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Data Privacy Attorney in Wilmington, DE

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Company name

Incyte Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Data Privacy

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


Wilmington, DE

Date Last Verified

Mar 08,2018

Posted on

Dec 07,2017

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Executive Director, Global Privacy Officer The candidate will develop and execute against annual Privacy Compliance Plan. Will work with senior management and IT to ensure the organization adopts consistent and harmonized approaches to processing personal information and patient data. Ensure any transfers of personal information and patient data comply with all applicable laws. Create and maintain internal corporate policies that are consistent with applicable privacy and data protection laws. Investigate and address all inquiries and complaints regarding firm’s privacy policies in collaboration with IT, Legal and other internal and external groups as necessary, and consistent with firm’s Compliance Investigation process and procedures. Remain current on and keep management up-to-date regarding any changes to applicable privacy and data protection laws, trends, and best practices. Train employees on company privacy policies, data handling practices and procedures, and legal obligations. In coordination with the data breach response team, lead firm’s response to data breach events. Assist in assessing contracts in which the organization has disclosed or outsourced the processing of personal information to third-party vendors and assist with vetting those vendors where necessary. Record processing activities in collaboration with IT and business units. Manage the Privacy Impact Assessment process. Develop and manage an audit program to monitor compliance with privacy program processes and procedures. Work with IT and management to ensure appropriate technical solutions are in place to protect personal information. Prepare and present reports on privacy risks, metrics, and compliance activities to key stakeholders and senior management. Cooperate with and handle communications with data protection regulators and data subjects. Should have 10+ more years of experience in privacy, compliance and/or managing a privacy program within the pharmaceutical/medical device industries. Must have Law degree and/or Master’s degree in public health or healthcare compliance. Education or certification in Privacy and/or Data Protection is preferred. Understanding of relevant legal, regulatory, compliance, and business environment relevant to the pharmaceutical industry is needed. Fluent in English with ability to speak other languages is desired.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Incyte Corporation
Experimental Station
Route 141 Henry Clay Road , Building E336
Wilmington, DE 19880