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Privacy Compliance Specialist

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Job no: 503394

Work type: Full Time

Location: Sydney

Categories: Risk & Compliance

Velocity Frequent Flyer is the award - winning loyalty program of Virgin Australia, providing members with many easy ways to earn Velocity Points both at home and around the world and enjoy fantastic rewards sooner! We aspire to be 'Australia's most loved loyalty program' delivering and creating member experiences with every interaction.

We have a sensational career opportunity for a seasoned and skillful Privacy Compliance Specialist to join our Sydney team. You will assume ownership of our privacy compliance capability including the implementation and management of our privacy management framework, as well as leading and implementing a perpetual focus on continuous improvement across the portfolio. You will also play a key role in maintaining a culture of privacy and risk awareness.

You will use your strong experience of driving awareness of privacy frameworks and the Australian Privacy Principles to maintain Velocity’s privacy management plan and consult with key internal and external stakeholders. You will also work closely with our Senior Leadership Team to consult on key privacy matters and sit on the Virgin Australia Group Privacy Council.

You will look forward to working with key stakeholders, developing new and mature existing templates, processes and procedures, and maintain an oversight of all projects and initiatives that interact with personal information. You will be the central point of contact within Velocity and pro-actively manage privacy requests and complaints; maintaining a constant view and tracking all activities. You are results focused and will ensure our regulatory compliance obligations are met while keeping our members best interests at the forefront of everything you do.

This is more than a role, it is a career opportunity for an individual who has a genuine interest and is in the forefront of information privacy, best practice frameworks and a continual understanding of regulatory standards. You also recognise the importance of maintaining an overview of key risks to our members' privacy and you will assume ownership of Velocity's data breach response and recovery plans ensuring alignment to group processes.

What are we looking for? 

You will have a strong track record of at least 2 years in a similar Privacy position or in a law firm advising on Privacy matters.

Naturally, you are an SME or have consulted on privacy in a complex digitally and member focused commercial environment.

You have a strong understanding and working experience of the Australian Privacy Principles and how these apply to a broad and diverse organisation.

You focus on driving results and are a true leader in implementing best practice frameworks as well as developing privacy policies and supporting processes. You will have the ability to work autonomously and keep the Head of Group Privacy informed of key privacy issues and risks.

You champion awareness. You have a deep knowledge/understanding of the Australian Privacy Principles. You pro-actively keep up to date with Australian Privacy Principles and privacy regulatory reform and will ensure that our team is aware of any changes in the regulatory framework plays and the potential business impact.

You are strategic and a forward planner. You understand the business strategy and business drivers. You make business critical decisions that are long term, agile and enable growth operationally and commercially.

You think outside the box. You embrace innovative thinking and are always looking for ways to give the surprise and delight feeling to your team and stakeholders.

You are a strong collaborator. You strategically partner with stakeholders across all levels to manage and deliver commercially successful implementations to achieve ROI milestones. You have the seamless ability to work in a team to explain technical solutions clearly.

You aspire to inspire. Your key attribute is your significant experience in leading stakeholders through any type of business change. You are an inspirational Leader with a passion for growth, innovation and entrepreneurialism.

This is the platform that will elevate you be a true market leader. You will work with the World's foremost technologies and exceptionally brilliant team; don't miss your chance to make history!

To find out more about this exciting opportunity and more details on the role please refer to the following position description Download File Privacy Compliance Specialist PD.pdf

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