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Data Risk Sr Consultant, Deloitte Global Risk

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Date Posted: Nov 25, 2021

Reference Code: 85249-en_US

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 


Our Purpose


At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

Learn from deep subject matter experts through mentoring and on the job coaching
Leverage the Deloitte CPA Advantage program, a comprehensive support program for CPA modules and the CFE.
Be encouraged to deepen your technical skills…whatever those may be.
Build your leadership skills at Deloitte University.
Have many careers in one Firm.
Partner with clients to solve their most complex problems
Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness. 
Enjoy My Benefit Dollars - a flexible benefit to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. 
Experience a firm where wellness matters.
Experience MyFlex and an agile work environment where work is what you do not where you do it
Experience MyFlex where reduced hours or seasonal work allows you to meet your personal goals.
Build a network of colleagues for life
Have an impact that matters through pro bono and significant volunteer opportunities.
Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.
Be part of a firm that leads the way and pushes themselves to look like contemporary Canada.
Grow your network and your knowledge by joining one of our many Employee Resource Groups.



Do you thrive on developing creative and innovative insights to solve complex challenges? Want to work on next-generation, cuttingedge products and services that deliver outstanding value and that are global in vision and scope? Work with premier thought leaders in your field? Work for a world-class organization that provides an exceptional career experience with an inclusive and collaborative culture?

What will your typical day look like?


Are you a data risk professional ready for an exceptional career experience to contribute your privacy or information management/protection knowledge and skills? Do you thrive on developing and implementing effective solutions to solve complex data risk challenges? Join the Global Confidentiality team to manage confidentiality risks across our global organization by playing an important role to deliver strategic projects and programs. You will join a growing lean data team focused on data risk management, specifically retention and disposal. You will help enable change organization-wide by aligning leadership, transforming, and modernizing processes, optimizing data management practices, and changing behaviors across all levels of the organization. You will have the opportunity to work across all regions and collaborate with key stakeholders.


Work you'll do:


  • Help to build new, or streamline existing, tech-enabled solutions and processes to ensure that data is managed in a risk based and effective manner
  • Lead and support strategic initiatives as identified throughout the year to deliver on Global Lean Data program objectives
  • Coordinate with different teams within the firm in order to help turn guidance into pragmatic, actionable steps for product teams and client service teams
  • Support the building of a lean data culture through training and awareness for practitioners to better manage data throughout its lifecycle
  • Proactively address data risk issues through gap assessments and implementation of effective solutions
  • Support program management and core team coordination activities, including working with initiative leads to establish workplans and monitor progress against weekly / annual / multi-year plans, and develop / execute change management plans to assist member firms and functions to roll out initiatives
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders across the organization to support the development of strategic perspectives on lean data in key geographies, opportunity identification and prioritization, member firm and regional alignment, and other activities that help realize global strategies
  • Deliver impact through deploying qualitative and quantitative analysis, concepts, frameworks, and story board skills to advise senior leadership on delivering a measurable impact in focus areas
  • Liaise with other Risk team members, and broader Deloitte member firm community, to share leading practices, with a strategic focus on developing tools and processes to continuously improve program and capabilities
  • Provide project management support from project initiation to execution
  • Review global policies, standards, and assessment results to ensure the organization meets privacy requirements and applicable government regulations for the protection of confidential information (CI)
  • Analyze trends in multinational and local data protection regulations, laws, and industry standards to further inform the need for new global security policies, standards, and controls

About the team


Deloitte Global Culture:


At Deloitte, we expect results. Incredible—tangible—results. And Deloitte Global professionals play a unique role in delivering those results. We reach across disciplines and borders to serve our global organization. We are the engine of Deloitte. We develop and lead global strategies and provide programs and services that unite our network. In Deloitte Global, everyone has an opportunity to lead. We see the importance of your perspective and your ability to create value. We want you to fit in—with an inclusive culture, focus on work-life fit and well-being, and a supportive, connected environment; but we also want you to stand out—with opportunities to have a strategic impact, innovate, and take the risks necessary to make your mark. Deloitte Global supports our talented professionals in answering the question: What impact will you make?


Global Risk, Regulatory, and Public Policy develops programs, processes, and resources to preserve, protect, and enhance the Deloitte brand around the world. We identify new and emerging risks that might impact the network, mitigate threats as they are identified, proactively engage with regulators and key stakeholders to develop identification and mitigation regulations and procedures, and build a clear voice around select policy topics.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you


You are someone with:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, data management, computer science/ technology-related field, or other related education experience
  • 3+ years of experience in data privacy, data risk programs, records and information management, operations and compliance or other related-risk management experience
  • Ability to develop, implement and execute programs with strong project management experience
  • Experience with data retention, archiving, and disposal across various business lines and industries
  • Working knowledge of collaboration tools (e.g., SharePoint, MS Teams, etc.) and their subsequent retention policies or controls
  • Understanding of various information security and data protection related frameworks, standards, and regulations such as the ISO family of standards (27001/2, ISO 22301, ISO 27017, etc.) NIST, GDPR, CCPA, PIPEDA, etc.
  • Experience working and liaising with senior leadership (e.g., CIO, CISO, CPO, Directors, Principals) senior management, and subject matter experts (SME) across a global organization
  • Diversity of work experience with both client-service teams and firm functions
  • Strong skills in PowerPoint and other tools to prepare leadership presentations and metrics reporting


Our shared values


While our Purpose guides us and helps explain why we exist, our shared values describe the behaviour we expect from each other at the firm.

They provide common ground to unite us across cultures and geographies. They help us to earn the trust and respect of our stakeholders. We all commit to living by these shared values, to stay true to the principles they represent, and to honour the legacy from which they came. They are what sets us apart and makes us Deloitte.


Every day, we live our Purpose through the following five shared values:


  • Lead the way: Deloitte is not only leading the profession, but reinventing it for the future. We’re also committed to creating opportunity and leading the way to a more sustainable world.
  • Serve with integrity: Deloitte has earned the trust of employees, clients, regulators, and the public for 175 years. Upholding that trust is our single most important responsibility.
  • Take care of each other: We look out for one another and prioritize respect, fairness, development, and well-being.
  • Foster inclusion: We are at our best when we foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. We know this attracts top talent, enables innovation, and helps us deliver well-rounded client solutions.
  • Collaborate for measurable impact: We approach our work with a collaborative mind¬set, teaming across businesses, geographies, and skill sets to deliver tangible, measurable, attributable impact.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You? 

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action PlanReconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.
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