RSM Malta

Data Protection Associate Consultant

RSM Malta is seeking to employ an Associate in the Advisory team focusing on Data Protection Compliance matters for clients. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved and build a consulting career in a challenging area across various industries.


  • Help clients develop an understanding of operational processes and controls, and support in assessing their effectiveness in mitigating data protection risks
  • Carry out GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) readiness assessments at clients
  • Support clients across their customer privacy queries and complaints
  • Create and deliver clients’ employee training and awareness
  • Develop relevant policies, procedures and standards (privacy, classification, archiving, retention, etc)
  • Fulfil Data Protection Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Provide ongoing compliance support to clients in relation to GDPR
  • Develop and maintain strong communication with clients at all times
  • Liaise with the firm’s cyber security team on information security aspects of client engagements


  • An understanding of the Data Protection Act, the EU GDPR and its implications for businesses
  • An understanding of regulatory compliance, investigation or audit
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable in presenting to and dealing with all levels of staff
  • Ability to plan, organise and prioritise tasks and projects
  • Self-motivated, driven to excellence and a keen eye for detail
  • Willingness to learn and aptitude for acquiring new competencies


  • 1 to 3 years of compliance experience preferably in data protection/ privacy aspects
  • University degree or equivalent in a business, legal, or IT discipline
  • CISA or equivalent certifications will be considered an asset.

Office information

RSM Malta



Mdina Road 
Zebbug  ZBG 9015