Data Protection Officer (APAC) Data Protection Officer (APAC) …

in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
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in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Data Protection Officer (APAC)
Regulatory Compliance is a key team that ensures Revolut's products and processes meet the wording and spirit of regulatory requirements, then translate this into good customer outcomes. Regulatory Compliance also facilitates open and transparent relationships with our regulators.

The Regulatory Compliance team brings Revolut's commitment to improving all aspects of finance to risk management. We are far more data-led than similar functions within other companies; our team has both a strong understanding of regulatory requirements and also the ability to find solutions and carry out testing in a purely digital environment. Join a team that knows that better people and machines are the most effective way of managing conduct risk.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Data Protection Officer to join our Global Regulatory Compliance team, with responsibility for data protection and privacy compliance across the Asia-Pacific Region.

• Ensure implementation of Revolut's Group privacy and data protection framework in the Asia-Pacific region, adapted as necessary to meet the requirements of relevant local laws
• Inform and advise Revolut employees and business units operating within the region of their obligations under relevant local and group policies, procedures and processes
• Manage a positive open and constructive relationship between Revolut and data protection regulators
• Perform the statutory role of Data Protection Officer where those requirements esit under relevant local laws and regulations
• Monitor adherence to local data protection policies and procedures including assignment of responsibilities, awareness-raising and training
• Review and sign off Data Protection Impact Assessments and other privacy risk assessments and agree appropriate mitigating actions with product owners
• Work closely with other Regulatory Compliance Managers, legal counsel and the risk team to ensure data protection policies and procedures are followed
• Where required, provide advice on the management and resolution of incidents involving personal data, including advising on decisions as to whether to notify relevant regulatory authorities in the region
• Respond to enquiries about Revolut's data protection framework raised by external regulators and clients.
• Provide leadership of other relevant data protection projects as required
• Liaise with key internal (e.g. Legal and Risk) and external (e.g. Regulators, advisors, vendors, partners etc) stakeholders as required

• Extensive experience of operational application of data protection and privacy laws in the Asia-Pacific Region,
• Strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
• Fluent in English
• 6 years experience of data protection compliance advisory work
• Able to anticipate and respond to a range of privacy and data protection compliance challenges, (including changes to the law, new regulatory guidance and local emerging risks) and identify pragmatic cost-effective solutions
• Able to communicate effectively and with data subjects, regulators, commercial partners and other external stakeholders irrespective of national boundaries and cultures

• Qualified lawyer (but not a necessity)
• Experience of advising on the Singapore Personal Data Protection Act, Australian Privacy Act, the Japanese Act on the Protection of Personal Information and developing data protection legislation in India.
• IAPP Certifications such as CIPP(A),CIPM,CIPT, FIP
• Experience of advising a regulated financial services provider

When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2021 with 15 million Personal customers and over half a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services.

Revolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We're looking for people who align with our five core values: we believe that we Get it Done because we Think Deeper and are strongly rooted in the Dream Team. We Never Settle hence why we always Deliver Wow. You want to join a community forward thinking people - we are here for you. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you're not just another cog in the machine.

• Competitive salary
• Equity bonuses
• All the latest tech you need
• Free Revolut Metal Subscription

Please only submit an application for one posting.

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