Global Product

Privacy Analyst - Data Privacy Office


Why Verifone

For more than 30 years Verifone has established a remarkable record of leadership in the electronic payment technology industry. Verifone has one of the leading electronic payment solutions brands and is one of the largest providers of electronic payment systems worldwide.

Verifone has a diverse, dynamic and fast paced work environment in which employees are focused on results and have opportunities to excel. We take pride in the fact that we work with leading retailers, merchants, banks, and third party partners to invent and deliver innovative payments solution around the world. We strive for excellence in our products and services, and are obsessed with customer happiness. Across the globe, Verifone employees are leading the payments industry through experience, innovation, and an ambitious spirit. Whether it’s developing the next platform of secure payment systems or searching for new ways to bring electronic payments to new markets, the team at Verifone is dedicated to the success of our customers, partners and investors. It is this passion for innovation that drives each one of our employees for personal and professional success.

Job brief

We are looking for a Data Privacy Analyst (DPA) to join our Data Privacy Office in Bucharest. You will be part of our Acquiring & Financial services Excellence Center, delivering services to our regulated entities in Europe and beyond.

The DPA will report to the DPO and is tasked to ensure our company is compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other privacy laws & jurisdictions. DPA responsibilities include advising on our compliance with GDPR and local data protection laws, monitoring our adherence to GDPR standards and acting as a point of contact with supervisory authorities and data subjects. You will also support the DPO in creating policies that enforce compliance with legislation and support the delivery of Privacy/GDPR trainings to our staff aimed at increasing awareness on data privacy and data protection.

To be successful in this role, you should have in-depth knowledge of GDPR and local data protection laws and be familiar with financial services and the nature of its data processing activities.

Ultimately, together with the DPO you will facilitate GDPR and data privacy compliance through transparent data protection policies, systems and procedures.

What you'll do

  • Co-ordinate Data Privacy requests and liaising with business areas.
  • Assist with Data privacy activities, functions and processes within our regulated operating framework including conduct Data Protection Impact Assessments, maintain and update Record of Processing Activities, conduct third-party due diligence reviews, Transfer Impact Assessment and assist with identifying safeguard mechanism for international transfers.
  • Provide Data Privacy support for global information systems
  • Support the Data Privacy Office with ad hoc projects and carry out additional duties as assigned by manager.

Technical skills and qualifications

  • Knowledge and understanding of data protection laws
  • Experience with privacy risk assessments and a track record of supporting businesses in Data Privacy role
  • Demonstrable ability to recognize the relevance of risk trends, issues and potential risk exposure

Competencies required

In addition to putting clients first, acting like an owner, and succeeding as a team, the competencies for this role include:

  • Integrity and high professional ethics
  • Passionate about data privacy
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Great attention to detail and highly organized
  • Demonstrated ability to satisfy compliance requirements by taking a pragmatic and risk-based approach, being a strategic thinker and problem solver, and finding workable solutions
  • Ability to handle information and business affairs with secrecy and confidentially
  • Self-awareness and confidence to recognize knowledge gaps and escalate where appropriate

Our commitment

Verifone is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Verifone is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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