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Privacy Manager, Deloitte Global Risk

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Date Posted: Nov 6, 2020

Reference Code: 53853-en_US

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


Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness. 
Experience a firm where wellness matters.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.

What will your typical day look like?



This position supports the Deloitte Global Privacy Office (located within Risk) on global privacy and data protection compliance program management and related activities.  

The position will focus on supporting the design of guidance and the monitoring of key requirements to help facilitate compliance with privacy and data protection regulations and internal policies across our Member Firm network. This may include support of the annual privacy verification process for global, various consultations on data risk reviews acting as a subject matter specialist on a variety of current and emerging privacy risks across the global network including risks with processes, services and systems. This role may also support triage of privacy related incidents crossing multiple Member Firms and may include monitoring and review of the existence and effectiveness of approaches to privacy risk mitigation and compliance with privacy requirements in various Member Firms. 

The position is for a privacy professional who is looking to expand their knowledge and skills through exposure to diverse and complex data privacy regulations on a global basis.


  • Help define and update, maintain and enhance privacy compliance program requirements within the global organization
  • Support periodic review of applicable data protection policies in light of changes in laws, regulatory or organizational policy
  • Support data protection compliance reviews and oversee remediation activities across the global network
  • Support monitoring of system/processes development for privacy and data protection compliance. 
  • Support the maintenance of vendor privacy due diligence and contractual safeguards
  • Monitoring and evaluation of evolving laws, rules, regulations and guidance to help maintain compliance and strategic alignment
  • Wide variety of other privacy compliance and operational tasks


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?


Deloitte Global Risk, Regulatory, and Public Policy (RRPP) makes an impact by developing programs, processes and resources to preserve, protect and enhance the Deloitte brand. We identify new and emerging risks that could significantly impact the network, mitigate risks as they occur, proactively engage with regulators and key stakeholders that impact professional services, and build a clear voice around select policy topics around the globe.



Enough about us, let’s talk about you


You are someone with:


  • Bachelor’s Degree required 
  • Law Degree with privacy focus or specialization and certification in Privacy and/or Privacy Technology, (e.g., CIPP certification) preferredExperience and skills:
  • Ideal candidate will be someone currently working as a Privacy Counsel or Specialist spanning many countries with a minimum of 5 years’ experience
  • Knowledge of global privacy laws and requirements and legal/compliance/risk experience
  • Excellent program management skills 
  • Independent judgement, ability to evaluate risk
  • Strong professional service orientation: must deliver quality; proven ability of driving issue to resolution 
  • High level understanding of technology and security issues impacting data privacy programs and experience with privacy related technology solutions 
  • Problem solving, flexibility, initiative, ability to successfully multitask
  • Excellent communication skills, executive presence
  • Proficiency in MS Office - Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Previous experience of working in SharePoint, Tableau, OneDrive/Teams a plus
  • Program management credentials a plus
  • Cyber security experience a plus


Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

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!  We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. 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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