Data Protection and Privacy Senior Manager at PwC CF&P - PwC

Amsterdam -
You'll play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are mitigating risk by developing transformation strategies focused on data security, including efficiently integrating and managing new or existing data protection technology across their sensitive data landscape.

Job Description & Summary

A career in our Cybersecurity, Privacy and Forensics will provide you the opportunity to solve our clients most critical business and data protection related challenges. You will be part of a growing team driving strategic programs, data analytics, innovation, deals, cyber resilency, response, and technical implementation activities. You will have access to not only the top Cybersecurity, Privacy and Forensics professionals at PwC, but at our clients and industry analysts across the globe.

Our Data Protection team focuses on helping our clients implement an effective data protection programme that protects against threats, propels data-driven transformation, and drives growth. As companies pivot toward a digital business model, exponentially more data is generated and shared among organisations, partners and customers. You'll play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are mitigating risk by developing transformation strategies focused on data security, including efficiently integrating and managing new or existing data protection technology across their sensitive data landscape.

Our team helps organisations safeguard critical assets by identifying, prioritising, and protecting sensitive or high value business assets. In joining, you’ll focus on assessing, designing, and implementing data protection capabilities including data classification, encryption, de-identification, and sensitive data monitoring technologies to support a a data protection vision for our clients that can be integrated into their broader ERM, cybersecurity & regulatory framework.

 In The Netherlands, PwC has bundled its cybersecurity and privacy expertise in a growing, highly qualified team of over 150 professionals. We offer the full scope of cybersecurity and privacy consulting to our clients including Data Protection and Privacy.

We approach privacy and data protection as a value creator and differentiator for our clients. Our Data protection and privacy practice is helping our clients to build trust and solve complex challenges by supporting them in defining a data protection and privacy vision and strategy, design and development of sustainable and agile frameworks, selection and implementation of supporting technology and the change management required to successfully manage data protection. 

What you are going to do

In this unique role, you will be part of our Cybersecurity, Forensics and Privacy Business Unit and as a seasoned Privacy professional (SME and Leadership) you bring our Data Protection and Privacy team and its associated services further:

  • Advising on C level, you will consult, drive change on Board level;

  • Coaching junior Privacy professionals within CF&P and bring them further in their career;

  • Be the SME regarding (E)Privacy within PwC CF&P and cooperate with other teams and expertises, also across territories;

  • Grow our visibility in the market and drive business development initiatives. 

More hands on activities will include:

  • Develop external relationship network and take ownership in building client relations; 

  • Assess data protection and privacy maturity and help clients in building and implementing sustainable data protection and privacy while leveraging technology;

  • Support clients in assessing, developing and implementing information governance frameworks;

  • Support clients in designing and supporting their privacy operation processes, technology and guidelines. For example:
    .       defining privacy governance and target operating models;
    ·       implementing Privacy by design;
    ·       develop and maintain a privacy-oriented culture;
    ·       data discovery, mapping and classification.

You recognize yourself in the following:

You have minimum experience of 8 years working in the domains of

  • You hold two or more of the following certifications: Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/e / CIPM / CIPT), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP), Data Governance & Stewardship Professional (DGSP) or other related certifications;
  • You hold a Master’s or Bachelor's degree in management information systems, computer Science, law, mathematics, regulatory compliance, technology and or engineering;
  • You have excellent written and oral communication skills in English and also in Dutch;
  • You demonstrate knowledge and proven success in a role that emphasizes technical knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Data protection, data governance and privacy. Preferably in a professional services firm or large organisations, naturally your knowledge of latest technology and Privacy standards will be assessed.

This is what we offer you:

We believe in the power of an inclusive culture and we want everyone to feel free to be themselves. We offer access to a PwC global network, where you can exchange knowledge, ideas and questions with experienced professionals regarding Cybersecurity and other disciplines. We also offer you:

  • numerous training sessions and courses that contribute to your personal and professional development;
  • an appropriate salary and extensive employment conditions, including a well-being budget. This is a personal annual budget of € 1.000 to spend on your health, for example on mindfulness, sport, lifestyle coaching, wellness, and noise-cancelling headphones;
  • a fully equipped, ergonomic home office with a second monitor;
  • a monthly internet allowance;
  • a lease car/car allowance, laptop and iPhone; 32 holiday days per year;
  • hybrid working at the client, at home and at the office;
  • the possibility, within standard working hours, of focusing on Corporate Responsibility, various networks, diversity, innovation and/or recruitment;
  • enjoyable informal activities, including drinks get-togethers, a Christmas party, and a skiing weekend. 

Getting started at PwC:

Are you enthusiastic? Then let us have your CV, and a covering letter explaining why you’re applying and why you’re the right person for this position. Click on the red button and apply immediately!

After we’ve received your application: 

  • You’ll immediately receive confirmation in your inbox;
  • We’ll contact you within two weeks for a short introductory meeting;
  • If everyone is enthusiastic, then we’ll schedule an online assessment. Depending on your score, you will receive an invitation for an initial interview. Click here for more information about the application process.
Contact information:

For more contact about this unique opportunity please contact Keesjan Bongaertz, recruitment CF&P.

Keesjan Bongaertz
m. +31 (0)6 83 05 94 98

Please send your application for Data Protection and Privacy Senior Manager at PwC CF&P at PwC in Amsterdam including your CV and a covering letter via our website.

Job code: 398940WD
Job posted 3-8-2023 10:41:22