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Job Title: DIRECTOR, PRIVACY ( ID: A2825 )
Career Category: Consulting, Health Care, Privacy
Posted Date: 2009-05-11
Location: Toronto
Our client, a governmental agency, and national privacy leader, focusing on health related matters, is expanding. They are looking to add a Director, Privacy to their team.

Reporting to the Chief Privacy Officer, in this role you will be is responsible for designing and managing the privacy initiatives required to support the organization’s programs and services, and maintaining their reputation as a national privacy leader.

Your role will involve:
•providing privacy guidance to new and emerging programs and initiatives
•advising the organization on its privacy requirements and responsibilities under PHIPA
•improving the Privacy Office’s efficiency (e.g. conducting compliance reviews) and strengthening privacy leadership across the organization
•promoting a culture of privacy through privacy training, communications and awareness
•chairing and participating in privacy and security committees and working groups
•maintaining the organization’s privacy policies and procedures
•successfully managing privacy issues and incidents
•coaching and mentoring a team of Senior Privacy Specialists
•supporting the Chief Privacy Officer


You are the ideal candidate if you:

•have a thorough understanding of PHIPA and privacy “best practices”
•have experience in health care or health informatics
•excel in a fast-paced and project oriented environment
•have proven analytical, problem-solving, and advisory skills
•have successfully managed a team
•understand current privacy trends and legislation
•have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience including privacy program development and implementation, privacy crisis management, privacy risk assessment, and legislative analysis.

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining a dynamic organization that provides a stimulating team-oriented work environment, and provides a competitive compensation/benefit package, send us your details.



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