Compliance manager

The company

The Lead Agency is a fast-growing technology business with 15 years’ experience in lead generation and customer acquisition. We are a trusted growth partner to some of the world’s biggest and most ambitious organisations.

We connect consumers to products and services that fulfil their needs, help organisations to find and acquire new customers and enable publishers to monetise their audiences.

We are a thriving company with over 100+ specialists located across our Liverpool HQ, London and New York offices.

The Lead Agency is made up of talented, creative and determined people.  We seek ambitious forward thinkers who are equally passionate and driven for career success.

The job

This important role has been created for an experienced compliance professional who will demonstrate extensive knowledge, common sense and authority. The ideal candidate will be able to work well with others to champion and maintain exceptional data protection standards.

This is a senior position carrying a market-competitive salary. It represents a great opportunity for someone to challenge themselves within an exciting enterprise.

The responsibilities

  • Leading the company’s GDPR programme
  • Acting as the DPO in line with GDPR
  • Ensuring data protection is a priority and embedded in the culture of the company
  • Being the company authority on compliance matters
  • Liaising with different departments and senior management
  • Representing the company to external clients on compliance matters

The skills

  • DPA and PECR compliance and monitoring experience
  • Knowledge of the proposed GDPR regulation
  • Experience of multiple stakeholder management
  • Experience of presenting to all levels
  • Ability to perform well in a highly dynamic, rapidly changing environment
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills
  • FCA compliance and monitoring experience desirable
  • Knowledge of automotive industry is desirable but not essential
  • Knowledge of international regulatory environment, or the ability to interpret different countries’ regulations and advise what this means to the business
  • Knowledge of ISO certification desirable
  • Experience of digital marketing and/or contact centre environment an advantage

The culture

The Lead Agency is a fast-moving and creative company that believes that if something is worth doing, it’s worth doing right.

We value ambition and persistence, and we encourage each other to drive progress through continual improvement and innovation. We’re working on exciting projects with the potential to transform our industry and allow us to expand both in the UK and internationally.

Our headquarters offer one of Liverpool’s best locations to work in – a bright, open plan office on the 13th floor of the Unity Building, offering spectacular panoramic views of our city.

Balance is important to us, which is why we offer flexible working hours, free personal training and squash games, subsidised gym membership… and a free office bar every Friday! In addition, we have regular nights out and charity events throughout the calendar.

The application

The Lead Agency appreciates the time you’ve taken to consider the details and we welcome your application.

To begin your application please send your CV or LinkedIn profile to or call +44 (0)151 221 9889 to discuss the role.

Alternatively, apply below.