Data Protection Manager

17 Jun 2019
08 Jul 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

About Us

Metropolitan Thames Valley Housing is one of the UK`s leading providers of affordable housing and care and support services. We employ over 1900 people to manage and

develop our large portfolio of nearly 56,000 homes serving over 75,000 customers across London, the East Midlands, Southern and the East of England.

This role

This is a new Senior Data Protection post, create to manage deliver all of MTVH’s Data protection obligations. The role is key both to help us protect our tenant’s data and to help MTVH deliver on its strategic aims to become a people powered organisation.

Your first task will be to embed a new data protection team and implement robust processes for data protection. Working closely with the wider data team you’ll help to ensure all our data and information security is reliable and secure.

What you'll need to succeed

As the team ultimately responsible for delivery of data protection processes you’ll need experience of data protection and the GDPR as well as an attention to detail, which guarantees no request is left, and no detail missed.

You’ll need to be comfortable with change and be able to drive improvements to businesses processed. Ultimately you will need a sensitivity and good judgment to help us protect some of our most vulnerable tenants.

What you'll get in return

In return, you will be exposed to the fast-paced environment where you can benefit from our comprehensive in-house training to continue developing and utilising your skill set.

We offer great benefits, in addition to generous holiday entitlement we provide:

  • life assurance with a matched contribution (up to 12%) pension scheme

  • enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave

  • salary sacrifice schemes and season ticket loans

  • eye care scheme

  • plus lots of voluntary benefits including cash back and discounts from high street names

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, take a look at the attached Job Description for more details and if it’s the ideal job for you, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of

your CV, or for more information call us now on 0203 5353 611.

Interview date

Our promise
All employment decisions at MTVH are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment,

marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race or religion, sex or sexual orientation.

"We are proud to have been recognised by Disability Confident for our commitment to disabled people and those with long term health conditions by providing fair and equal

opportunities for all applicants enabling them to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations."