Saturday , December 2 2023

Primark Job Application 2023 – Compliance Specialist

Website Primark

Job Description:

This is a new opportunity to join our Compliance team based in our HQ in Reading, UK. As a Compliance Specialist you will work with relevant functional teams across the Primark business. You will be an integral part of the team responsible for identifying and mitigating risk of data breaches and other compliance risks while educating business colleagues on the importance of compliance. As part of the Primark Global Legal Team you will be joining a fast paced, commercial environment, with the opportunity to work with key stakeholders within the Primark business.

Job Responsibilities:


  •  Assist in the development, delivery and maintenance of the ongoing compliance programme
  • Act as an SME focal point for information requests from functions and regions
  • Review policies and procedures
  • Conduct risk assessments and report on findings
  • Administer and maintain the GDPR online training for current and new employees across 13 countries
  • Maintain requirements for compliance with data protection laws and support senior management in defining actions to support compliance
  • Manage guidance documentation and related notices and coordinate updates
  • Prepare and deliver communications and coordinate programme updates
  • Support key data protection processes for breach management and data subject access requests
  • Assess projects for GDPR risks, building in data privacy considerations for projects that process personal data
  • Supporting the completion of Data Privacy Impact Assessments for projects with significant personal data elements
  • Identify and support the resolution of risks and issues as they arise
  • Promote awareness across the business of GDPR compliance obligations and advise on procedures and policies

Job Requirements:

  • Compliance professional with at least 3-5 years’ experience in a compliance and/or legal setting
  • Significant knowledge of data protection concepts, principles, regulation and legislation, specifically including in-depth understanding of the General Data Protection Regulation and Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate & influence effectively verbally and in writing across all levels as required
  • Working within a client-focused environment
  • Proven ability to make sound judgement calls particularly relating to issues requiring escalation
  • Self-motivated and positive approach to deliver high quality work and meet deadlines
  • Proactive approach to seeking information and identify solutions

Job Details:

Company: Primark

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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