GDPR laws have put pressure on non-profits to strengthen their data protection processes, and the Charity Commission has recommended having a Data Protection Officer as ‘advisable’.
Romero Services has five certified GDPR Practitioners who are able to undertake the role of Data Protection Officer and provide support for your charity. The DPO service includes:
If you think your charity could benefit from appointing a Data Protection Officer, or you have any queries you’d like to discuss first, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Please be aware that the legislation is very clear that the Data Protection Officer is not personally responsible for non-compliance with data protection requirements. This responsibility stays with the organisation itself as does the responsibility for the data processing activities. Therefore it is essential that a considered choice is made when appointing to this role.