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Privacy Director (CORPORATION)

San Mateo, United States
  • Employment Type: Direct Hire

Our client, one of the world’s largest entertainment and gaming platform companies, is seeking a Privacy Director in their San Mateo office. The Privacy Director will design and implement the privacy program to protect players, developers, and employees and will define a comprehensive Privacy Policy relating to the use, collection, and disclosure of personal and private data. They will oversee and influence change necessary to achieve privacy compliance objectives and foster a data privacy culture across the organization. Candidates should have core expertise in privacy, a legal background, and experience working with technical/engineering teams. Relevant certifications (CIPM, CIPP/E or CCEP) and in-depth knowledge of privacy laws like GDPR and COPPA are a plus. Send resumes to [email protected].

As the Privacy Director you will design and implement our client’s privacy program to protect players, developers, and employees. You will drive the process to ensure that they stay in compliance and respond to any data breaches (or better yet, help keep breaches from happening).

You Are:

  • An authority on and passionate about internet privacy 
  • A dynamic and engaging presenter with stellar written and oral delivery across multiple platforms, live and virtual
  • Meticulously detail-oriented, with strong communication, planning and organizational skills
  • Collaborative, with strong relationship building skills to get things done in partnership with other groups
  • Self-directed, with the ability to define your own work and processes 

You Will:

  • Define a comprehensive Privacy Policy for our client and implement the related privacy programs relating to the use, collection, and disclosure of personal and private data
  • Communicate the privacy policy to all stakeholders at the company; provide governance for and stakeholder updates on the privacy programs
  • Ensure that our client stays in compliance with regulations such as GDPR and COPPA
  • Oversee and influence change necessary to achieve privacy compliance objectives and foster a data privacy culture across the organization
  • Coordinate our client’s response to data breaches and other unauthorized disclosures of personal data
  • Lead the audit processes around the internal uses of personal data to ensure compliance with the company’s policies and applicable regulations

You Have:

  • Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E); nice to have: Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional (CCEP).
  • Significant experience as a Privacy Leader at an internet, e-commerce, social, or gaming company
  • Ablility to lead cross-functional teams consisting of engineering, business operations, financial and legal stakeholders
  • Experience with project/program management and ablility to keep multiple concurrent deliverables moving forward on schedule

Interested in this job? Get in touch.

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