General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The Dorset & Wilts RFU (D&WRFU) wishes to appoint a Data Protection Manager (DPM).

Tasks of the DPM

The DPM is tasked with monitoring compliance with the UK GDPR and other data protection laws, our data protection policies, awareness-raising, training, and audits.

The DPM will provide advice and information on the D&WRFU and member clubs data protection obligations.

To carry out the Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) on behalf of the D&WRFU, and to monitor the process.

The DPM will act as a contact point for the Information Commissions Office (ICO). They co-operate with the ICO, including during prior consultations under Article 36, and will consult on any other matter.

When performing their tasks, the DPM has due regard to the risk associated with processing operations, and takes into account the nature, scope, context and purposes of processing.


The DPM will submit a monthly report to the Chair of the Governance Section, detailing their actions during the previous month.

Other Information

The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a programme of Continuing Professional Development.

Dorset & Wilts RFU branded clothing will be supplied subject to the availability of a suitable budget, which will be linked to the length of service as a volunteer within the union. Details to be confirmed later.

The successful candidate will receive no remuneration associated with  their duties, other than payment of any authorised expenses.

The successful candidate will be vetted as per any regulations in force for that role at that moment in time before the candidate is permitted to commence their new role.

To register your interest, please email

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By GeraldBurden / Editor, bbp_participant, s2member_level1 on May 26, 2021