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Data Privacy Manager

Data Privacy Manager


Digital and IT


ENG00013019 Requisition #

ENGIE Electrabel is the largest energy company in Belgium, where it also aims to become the energy transition leader. We form part of ENGIE, an international player in the energy world. You have the opportunity to progress within the company and fulfil yourself while meeting new challenges. Our opportunity is unique. It is up to you to seize them, regardless of your educational background. Come on and join us.
The Support Services provide the company with the help and advice it requires in a variety of fields, such as finance, HR, legal expertise, communications and management.
Objective of the function:
* for all DPM:
+ oversee that business activities for their perimeter are compliant with the requirements of the BU Data Protection Framework & relevant European/national Data Protection legislation
* for Senior DPM:
+ define & govern the BU Data Protection Framework, in coherence with a.o. applicable ENGIE Group policies
+ ensure that Data Protection compliance is organised throughout the BU

Your mission
* for all DPM:
+ ensure Data processings are properly documented
+ oversee Data Protection compliance
+ audit Data Protection compliance of suppliers
+ review Data Protection Assessments and validate improvement plans
+ handle Data Breaches, in coordination with internal and external stakeholders
+ provide support and training
+ create awareness
* specific for Senior DPM:
+ define the BU Data Protection Framework
+ monitor BU Data Protection compliance and define action plans
+ ensure key Data Protection roles are filled in throughout the BU
+ animate the BU Data Protection Community
+ align with the ENGIE Group Data Privacy Manager
* ensure "reasonable" compliance is reached, while being pragmatic and in a constructive discussion with internal and external stakeholders
* proactively evaluate risks and mitigating actions
* internal interfaces:
+ for all DPM:
o Business Entity teams involved in Data Protection activities
o business & IT Project Leaders
o cybersecurity managers
o Data Protection Support Office collaborators
+ for Advanced DPM - the above plus:
o Business Process Owners
o Business Entity ExCom members
o Legal Councils
+ for Senior DPM - the above plus:
o BU ExCom members
o ENGIE Group Data Privacy Manager
* external interfaces:
+ for Advanced & Senior DPM:
o Data Protection Officers of Customers and Suppliers
o Data Protection Authorities
o Data Protection Experts

* university degree in Law, Economics or equivalent
* minimum experience in business operations, IT, law and security:
+ DPM: less than 5 years relevant experience, in some of the above domains
+ advanced DPM: > 5 years relevant experience, in most of the above domains
* technical & business skills:
+ Data Protection laws & guidelines, concepts and principles
+ understanding of business activities:
o business products & services
o business operations
o risks inherent to the above (process risks, contractual risks, security risks, risks for the Data Subjects,…)
o measures required to mitigate the above risks
+ risk management
+ audit
+ security management
+ contract management
* language skills: English, Dutch, French
* behavioural skills:
+ analysing
+ conceptual thinking
+ convincing
+ negotiating
+ resilience to stress
* people management skills (functional):
+ delegating
+ developing others

ENGIE Electrabel offers you
* a highly competitive salary & fringe benefits package
* a wide range of training & development opportunities
* a priority to internal mobility by first presenting new vacancies to our employees
* a healthy work/life balance is considered as important
* a wide range of formal and informal networks, a.o. due to ENGIE, the worldwide utilities Group we are part of

Your HR contact person
Gavin Johnston - +32 2 213 52 67
Workplace: based in Brussels. Operates throughout the Benelux perimeter

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Data Privacy Manager

ENGIE, Brussels
Employment type: 
Permanent, Contract
Targeted title(s): 
Data Manager, Data Engineer
Career level: