Data Privacy Program Manager in Stamford, CT at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/26/2019

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    Stamford, CT
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Job Description

Are you a skilled Program Manager, experienced in driving and evolving data privacy practices and policies to ensure regulatory compliance? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our major media organization client in Stamford!

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Data Privacy Program Manager:

  • Support enterprise privacy compliance program's short and long term goals 
  • Develop plans and strategies to drive data security program improvements 
  • Collaborate with security and risk teams to prioritize remediation and compliance efforts
  • Work with data privacy leadership to ensure consistency across data privacy policies and practices
  • Ensure successful development, implementation, and maintenance of compliance program
  • Identify data compliance risks and work to address mitigation strategies
  • Monitor privacy practices and regulatory requirements for alignment
  • Track vendor management data processing and process flows
  • Report on KPIs as needed for escalation

Requirements of the Data Privacy Program Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Certified Information System Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other equivalent data privacy certification
  • At least 5 years of project management experience in a corporate environment
  • At least 3 years of experience managing information security compliance programs
  • Experience with NIST and ISO/IEC 27001 frameworks and audits
  • Ability to analyze complex information and identify key relevant points
  • Motivated self-starter with a high degree of initiative 
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; team player

Keywords: Data Privacy Program Manager, Certified Information System Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, Security Compliance, NIST

Job ID: 332427

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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