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Data Privacy Lead

Philip Morris Korea Inc. is currently seeking talented, business-savvy professionals to join its Information Protection & Governance team. This is a unique opportunity to join a world-class multinational company and an industry leader in Korea in a role that will present you with outstanding professional challenges, diverse learning opportunities and career growth. As part of dynamic Information Protection & Governance team, you will play a critical role by driving the execution of the GPP (Global Privacy Program) and coordinating how privacy is embedded in the operations of a PMI, under the guidance of the central GPP team. As part of global team, each DPL will cover a cluster of countries or one or more business functions. Data Privacy Leads drive the execution of privacy processes, coordinate the embedding of data privacy into the relevant operations across their entities and ensure that their entities have complete and up-to-date records necessary to demonstrate consistency with GPP and compliance with the GDPR and the PIPA. In addition, you will work together with privacy, legal, and information security teams to manage personal information protection within Korea. OPPORTUNITIES • Maintain an inventory of all activities involving the processing of personal data • Facilitate and oversee the performing of Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) for all new personal data processing activities or significant changes to existing ones • Facilitate and oversee the documentation of key data transfers • Plan and oversee the delivery of data privacy awareness and training in a risk-based manner • Contribute to the correct and timely handling of potential personal data breaches • Manage the handling of non-routine data subject requests (e.g. privacy related complaints from individuals) and monitor the handling of routine data subject requests to ensure correct and timely responses • Help, in liaison with the Law Department, managing the handling of requests from data protection authorities to ensure correct and timely responses • Monitor compliance with privacy obligations and GPP requirements and track the execution of necessary actions, including through the timely performance of, and follow-through on, accurate and high-quality Privacy Compliance Assessments (PCAs) performed in prioritized, risk-driven manner • Together with the Law Department, provide guidance on privacy matters as well as remain aware of relevant developments in privacy legislation • Provide regular updates on the status and progress of the GPP to management and other stakeholders and promptly escalate on privacy issues as necessary • Build and implement personal information protection plans in accordance with PIPP or related local laws • Manage the handling of complaints and remedy damages related to personal information processing • Establish internal control systems to prevent personal information leakage and misuse • Establish, alter and implement Privacy Policy • Manage data related to personal information protection • Immediately take corrective action and report the improvement action to the management team, in the event that a violation of local related laws is recognized REQUIREMENTS • Bachelor or Master degree, typically in Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, Information Technology or Law – a law degree and/or deep expertise in privacy jurisprudence is not a pre-requisite for the position • Multi-year experience working in a multinational business environment • 10-15 years of experience to areas such as audit/control, compliance, law, data protection/privacy, system/data security, risk management • Sound understanding of data privacy principles and concepts • Ability to quickly acquire knowledge of GPP processes, templates and registers • Fluent English, both written and spoken • Good understanding of information technology APPLICATION GUIDELINES • Click ‘Apply Now’ button and ‘Upload a File’ for new applicants • Upload your English Resume either in Word or PDF format (merge your files into one file named as your English name, i.e., CV_Gildong Hong) • Fill in basic information such as employment and education • Create password and submit application BENEFITS & TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT • Contract Type : Permanent • Pension and Insurance : Retirement pension, National pension, Medical Insurance, Unemployment insurance, Occupational health and safety insurance • Medical check-up : Support the a comprehensive medical testing for employee and only one of employee’s family member • Benefits : Group life and accident insurance, Flexible Benefit, Flexible working hour (half-day Fridays) • Work location : Philip Morris Korea, 10, Gukjegeumyung-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, Korea #LIJobs
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