Senior Data Protection Manager (m/w/d)

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Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar
Worksite / Location: Ovar Plant 


Job Function: Legal 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Senior Data Protection Manager (m/w/d). 


Your responsibilities:

- Planning, coordination, execution and evaluation of data protection projects with our business functions, both nationally and internationally, including related legal evaluations

- Preparation and implementation of systematic risk analysis in the area of data protection law - Design and implementation of data protection guidelines, processes and controls

 - Development and implementation of data protection training concepts and trainings for operational departments and management

- Coordinating the national and international rollout of data protection law measures and support of the decentralized data protection organization - Monitoring of new legal obligations with data protection

 - Continuous Improvement of the Data Protection Management in close cooperation with data protection officers and local data protection coordinators in EMEA countries


Your profile:

- Economic or Studies of Law or comparable qualification - Certification in Data Protection (e.g. CIPPE, CIPM, GDD certification)

- 5 years professional experience in data protection management on a group-level (in-house data protection department, business consulting firm)

- Proven practical experience and skills in handling complex GDPR and national data protection law matters

- Solid experience in providing business-oriented data protection advice - Very strong conceptual, communicative and legal skills

- Pragmatic, systematic, independent and accurate way of working

- Good knowledge and experience with IT-systems, applications and processes

- Obliging manner and intercultural competence - Business fluent in English and German

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