The field of privacy and data protection continues to evolve and change on a daily basis. CrossCountry Consulting works to help our clients address the growing number of privacy regulatory requirements as well as meet the demands of business leaders to utilize data and technology fully - all the while still addressing today's greatest data risks. We work across cybersecurity, legal, compliance, vendor risk management, IT teams, and more to ensure that privacy and data risks are considered holistically.
You will be working directly with CrossCountry team members and our clients to help them build, operate, and transition privacy programs that are poised to respond to the next privacy regulation passed domestically or internationally as well as build a privacy-aware culture where data owners "do the right thing" to protect their most sensitive data.
We look for Consultants who think outside the box and seek to provide creative and efficient approaches to today's toughest challenges in privacy and data protection. You will be joining a growing team, with opportunities to help build and improve our privacy capabilities. If you would like to find out more about this role, our people, our firm, and our culture please reach out to Ballet Wu, Talent Acquisition Senior, firstname.lastname@example.org .
You will be taking responsibility for the development and delivery of client-facing work, and work alongside project teams providing services to our clients, including:
Privacy and Data Protection
Building mature privacy programs from design to implementation and operationalization based on privacy principles such as Transparency, Notice, Minimization, and Data Quality
Building tailored privacy frameworks using industry standards (i.e., ISO, NIST) and assessing client privacy programs against the framework
Assisting clients with regulatory readiness activities for EU GDPR, CCPA, LGPD, etc.
Conducting privacy risk and compliance assessments inclusive of regulatory requirements and leading data protection practices
Establishing data governance and classification standards
Conducting privacy and data protection impact assessments (PIAs and DPIAs)
Participate in advancing the firm, Cyber & Privacy practice, and Risk & Compliance practice through working groups and firm contributions such as recruiting, business development, marketing, and knowledge sharing
Prepare quality deliverables for management review
Assist managing consultants with project administration (e.g., project setup and planning, budgeting, account management, billing) and client proposals
Collaborate with CrossCountry and client team members regarding business issues and potential solutions, and champion our cyber capabilities across our firm
Desired experience & skills:
2+ years of professional services experience at a consulting firm, or commensurate experience in risk management, privacy, cybersecurity, or audit departments
Experience working with domestic (e.g., CCPA, CDPA) and international (e.g., GDPR, LGPD) privacy laws
Working knowledge of industry privacy and data protection regulations (e.g., PCI-DSS, HIPAA, GLBA)
Working knowledge of industry standards and framework (e.g., NIST CSF and Privacy Framework, ISO 27001/ISO 27701, CSA, CSC Top 20 Critical Security Controls)
Knowledge of data discovery and/or privacy program management tools (e.g. OneTrust, TrustArc)
Experience documenting and understanding data flows within complex organizations
Understanding of the components of a comprehensive security and /or privacy program, including governance, policy, organizational design, awareness and training, architecture, technologies, processes, and controls
Desire to gain additional certifications and interest in continuing education
Aptitude and desire to track, study, and report on the evolving global privacy regulation landscape [A1]
Professionalism and discretion in interacting with executives and clients
Polished verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiasm, entrepreneurialism, and a great sense of humor!
CrossCountry Consulting is a trusted business advisory firm that provides customized finance, accounting, human capital management, risk, operations and technology consulting services to leading organizations facing complex change. We partner with our clients to help them navigate pressing business challenges and achieve goals related to improving operations, minimizing risks and enabling future growth.
Our people are our most valuable asset and our individual differences are our greatest strength. Join our team where Excellence is a priority, Collaboration and teamwork are the norm, Energy is contagious, and the opportunity to make an Impact is endless.
CrossCountry Consulting provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants and believes that respect and fair treatment are critical to creating a productive, diverse, and inclusive workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, CrossCountry is fully committed to comply with all federal, state, and local laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard torace, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, pregnancy, genetics, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
CrossCountry Consulting is a trusted business advisory firm that provides customized finance, accounting, human capital management, risk, operations, and technology consulting services to leading organizations facing complex change. We partner with our clients to help them navigate pressing business challenges and achieve goals related to improving operations, minimizing risks, and enabling future growth. Our people are our most valuable asset and our individual differences are our greatest strength. At CrossCountry, we embrace and value our individual experiences, capabilities, talents, and perspectives by fostering and promoting a culture of diversity and inclusion. Join our team where Excellence is a priority, Collaboration and teamwork are the norm, Energy is contagious, and the opportunity to make an Impact is endless.