Data Privacy and Governance Manager

  • BGL Group
  • Peterborough, UK
  • 19/08/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

What’s the challenge?As a Data Privacy and Governance Manager at Compare the Market your role will be vital managing a series of projects that deliver measurable improvements across data privacy, providing assurance that data is captured, stored and processed as per our policy & obligations under regulatory law, mitigating existing data privacy risk and the continuous development of Compare the Market’s Data Maturity Framework. You’ll be working with our broader Data Governance team to support our Data Strategy and will contribute to the successful delivery of our Data Governance Roadmap.
We’re looking for a strong leader who will join our Data Governance Leadership team. You’ll have the opportunity to leverage and continually improve our adherence to our data privacy obligations, conducting regular monitoring and analysis against our framework, reporting findings and recommending potential areas for improvement.
As Data Privacy subject matter expert, you’ll be supporting the development of wider business knowledge on Data Governance requirements through training, awareness and stakeholder communication. Representing the team in Data Privacy, you’ll be accountable for the overall management of associated operational processes, production of key business reports, the expansion of controls and key risk indicators aligned to our risk management framework and team leadership & development. In the management of Data Privacy, you will also support strategic initiatives in identifying applicable data privacy requirements, tracking and reporting delivery progress, understanding the impact change has on existing operational processes and weaving approved changes into existing process, reports and risk controls.
What will it take?

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Excellent communication & influencing skills with a high degree of commercial acumen
  • Excellent working knowledge of data privacy frameworks and regulations
  • Demonstrate strong planning & organisational skills; be able to multi-task and focus time and energy on the most value adding tasks
  • A leader and mentor you provide direction & focus, share knowledge and ideas and are happy to coach and mentor junior roles
  • Self-motivated, results-oriented, team player with a collaborative, positive approach


Why choose us?You might already know us - we're the ones with the Meerkats! Compare the Market has helped revolutionise the insurance market and we have been growing rapidly since starting in 2006.
We are on a mission to transform the comparison industry, moving beyond endless forms and generic search results, to a highly personalised, service-led experience. In order to do so, we recognise that we need to consistently deliver seamless, personalised customer experiences through a connected data and technology ecosystem.
About BGLFounded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people globally we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services.
We’re growing and we are home to such brands as; Les Furets, Beagle Street, Junction, Budget Insurance and Dial Direct. We are trusted by more than 10million customers in the UK alone, with this foundational success we continually grow and invest in our people and their ideas.
We enjoy what we do and we have fun doing it!
Diversity and InclusionWe're a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and talented professionals. With an inclusive and open workplace, we encourage our people to create and share ideas – supporting their growth and celebrating their uniqueness.
Flexible workingWe understand the importance of achieving a healthy lifestyle balance, whether it’s working remotely or flexibly we have an environment where people are empowered to embrace flexible working in a way that works for them and for the business.
Primary Location: United Kingdom-Cambridgeshire-PeterboroughWork Locations: Saxon House Saxon House 1 BGL Park, Bakewell Road Peterborough PE2 6XJJob: Data & AnalyticsOrganisation: comparethemarket.comSchedule: PermanentGeneralJob Type: Open to Flexibility