GDPR Senior Project Manager at Hiscox, City of London, 6 Months, £600-£700 per day

£600 - £700 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Sep 13, 2019
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Senior Project Manager / Junior Programme Manager - GDPR / Privacy / Information Security

Initial 6 month contract


Circa 600-700pd

Hiscox is on a continuing journey to enhance its privacy maturity across the organisation in order to meet customer and employee expectations. Our ability to improve our core processes and capabilities is key to achieving this maturity, reducing manual cost and effort, and enabling sustainable privacy management. Our vision is for sustainable, effective and long term improvements to privacy processes which can support Hiscox as we evolve and grow, allowing us to meet an increasingly complex regulatory landscape and protect the data we hold of our customers and employees.

As such, this position sits as part of a Programme team who are responsible for supporting the developing maturity of Hiscox privacy processes. Hiscox must comply with a range of privacy regulations across multiple territories, and as part of the GDPR Day 1 programme, has set out a strategy to bring privacy risk within appetite and meet critical compliance requirements. Privacy is key to our aim of supporting brand reputation and maintaining customer trust

The Role:

We 're looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills who has the ability to ruthlessly prioritise. You will need to have a pragmatic approach to problem solving and be able to communicate the outcomes to a wide audience.

What you 'll be doing as the Senior Project Manager

  • Drive the delivery of Privacy Transformation and Records Retention Remediation (R3)

  • Create, amend and maintain detailed yet pragmatic project plans

  • Understand, communicate and regularly assess / de-risk major risks and issues associated with the delivery of the programme

  • Shaping and mobilising a programme and creating a business case

  • Identify, understand and manage the inter dependencies of the project and links to other areas of change within Hiscox

  • Ensure key stakeholders, internally and externally, are aware of what is required and when

  • Engage and ensure delivery from multiple teams including third party providers

  • Regularly report progress to senior stakeholders as required

  • End to end delivery of the Privacy Transformation and R3 Programmes through all stages of the project lifecycle

Our must-haves:

  • Proven Project Management experience at a senior level within financial services / insurance
  • Extensive experience on a Transformation Programme including starting a programme from scratch
  • Business facing project manager with extensive experience managing challenging stakeholders up to executive level
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge and/or experience of GDPR and/or Privacy/Information Security regulations