What you’ll be doing...

As a Data Privacy Program Consultant, you will partner with stakeholders across global cross-functional areas including Privacy, PMO, Legal, Technology, Business and Audit to promote and ensure Verizon Business Group complies with global privacy rules and other data privacy requirements such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).

  • Work with key stakeholders within marketing, client services, sales operations, etc. to document and/or evaluate current processes and workflows to ensure data privacy compliance.
  • Assist in compiling inventories of products, systems and applications for privacy impact assessments (PIAs), data flow mapping, etc.
  • Assist system custodians and product managers in completing PIAs. Coordinate and facilitate work sessions as necessary.
  • Monitor completion of PIAs within Archer vGRC, and create reports to track progress.
  • Assist in evaluating risks, gaps, issues identified by the PIAs, and work with system and business owners to develop remediation action plans.
  • Monitor completion of remediation plans, and create reports to track progress.
  • Coordinate with the PMO, Privacy Office and L&D to develop and administer data privacy training for all VBG employees.
  • Help build and manage internal support tools (Insite page, dedicated mailbox, etc.) to address day-to-day privacy compliance questions, requests, etc.
  • Assist with coordinating internal and external audits/assessments of privacy controls and procedures.
  • Help develop an internal data privacy controls framework, working with key stakeholders to identify & document controls, test controls and assess risks as part of ongoing compliance.
  • Compile and track KPIs/KRIs for management reporting.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Business or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Four or more years of data privacy, security, IT audit and/or compliance program management experience.
  • Experience with privacy compliance frameworks, conducting privacy and security risk assessments and/or managing controls, business processes, testing and remediation.
  • Experience preparing reports, and communicating results to management.
  • Working knowledge of relevant data protection, privacy or technology industry standards/regulations.
  • Experience developing and managing training programs.
  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint).

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Global telecommunications industry knowledge.
  • Relevant professional certifications (CIPP, CIPM, etc.).
  • Strong presentation and influencing skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented, organized, excellent follow through, highly developed conflict management skills.
  • Self-starter with the ability to interact with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Strong problem-solving skills; goals and results-oriented.
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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