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Senior Specialist, Privacy and Confidentiality



Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Job Type: Permanent
Reference code: 124344
Primary Location: Toronto, ON
All Available Locations: Toronto, ON; Burlington, ON; Calgary, AB; Edmonton, AB; Fredericton, NB; Halifax, NS; Kanata, ON; Kitchener, ON; Langley, BC; Moncton, NB; Ottawa, ON; Regina, SK; Saint John, NB; Saskatoon, SK; St. John's, NL; Vancouver, BC; Vaughan, ON; Victoria, BC; Windsor, ON; Winnipeg, MB

Our Purpose

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

  • Learn from deep subject matter experts through mentoring and on the job coaching
  • Experience MyFlex and an agile work environment where work is what you do not where you do it
  • Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office.

Do you want to develop your passion for privacy and leadership skills in an innovative business?

Join one of the dynamic teams at Deloitte!

What will your typical day look like?

  • Manage privacy and confidentiality incidents in line with Deloitte’s Incident Response Plan and enhance the overall Incident Response Program
  • Lead and support privacy and confidentiality training, communication, and awareness programs
  • Advise business lines on privacy and confidentiality risks and develop strategies with the business lines to enable the business to manage those risks
  • Work with various business lines to strengthen privacy and confidentiality risk mitigation controls
  • Lead and support privacy and confidentiality projects, including reviews of existing programs, policies and standards, and risk mitigation strategies, as well as developing and implementing net new projects, as required
  • Lead and support privacy and confidentiality reporting to various stakeholders and leadership levels
  • Other tasks / projects, as required

About the team

The PCO’s mission is to enable Deloitte’s strategic success through the responsible use of data. By strengthening Deloitte’s culture of privacy and confidentiality, we look to protect, preserve, and enhance the Deloitte brand with everything we do. We are looking for exceptional new team members to help us achieve these goals. We develop, deliver, and monitor initiatives to enhance mitigation for our most strategic risks, acting as an advisor to the business as all Deloitte professionals work to protect, preserve, and enhance Deloitte’s reputation as an industry leader for privacy and confidentiality. We have team members across Canada and Chile.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone who has:

  • Completed undergraduate University degree
  • Minimum 3 years of related work experience
  • Strong understanding of Canadian privacy regulations and best practices (IAPP or other similar designations are preferred), and practical experience navigating those requirements in a business context
  • Demonstrated success in unstructured environments, including strong organization and time management skills, and self-motivated
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Experience in related areas, such as professional services delivery, data protection, data science, risk and controls, communications and change management, incident management, or technology processes and law is an asset

Our promise to our people: Deloitte is where potential comes to life.

Be yourself, and more.

We are a group of talented people who want to learn, gain experience, and develop skills. Wherever you are in your career, we want you to advance.

You shape how we make impact.

Diverse perspectives and life experiences make us better. Whoever you are and wherever you’re from, we want you to feel like you belong here. We provide flexible working options to support you and how you can contribute. Be the leader you want to be.

Be the leader you want to be

Some guide teams, some change culture, some build essential expertise. We offer opportunities and experiences that support your continuing growth as a leader.

Have as many careers as you want.

We are uniquely able to offer you new challenges and roles – and prepare you for them. We bring together people with unique experiences and talents, and we are the place to develop a lasting network of friends, peers, and mentors. Our TVP is about relationships – between leaders and their people, the firm and its people, peers, and within in our communities.

The next step is yours

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action Plan, Reconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.
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