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Manager, Data Privacy (Cyber Security)

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Date Posted: Nov 24, 2021

Reference Code: 84246-en_US

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto; Calgary; Montreal; Ottawa; Vancouver 



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.


Our ambition at Deloitte is to build the data protection and privacy practice of tomorrow focused on defining and delivering strategic solutions that keep organizations, government, Canadians and their personal information secure. Do you share that ambition? Read more below for an opportunity to join our team.

What will your typical day look like?

Reporting to the National Partner for Data Protection & Privacy – Cyber Risk Services, you will lead a team of problem solvers, helping to tackle our clients’ complex business issues from strategy to execution. Effectively, you will collaborate with our Canadian Data Protection & Privacy specialists, as well as cross-functional cyber teams and our global network of experts to design, implement and manage privacy programs that meet and exceed the requirements of best practice, ethical operations, and regulation.  
You will manage teams through large and complex engagements, develop your entrepreneurial drive by contributing to new service/solutions identification and whitespace opportunities, and be exposed to unique opportunities to expand your personal brand and be recognized in the industry as a trusted advisor and a thought leader in the data privacy space.

Furthermore, you will also shape and develop the next generation of privacy talent and inspire other top talents to join Deloitte because they want to work on your projects.

About the team

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. Our team brings world-class solutions to Canada’s most influential organizations, enabling our national and global ecosystem through areas of advisory services, strategy development, data privacy program development and implementation, as well as many other services that enable our clients to meet their strategic objectives while addressing increasing market demand in protecting personal information and data entrusted to them.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone with:
•    Thorough understanding of information privacy principles and current privacy trends combined with an interest in discovering and understanding new and emerging privacy and data risk issues
•    At least 5 years of demonstrated experience in designing, implementing and managing data privacy programs to address privacy risks, and application of regulatory requirements within an operational context
•    Minimum of 2 years of management experience, leading a team (including coaching and mentoring team members)
•    Well-versed with Canadian (federal and provincial) privacy laws and knowledge of international privacy laws and trends
•    Proficient understanding of privacy risks and controls in emerging technologies 
•    Demonstrated capability of designing privacy management target operating models
•    Demonstrated capability of educating clients/business on new data, privacy, and ethical uses, and providing strategies and solutions to address privacy considerations
•    Ability to build a strong perspective and subject matter expertise on industry privacy trends and translate into perspectives pertinent to client requirements
•    Experience in delivering privacy trainings and presentations 
•    Ability to present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches/solutions to manage privacy and data risks
•    Knowledge of and experience with current and emerging data discovery and privacy management tools and methodologies (e.g., Varonis, BigID, OneTrust, TrustArc) 
•    Strong project management skills
•    Demonstrated ability to manage client engagements and supervise staff
•    Certification in privacy disciplines such as CIPP, CIPM, CIPT (highly desirable)


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? Apply by [insert date].

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.
Deloitte Canada has 30 offices with representation across most of the country. We acknowledge our offices reside on traditional, treaty and unceded territories as part of Turtle Island and is still home to many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. We are all Treaty people.

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