External Privacy Officer

Our team of privacy consultants is well-equipped to fill the role of Privacy Officer in a proficient and pragmatic way

Within your organisation, the management bears the responsibility for managing personal data and ensuring proper adherence to the GDPR. They can be supported and guided by an employee with a specialised set of responsibilities who is known as the Privacy Officer.

We can act as your Privacy Officer. Whether you need someone to support your existing Privacy Officer, to fill the position temporarily or on a more permanent basis, our team of privacy experts have the knowledge and experience to fill the role in a skilled and hands-on way.

What can you expect from an external privacy officer?

Acting as your Privacy Officer, our team helps you to fulfil your GDPR obligations. We use a personalised and proactive approach tailored to the specific size and nature of your organisation. As your Privacy Officer we carry out the following tasks on your behalf:

  • Monitor compliance with internal rules and GDPR
  • Draft, evaluate and keep up to date your Privacy Policy and Processor Agreements
  • Offer guidance to employees about privacy legislation and provide training to enhance their understanding of the GDPR
  • Support in conducting a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) and in both assessing and reporting data breaches
  • Act as the contact person for data subjects (individuals whose personal data is processed by the organisation) and the Data Protection Authorities

We are often asked to explain the difference between the roles of Privacy Officer and Data Protection Officer. We agree that it can be confusing to work out which is best for your organisation, and this article should help you to decide: