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Client Data Protection Manager

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00554527


- Job description

Role: Client Data Protection Manager 
Location: London
Salary: Up to £75,000 plus benefits
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Our Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services.
Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.
What responsibilities will you have?
Working in the Information Security group as part of the Client Data Protection Opportunity Support team, we are looking for an individual to support our information security and client data protection functions by applying risk mitigating controls.
This Client Data Protection Architecture Manager will interact with client teams to help them identify key areas of information security risk/concerns and to provide guidance on appropriate information security controls that will be required to support the respective client engagement. 
The Client Data Protection Architecture Manager will provide support to the sales team in responding to client requests related to Accenture policies/standards/process related to information security and data privacy. They will also have team management responsibilities for a particular geographic region – with a focus on managing the development of the Opportunity Support team amongst business leadership.


What Skills and Experiences are we Looking for ?
  • Experience with ISO 27001/ISO 27002 or similar information security controls and framework.
  • Experience in assessing and applying information security and data protection controls
  • Must hold a security certification such as CISSP, CISA, CISM CRISC, etc.
  • Ability to work independently in an unstructured environment and/or with little direction
  • Ability to prioritize multiple demands
  • Resource / team performance management
  • Strong relationship development skills with an ability to interact with organizational leadership
  • Some off hours work to support global structure
  • Ability to travel local/internationally
  • Leadership/program/project management experience
  • Ability to be flexible and work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Strong organizational and analytical skill

What academic qualifications do you need?

  • Bachelor's Degree  or equivalent


Preferred Qualifications


  • Cross-border data protection and data privacy experience
  • Change Management skills
  • Commercial experience arranging contract security and data protection obligations with prospective clients.


What’s in it for you?

All of our Corporate Functions professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 09/04/2018
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found

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