Data Privacy Manager

  • Wood Lane, London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Company Description

Publicis Groupe UK is a marketing and digital transformation business made up of 5,000 talented and versatile people with expertise in media, creative, influence, technology and data, working across 21 agencies.

Publicis Groupe UK creative agencies include Saatchi & Saatchi, BBH, Digitas, Leo Burnett and Publicis•Poke. Also, within the stable are PR agencies MSL and Kekst CNC and sustainability consultancy, Salterbaxter. Publicis Media is home to Zenith, Starcom and Spark Foundry as well as specialist practices PMX, Performics, Publicis Sport & Entertainment and Publicis Content, providing expertise across media strategy, investment, data and technology.

Langland, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness and Digitas Health serve clients across health and wellness, science and medicine. They combine expertise across advertising and branding, clinical trial experience, data and analytics, technology, medical strategy and education and public relations and policy. 

At the core of Publicis Groupe’s data and technology offering sits Epsilon which provides personalisation at scale through CORE-ID, its proprietary data tech platform.

Publicis Sapient is the business transformation arm of Publicis Groupe, marrying technology, data sciences and business consulting with engineering and creativity, it helps clients transform digitally.

Publicis Groupe UK clients include BT, McDonald’s, ASDA, Tesco, L’Oreal, P&G, Kellogg’s, VW UK, Reckitts Benckiser, Samsung and Disney among others, encompassing six of the UK’s top 10 advertisers.

Annette King is CEO of Publicis Groupe UK. Employees share a common purpose, consistent ways of working and a financial structure that encourages collaboration.

In 2015 Publicis Groupe introduced the Power of One. Simplifying the traditional agency structure, the model removes silos between agencies and disciplines to put clients’ needs at the heart of the structure.

Publicis Groupe UK has offices in Chancery Lane, Television Centre in White City, Baker Street, Turnmills in Farringdon, Windsor, Teddington and Dublin, and people based in Edinburgh.  Publicis Groupe has a presence in more than 100 countries and employs nearly 84,000 people worldwide.

Job Description

As the Data Privacy Manager your primary responsibility is to support the data privacy activities established by the Director of Data Privacy Operations in the UK that have been approved and distributed by the Global Data Privacy Operations team. You will act as the single point of contact for both the global data privacy operations team, as well as UK agencies and other internal business units.  General responsibilities of the Data Privacy Manager include identifying, cataloguing, monitoring/assessing data assets and any other tasks as it relates to operationalizing the data privacy program in the UK.  You will report into the Director of Data Privacy Operations in the UK.



·       Demonstrable knowledge and understanding of the UK advertising industry, especially in relation to:

o   Creative production, PR, events, and specialty marketing areas such as closed loop marketing

o   Data and audience profiling, analysis, targeting, and segmentation; you are familiar with CRMs, DMPs, and how data aggregators operation, particularly for any sort of digital activation

o   Knowledge of digital media: terms such as DSPs, SSPs, Exchanges, adservers, DCO, attribution, ad networks, etc. are familiar territory

o   Familiarity of traditional media planning and buying, e-commerce, and influencers would also be advantageous

·       Demonstrable knowledge of data protection and privacy, particularly as it relates to (digital) media and advertising

·       Experience working across multiple moving projects, with strong initiative and collaboration skills to work cooperatively with a range of stakeholders, both upstream with Global counterparts and downstream with agency or business unit liaisons

  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, strong problem-solving and analytical skills, and high attention to detail
  • Exceptional management and leadership skills

·       Familiarity with working within a matrixed organization would be highly beneficial

Additional Information

As part of our dedication to create an inclusive and diverse workforce, Publicis Groupe UK is committed to equal access to opportunity for people without regard to race, age, sex, disability, neurodiversity, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. We are committed to providing reasonable adjustments for candidates with disabilities in our application process.

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