ABB is a pioneering, technological leader with an extensive range for the digital industry. With more than 130 years of experience in innovation, ABB is today the digital pioneer with 4 customer-oriented, world-leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion and Robotics & Discrete automation, supported by the ABB AbilityTM digital platform. ABB's business Power Grids, market leader, will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB is active in more than 100 countries with around 147,000 employees.
The Power Grids (PG) business, is one of the largest suppliers of products and systems for the transmission and distribution of electric energy. This division is active in the following segments: energy generation, energy transmission & distribution, wind energy and water & infrastructure. It is also active in the process industry with a wide range of products, systems and services in the fields of medium and high voltage, transformers, automation and safety technology.
Within this business in Zaventem, we are currently looking for a:
Data Privacy Officer
In this role you will be globally responsibility for all data privacy activities of the Power Grids Business including ensuring implementation, monitoring and reviewing all applicable laws, regulations and policies regarding data privacy. Guiding and counseling Power Grids stakeholders to ensure comprehension and coordination of the necessary internal and external data protection measures. You will be leading Power Grids’ Global Data Protections Initiative to ensure the certification of and ongoing compliance with the EU Binding Corporate Rules and adoption of and ongoing compliance with the EU GDPR. Managing and controlling of all data protection policies and instructions and regulatory measures. Promoting the Power Grids’ public image and preventing financial or reputational damage from a data protection perspective. Advising and representing the Power Grids Business’ interests regarding data protection matters.
Your responsibilities and challenges: