Deloitte Senior Consultant/Specialist, Office of Confidentiality & Privacy in Phoenix, Arizona

Confidentiality and Privacy / Risk Management

This position will support operational processes of the Deloitte U.S. Firms Office of Confidentiality and Privacy. The Office of Confidentiality and Privacy is part of the Risk and Regulatory Affairs organization within Deloitte LLP. Key responsibilities of this position are to safeguard Deloitte and client confidential information to protect, preserve, and enhance our reputation while fostering a positive culture for our employees.

Location any U.S. Deloitte office


  • Bachelor Degree

  • Related experience reviewing privacy impact assessments or other risk assessments

  • Related certifications CIPP, CIPM, CIPT, CISA, or CISSP

Work Experience

  • At least 3 years of relevant experience (e.g., privacy impact assessments, risk assessments, data privacy, or system auditing)

Work you ll do

Key responsibilities of this position are working as a liaison between the business and technology teams to review privacy and confidentiality risk associated with planned technologies.


Review Privacy Impact Assessment: Upon receipt, review the assessment responses that explain how personally identifiable information (PII) will be protected within the new or updated Deloitte or vendor system. Leveraging the training and ongoing support that will be provided, conduct the following key tasks:

  • Identify insufficient responses: Locate responses that do not align with Deloitte policies or standards. Learn how to identify privacy risk and related mitigations.

  • Consult with submitter or interviewee: Communicate residual risks or gaps with the submitter of the assessment. Request the submitter to strengthen the privacy controls and/or documentation. Collaborate with various teams during this process (e.g., Information Security, business representatives, Office of General Counsel).

  • Determine appropriate next steps: Approve or decline the assessment, and escalate issues as needed.

Conduct Confidentiality Assessment: Learn how to conduct a verbal confidentiality assessment to understand how Confidential Information (CI) will be protected within the new or updated Deloitte or vendor system or Deloitte process.

  • Identify risk: Observe demonstrations of new or updated technologies to locate areas of privacy and confidentiality risk.

  • Consult with project team and business leadership: Communicate risks or gaps with the project team and business leaders. Request the project team to explain how risk can be mitigated prior to deployment.

  • Determine appropriate next steps: Collaborate between business leaders and project team to determine whether changes will be made or whether alternative solutions are viable.

Technical capabilities:

  • Technical aptitude and willingness to learn

Operational Support:

  • Ability to work as a self-starter; ability to track and resolve reviews within your own portfolio and escalate to leadership as necessary

  • Ability to remain responsive while tackling new and high-risk reviews

  • Ability to identify process improvements to overall process

Assist with other team initiatives:

  • Assist in various projects related to mitigating privacy and confidentiality risk for the firm. For example, assessing confidentiality and privacy risk with third parties, new technologies in the marketplace, assessing and helping to deploy new technology safeguards.

Category: Risk Management

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