Data Privacy Managing Director

BDO Seidman LLP   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Consulting


11 - 15 years

Posted 294 days ago

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Data Privacy Managing Director

Job Summary BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which we conduct ourselves day in and day out, both internally and externally.

BDO is seeking a Director with experience providing privacy consulting for global clients and the ability to grow a team of privacy professionals. Successful candidates should have proven success acquiring and maintaining clients that require assessment and implementation of global privacy programs.

- Develops relationships with senior level executives or board members
- Delivers Global Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR) and other privacy services to clients
- Manages clients expectations and project team members to deliver on-time and on-budget solutions
- Implements technology solutions to support privacy and security governance
- In conjunction with the national practice leader, develops strategy roadmaps for growth of the national practice
- Maps privacy requirements to business operations for clients and is able to provide subject matter expertise for clients
- Responds rapidly to client needs and questions with thoughtful and pragmatic solutions
- Communicates and works closely with business developers and elevates the conversation to enterprise wide initiatives
- Communicates project and MSA requirements to team members to ensure that execution is flawless and client engagements are on-time and on-budget
- Ensures that corporate clients establish roles and responsibilities, processes and quality control measures to align with Six Sigma body of knowledge
- Understands the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and/or manufacturing industries in great detail
- Has impeccable communications skills particularly with the ability to proofread and edit executive reports, as well as strong presentation and public speaking skills
- Manages BDO client and Partner expectations at all levels
- Mentors team members to ensure that quality is consistent throughout client engagements and that BDO standards are promoted for every engagement
- Manages own CRM responsibilities
- Ability to develop business and maintain a multimillion dollar book of business

Supervisory Responsibilities:
- Ability to manage team members
- Ability to manage large and long term clients and oversee multiple project managers
- Ability to drive master services’ agreement clients from initial projects to multiple projects in a year
- Ability to train internal staff