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Privacy Governance, Risk and Compliance Specialist

Posting Country:  Hungary
Date Posted:  31-Dec-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.


Hello, there! We are _VOIS.

Our name might be new to you, but our work impacts millions of people around the globe every day. We evolved from a shared services organization to become a global TechCo with over 24 thousand employees operating from Hungary, Romania, Egypt and India. Together, we are the engine that powers Vodafone around the world.


Innovation is our main tool to deliver talent, technology and transformation to our Vodafone partners, while our people are our top priority. Through our 100% Human initiative, we help our people to develop their careers with unique learning and development opportunities while supporting their wellbeing with programs that focus on a healthy work-life balance. 
At _VOIS, we are constantly looking for disruptive ideas and new ways to work. If you want to experiment and learn fast, integrated into an international, multicultural and inclusive team, then _VOIS is the place for you.
Come and help us create the future together.


Privacy Governance, Risk and Compliance Specialist


Your role in a nutshell:
You will work closely with the UK based Group Privacy team, the local privacy teams across the global footprint and where necessary collaborate with other stakeholders including Cyber Security, Corporate Security, HR, Commercial, Technology, Supply Chain Management (SCM) to drive key objectives to completion.

You will be expected to maintain process descriptions and other such documentation in your area of responsibilities and to soundly perform fact gathering, analysis of privacy issues and driving issue and risk management advisory activities on a day-to-day basis, as well as to produce, validate and distribute regular reports.

Be part of a high impact, high volume and high intensity team, providing world class Privacy 2nd line of defense activities to a wide range of internal stakeholders. You will join our new VOIS Privacy team and support the continuous improvement of our Privacy Programme with the following key accountabilities:

What you will love in your role:
•    Monitoring and reporting the effectiveness of the privacy controls at policy and operational control levels, across a range of data processing activities, functions and entities; 
•    Conducting regular reviews of data processing activities 
•    Articulating and communicating critical privacy risks and gaps to stakeholders and identifying and agreeing remedial actions.
•    Performing quality reviews of privacy assessments performed on processes, products, services and platforms.
•    Keeping the operational issue register up-to-date and develop reports/dashboards
•    Implementing new monitoring approaches, procedures and technologies to respond the ever changing regulatory and technology landscape 
•    Supprting standardization and centralization of control practices and ambassador central tools. 
•    Supporting the training and awareness agenda by holding trainings to the privacy community
•    Supporting the cycle of compliance activities i.e. risk based planning, risk and control matrix updates, Quality assurances and deep dive reviews and annual risk report process
•    Supporting the Group Privacy team with any other privacy activities as may be required from time to time. 

What will you bring to the team:
•    1-2+ years’ experience in privacy/compliance/internal audit;
•    Basic understanding of global privacy regulatory landscape in telecommunication, technology and online businesses;
•    Knowledge of compliance management standards, tools, methodologies and best practices;
•    Excellent organization skills, able to handle multiple requests with differing priorities and stakeholders;
•    Excellent command of English, and excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication;
•    Privacy or audit related certification(s) would be advantageous (e.g. CIPP, IAPP, CIA).

In return we provide you with:
•    A dynamic environment where innovative ideas are always welcome;
•    A collaborative community where your professional goals and work are supported by a diverse team;
•    Access to internal trainings through Vodafone University and external trainings via other providers;
•    A supportive internal coaching and mentoring culture;
•    Opportunities to participate in company activities and Vodafone Foundation events;
•    Corporate assets, including a laptop and mobile phone with Vodafone RED subscription (unlimited EU talk + 20GB data); 
•    Vodafone HOME discounted fleet services for employees and their friends & family
•    Cafeteria package;
•    Private Medical Services;
•    Employee Assistant Program to support your wellbeing and mental health;
•    To ensure our colleagues’ health & safety we are working from home until the end of the pandemic. In the long run we will be meeting each other max 2 times/week in our fully refurbished, digital office.


#movewithus #_VOIS

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.