privacy officer – IT job in Netherlands

- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

Employer name, application deadline, working location, working hours per week, salary/wage, and education level requirement are as follows:

Municipality of Leeuwarden

privacy officer

Apply no later than Sunday 26 March 2023

  • Leeuwarden
  • 24 – 36 hours

  • HBO HBO+

Job offer

What are you going to do
Are you one of the new colleagues within the corporate staff who, together with the professionals in the field of information security and privacy, realizes the ambitions from the coalition agreement of the municipality of Leeuwarden? Are you looking for a challenging job in a dynamic environment with an involved team? Do you want to work with them on the privacy protection of our residents? Then we are looking for you! We are looking for a privacy officer.

As a privacy officer you are the expert in the field of privacy and advisor to management and employees. In this capacity you ensure the correct application and compliance with the applicable laws and regulations in the field of the protection of personal data. In addition, you have close contact with the lawyers (our privacy contacts) within the various domains.
Your tasks include:

  • Developing and drafting the privacy policy;
  • Translate privacy policy into protocols and work instructions;
  • Provide training to increase knowledge about privacy protection within the organization.
  • Supporting the organization in deploying processing agreements;
  • Keeping records of processing operations;
  • Support in the implementation of the Dpia (risk inventory) in the legal field;
  • Investigating data leaks;
  • Dealing with requests from residents regarding privacy;
  • Representing the municipality in objections and appeals on privacy-related matters.

Who are you
As a privacy officer you have a clear vision with regard to data protection. You have different behavioral styles to achieve your goal and you are a source of inspiration for your environment through enthusiasm, drive and knowledge.
We consider the following important:

  • HBO/WO working and thinking level, with a legal background;
  • You have knowledge of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR);
  • You have sensitivity and are preferably familiar with (the structure and operation of) a municipal organization;
  • You are decisive and exude confidence;
  • You are focused on cooperation with other professional disciplines within the organization;
  • You are used to working in networks;
  • You are a connector, inside and outside the organization.

Where are you going to work
The corporate staff supports and advises the Municipal Executive, the Executive Board and other management in the field of strategy development, innovation, policy coordination, privacy and planning and control. So work at the interface of administrative and official management for professionals who have something to do with Leeuwarden, with its citizens and with the public good. The corporate staff consists of two clusters: cluster resources and management. You will work within the resources cluster, which includes the Data Protection Officer (FG), Chief Information Officer (CIO), Advisor Privacy and Data Ethics, Control and Financial Policy.

What do we offer
We offer a salary, depending on education and experience, of a maximum of €5021 (job scale 10A, salary table 1-4-2022) gross per month with a 36-hour working week.
At the municipality of Leeuwarden we work in a hybrid way, you are where the work is, what suits you and in consultation with the team. Practice shows that it is usually 50/50 at the town hall and at home. We have good facilities to set up your workplace at home.

An extra attractive condition is being able to use 17.05% Individual Selection Budget (IKB) on top of the gross annual salary. In addition to a good salary, the municipality of Leeuwarden offers more attractive fringe benefits. Think of flexible working hours, a laptop, mobile phone, favorable pension fund, discounts on various insurance policies and a discount on your fitness subscription. In addition, we invest in your personal development, we would like to hear how you see this. Your ideas and initiatives are appreciated and you are given the space and confidence to shape them.

The closing date for this vacancy is March 26, 2023. This vacancy is open both internally and externally at the same time. In case of equal suitability, internal employees have a priority position.

For more information about the content of the vacancy, please contact Michel Boot, Concerncontroller, available at 058 751 2212.

For more information about the application procedure, please contact Mandy Wietses, Advisor Recruitment and Selection, available on 0650050485.

The municipality of Leeuwarden does not pay attention to age, gender, origin, color or orientation. Your qualities count with us.

More information about this vacancy?

Please contact Mandy Wietses from the Municipality of Leeuwarden (


About the organization

Leeuwarden is a dynamic, bustling city and the economic engine of Friesland. Located in a green and water-rich environment, with lakes and recreational areas in the vicinity. The Frisian capital is a real royal city with a beautiful, historic center, a wealth of national monuments, surprising shops and cozy terraces. But at the same time with the most modern facilities for residents, students and entrepreneurs. And….in 2018 Leeuwarden will be European Capital of Culture. Leeuwarden a complete city with 18 villages.

We are an energetic organization with a variety of fascinating issues. With about a thousand employees, we work in various roles and partnerships on the realization of the city’s ambitions and the provision of services for our citizens.

more about Municipality of Leeuwarden >


Oldehofster cemetery 2

8911 DH Leeuwarden

14 058

This job is posted on Click here to apply.

- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img
Latest news
- Advertisement -spot_img
Related news
- Advertisement -spot_img