Our client is a publicly traded multi-billion-dollar globally diversified company founded over 100+ years ago. They are a market leader that designs and manufacturers various engineered components and products for numerous industries worldwide.
Our client is seeking a Global Director Data Protection (GDDP) to be responsible for developing and leading the global privacy strategy for personal and consumer data protection. The Director will serve as a specialist on global data protection matters; acting as a liaison with company-wide leadership to provide strategic, functional and technical expertise related to data protection, privacy and security.
The GDDP will be the company’s data & privacy content expert worldwide. This position will act globally; developing, implementing and ensuring company-wide policies and procedures that protect sensitive data and information. The GDDP will partner with multiple departments to educate, provide guidance and assurance that all company business units & segments are advised, counseled and compliant with global data protection, privacy and security policies and standards.
This position reports to the CHRO and currently has one (1) direct report and will build a global data protection team.