Data Privacy Project Manager - temporary role for 6 months starting in May | Basel

  • Location
    Basel, Basel City
  • Category
    Administration, Jurisprudence, HR
  • Contract Type
    Temporary
  • Educational Requirements
    Bachelor / University of Applied Sciences
  • Industry
    Pharma / Life Sciences / Chemistry / Science
  • External Reference
    138-ESSA-165163-2211-EN

For an international company in the global agribusiness market in Basel we are looking for a

Data Privacy Project Manager - temporary role for 6 months starting in May

Your challenges

  • Support as Project Manager a portfolio of critical data privacy change, standardization & improvement initiatives
  • Support regional deployment of data privacy processes, policies and guidelines
  • Support (Global) function teams with privacy by design review for higher risk change projects
  • Support the Global data privacy lead in building and developing an effective data privacy network.
  • Conduct periodic in country / region compliance assessments and readiness checks
  • Support on internal / external data privacy audit requirements as needed.
  • Provide service to internal and external stakeholders
  • Oversee implementation of Global data privacy standardization initiatives
  • Support the Global data privacy lead on all matters pertaining to data privacy compliance
  • The role will require engagement across a variety of stakeholders at all levels of the business, working with colleagues in different regions with different expectations. Explaining privacy principles, related consequences & collaborating to deliver pragmatic local remediation in a risk based manner, will be a key success factor


Your skills

  • 2-10 years practical business experience, preferably with exposure to internal control processes & compliance initiatives
  • A proven track record in delivering successful projects.
  • Excellent command of verbal and written English. Other languages are a plus.
  • Knowledge about General Data Protection Regulation GDPR and supporting privacy principles / obligations, and an understanding of risk assessment methodologies highly desirable.
  • Data privacy / IAPP certification highly desirable.
  • Project management skills (MSP / Agile, scrum) methodologies highly desirable


If this sounds like you and you are interested in this challenging role in an international fast moving environment, please apply through the link below.
Please note that a valid residence and work permit for Switzerland, or be entitled under an international treaty to obtain such (e. g. EU bilateral treaty) is required.

Your contact

Esther Sardagna, Branch Director Flex-Center, looks forward to answer your questions by phone +41 61 323 8187.

You can apply directly online.

Please mention reference 138-ESSA-165163-2211-EN in your application.