Data Protection Specialist - focus on IT (m/f/x)
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ALDI International Services SE & Co. oHG, Mintarder Straße 36-40, 45481 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Mintarder Straße 36-40
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Germany (DE)
permanent contract
partial mobile working within Germany
Melanie Cangalovic
IT Consultant
Nordrhein-Westfalen (DE-NW)
25.04.2024 16:52

Info text

With more than 7,300 stores in 11 different countries, ALDI SOUTH is one of the world’s largest food retailers. It is our mission to supply our customers with high-quality food at the best possible prices. In doing so, we follow our own unique concept of consistency, simplicity and responsibility. ALDI SOUTH IT ensures that everything runs smoothly, from the IT infrastructure to the software used, at both national and international level. Within the scope of transnational projects, our experts develop IT solutions for worldwide deployment at ALDI SOUTH.

We are expanding our Data Protection team and are looking for ambitious, experienced specialists for ALDI International Services. Our job is to advise and support our specialist departments, mainly International IT, in order to ensure data compliance not only in our company, but for ALDI SOUTH worldwide. If you would like to assume responsibility for your own topics and see your role as enabling projects in a data-compliant manner, then you’ve come to the right place!

Your Job

What this role looks like.

  • Advising internal specialist departments and international project teams on data protection matters, particularly within the area of new technologies such as the use of artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Independently creating data protection concepts and decision papers
  • Providing support with the pragmatic implementation of the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation and other international data protection requirements
  • Creating, checking and negotiating contracts related to data protection (e.g. data processing, joint controllership) 
  • Designing and conducting training sessions on data protection in German and English

Your Profile

What you bring with you.

  • University degree in computer science, business informatics, law (first or second state examination in law), commercial law, business administration or a comparable qualification
  • Ideally relevant professional experience in data protection
  • Strong comprehension skills for finding pragmatic solutions in complex structures
  • Ability to explain data protection requirements to the target group
  • Very good German and English language skills


Desirable extras.

  • Certification as a data protection officer or comparable further training

Your Benefits

What you will get in return.

  • Partial mobile working within Germany incl. hardware budget 
  • Up to 30 days of remote work abroad per year in more than 20 countries
  • Flexible working hours and overtime compensation
  • Attractive remuneration as well as holiday and Christmas bonuses 
  • Personal time-off account for e.g. sabbaticals
  • Modular onboarding and buddy
  • Canteen "MINT42" with coffee bar and social hub

Your Tech Stack

What you will work with.

  • M365
    Software solutions for data protection management
Travel:  partial mobile working within Germany