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Privacy and Data Trust Senior Associate

Toronto, ON
Full Time
4 days ago
A career within Cybersecurity and Privacy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients implement an effective cybersecurity programme that protects against threats, propels transformation, and drives growth. As companies pivot toward a digital business model, exponentially more data is generated and shared among organisations, partners and customers. We play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are protected by developing transformation strategies focused on security, efficiently integrate and manage new or existing technology systems to deliver continuous operational improvements and increase their cybersecurity investment, and detect, respond, and remediate threats. By joining Privacy and Data Trust practice you will be provided the opportunity to help our clients implement effective privacy and data trust programmes that drive data enablement in a responsible, secure, and privacy-protective way. We play an integral role in helping our clients inspire trusted use of their data to unlock business and customer value and manage the evolving data and privacy regulatory landscape - by helping to efficiently discover, protect, govern and protect data.

Purpose-led work you'll be part of

As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•Project delivery, as required by the scope of specific client engagements, which includes privacy and data trust strategies and assessments through to the design, implementation and optimization of privacy and data trust programs, solutions and products.
•Personal professional development as a Privacy and Data Trust subject-matter specialist, including continuous industry, subject-matter and vendor product and solution training, conference/event attendance, self-study and/or monitoring of privacy and data trust related news, events, laws and regulations
•Multitasking on multiple projects and tasks with contending priorities in a fast-paced environment.
•Project management support to help projects complete on time, on budget, in scope and with high quality
•Practice development, including work on privacy and data trust delivery methodology, training, and sales and marketing materials.
•Expanding your privacy and data trust professional network and relationships through client service delivery and industry networking opportunities.
•Working with other Cybersecurity & Privacy teams on non privacy and data trust projects as required.

Experiences and skills you'll use to solve

• Knowledge and understanding of Privacy Principles, and of the different privacy legal and non-legal frameworks such as GAPP, Bill 64, PIPEDA, GDPR, etc.
• Past experience with a privacy management tool is a plus.
•Familiar with privacy frameworks and compliance requirements.
•Prior Big 4 experience or other consulting experience is a plus.
•Technical designations: privacy and/or security-related technical designations are a plus, such as CIPP/C, CIPM or CISSP
•Solid mix of business and technical capabilities, and the ability to communicate complex technical privacy or data trust issues to clients within the context of their business
•Experience assessing, developing or implementing privacy and data trust programs or controls (e.g., data mapping, privacy impact or program assessments, policy or process development)
•A demonstrated understanding of privacy and data trust requirements (legal, regulatory, industry good practices) and experience in practically implementing these requirements for companies.
•A demonstrated understanding of privacy trends and issues including their impact to businesses across different industry sectors.
•Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities including the ability to understand and analyze client data issues amidst the privacy legal/regulatory landscape and provide innovative and practical recommendations and solutions.
•A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives

Why you'll love PwC

We're inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you'll be a part of amazing teams helping public and private clients build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. This purpose-led work, and our continuous development environment, will take your career to the next level. We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life. Learn more about us at .

Your Application to PwC

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Putting the safety of our people and clients first as we look to a hybrid future

At this time, PwC does not require, but strongly encourages, full vaccination in order to access its offices. Some of our clients may require vaccination and other restrictions to be in place to access their premises. You may, therefore, be required to be vaccinated and comply with all other restrictions where applicable. At PwC, the future ways of work will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual, allowing choice and flexibility to explore new ways of working and collaborating, based on client, team and individual needs.
At PwC Canada, our most valuable asset is our people and we grow stronger as we learn from one another. We're committed to creating an equitable and inclusive community of solvers where everyone feels that they truly belong. We understand that experience comes in many forms and building trust in society and solving important problems is only possible if we reflect the mosaic of the society we live in.
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