Abbott Data Privacy Specialist Digital Systems (m/f) in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has more than 3,000 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. Alere in Cologne and Jena is now Abbott.

Abbott Diabetes Care (ADC) as one of the largest Abbott business areas in Germany is looking for a Data Privacy Specialist Digital Systems (m/f), based in Wiesbaden. The position holder supports the commercial activities (e.g. e-Commerce, Customer Service, Marketing and Sales) of Abbott in Germany for compliance with applicable data privacy regulations as regards the processing of personal B2C and B2B data.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Continuous monitoring of:

  • all processes in e-Commerce (WebShop), Customer Service, Marketing and Sales for compliance with applicable data privacy regulations

  • relevant national, international as well as company internal regulations

  • Privacy Notices and Privacy Policies as well as consent and opt-in management

  • Surveillance and approval of the company’s activities addressing the personal (customer) rights under the EU General Data Protection Regulation

  • Preparing guidance and standard procedures ensuring Abbott responses properly to personal customer rights requests

  • Preparation of Records of Processing and other relevant documents to ensure Abbott’s accountability

  • Liaise with external partners that process data on behalf of Abbott ensuring they comply with applicable data privacy regulations

  • Works closely with the Data Protection Officer, Commercial Operations as well as IT System Architecture


  • Several years’ experience in digital systems in commercial operations, preferably in the Health Care Industry

  • Good understanding of and interest for legal context and education

  • Basic data privacy education

  • Fluent in German and English

  • High level of own initiative

  • Willingness to learn much and fast

  • Settled personality with ability for autonomous performance

  • Well developed analytical thinking

  • Experienced in document management

  • Travel up to 5 %

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

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