Data Protection Officer

Sales, Management & Support, Security
Professional, Freelancer

Do you want to set standards, review policies and procedures that meet the requirements under the data protection regulations? Do you want to maintain the privacy governance framework? #LI-IF1

  • You maintain the privacy governance framework including developing templates for data collection, assisting with data mapping and vendor management reviews
  • You set standards and review policies and procedures that meet the requirements under the data protection regulations 
  • You coordinate different Cegeka activities according to the priorities and competences of each to ensure that Cegeka’s data protection objectives are achieved
  • You work with key internal stakeholders in the review of projects to ensure compliance with data protection regulations, and where necessary, complete and advise on DPIAs
  • You coordinate and conduct data privacy audits together with Internal Audit
  • You develop strategies and initiatives to ensure engagement with key internal and external stakeholders
  • You collaborate with Security Office to raise employee awareness of data privacy and security issues, and provide training on the subject matter
  • You collaborate with Security Office to maintain records of all data assets and exports, and maintaining a data security incident management plan to ensure timely remediation of incidents including impact assessments, security breach response, complaints, claims or notifications, and responding to data subject access requests (DSRs)
  • You act as the single point of contact for queries in the business and serve as the liaison for the Lead Supervisory Authority and other Data Protection Authorities on all data protection related matters under the GDPR
  • You are part of the Legal Department 
  • You will work at our office in Leuven or Hasselt in combination with homework.

What you need to succeed:

  • You have a Master degree in law (Master of Laws (LL.M.))
  • You are a qualified lawyer with 3 to 5 years relevant professional experience; experience in an international context is a plus
  • You have in-depth knowledge of GDPR and other relevant legislation; CIPP/E certification is a plus
  • You have a good understanding of information technology
  • You have outstanding oral and written communication skills in Dutch and English
  • You are able to work autonomously but you are also a team player 
  • You are agile, solution and improvement minded
  • You quickly understand the business requirements/concerns
  • You are proficient in MS Office, i.e. SharePoint
  • You are willing to travel upon in Europe upon request (limited).

What are we offering:

  • We ask a lot (of talents) of you. Fortunately, you also get a lot in return!
  • After all, a star like you deserves the very best!
  • You will be working for a real Top Employer.
  • A growth company with a dynamic spirit and many opportunities for advancement that inspires you to great things.
  • An attractive salary that matches your experience, complemented with a comprehensive package of additional benefits such as a company car, hospital and group insurance and meal vouchers.
  • Thanks to our flexible working hours, you enjoy an optimal work/life balance.
  • With our Flex Reward Plan you put together your ideal remuneration package yourself. If that is not great!
  • Through our program "CEO of your own career" you are at the wheel of your own career. Determine your own future!
  • An inspiring work environment in combination with working from home, where professionalism, team spirit, fun and personal development are key.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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