. J.D. required. : B.A.
B.S. required. J.D. required. Licensed to practice law in Colorado,Illinois, Germany, and / or Belgium, or the ability to obtain a license as needed for in-house practice.
Language Skills : English required. Any other versatile language (e.g., German, Spanish, French, Russian, Chinese) a plus.
experience as Data Privacy Officer a plus. Must have had responsibility for global or multi-national DP program(s) and must have experience with communication with DP authorities.
The role also requires shown experience and successes with project management. Additional Qualifications : Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to communicate at all levels of a matrixed organization.
Ability to work well as part of a team and possess the discipline to independently and proactively follow-up on matters.
Must be well-organized, detailed and able to handle numerous projects and conflicting demands in a fast-paced environment.
Must have strong MS Office skills and should have a strong interest in further developing skills and abilities. ABOUT US : Diversity & Inclusion At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture.
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