Position Type Company Location Posted On Interested?
Privacy Consultant (Manager) Full Time Bamboo Data Consulting Toronto Sep 7, 2022 Apply Now


Bamboo is a privacy and security consulting firm. Let’s be honest, compliance can be boring, which is why Bamboo strives to bring life and creativity into everything we do. We are passionate about finding ways to make privacy and security compliance a company’s competitive advantage. We are a glass half-full kinda crew; pessimism is strictly forbidden, though constructive criticism is welcome. 

We are looking to add someone to our team that can keep up with our fast pace, turn challenges into inspiration, and give our clients a stellar, one-of-a-kind experience. This persona needs to be curious and eager to learn new things. 

The role we are filling would be responsible for the following:

  • Running privacy engagements for small to medium-sized businesses (including startups) end-to-end
  • Conducting privacy risk assessments, privacy impact assessments and check-ups against privacy legislations including PIPEDA, GDPR, CCPA, CASL etc. 
  • Developing privacy program roadmaps for implementation
  • Strategizing with businesses to develop a bespoke privacy program that meets business’ needs
  • Liaising with business stakeholders to understand their respective business goals and unifying those into a single privacy program 
  • Operationalizing privacy including developing and implementing data maps, vendor due diligence, privacy impact assessments, risks registers, data processing agreement reviews, developing privacy policies and procedures, and privacy training
  • Implementing privacy by design into product development
  • Project managing privacy engagements, including status updates
  • Acting in a capacity of a virtual Privacy Officer
  • Staying on top of the evolving privacy landscape and becoming familiar with changes to legislation, regulations, and consumer expectations in order to provide our clients with current and relevant advice
  • Contributing to the Bamboo blog


You must have the following skills or experience:

  • At least 3 years of operationalizing privacy within a business
  • Drafting privacy policies and procedures  
  • Strong knowledge of PIPEDA, GDPR, CCPA, CASL
  • Conducting a gap analysis with recommendations for remediation
  • Strong research skills
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • An eye for design and a flare for creativity
  • Strong project management skills
  • Be able to work independently and be resourceful while also being a team player


You get bonus points if you:

  • Have an IAPP certification or any other privacy certification
  • If you have privacy experience in a regulated industry such as health or finance
  • If you have cybersecurity, coding, and/or development experience
  • If you are a strong public speaker and writer
  • if you have killer business development skills
  • If you can make us laugh during the interview


Please submit your application, resume, and references to sharon@bamboodc.com.