Join our team
The TELUS Data & Trust Office provides world-class, innovative privacy solutions to TELUS. We partner with teams across the organization to advance our corporate priorities, support innovation and ultimately deliver on our promise to safeguard our customer’s privacy and to earn and maintain their trust.
We see compliance with the law as our starting point and we passionately pursue opportunities to demonstrate respect for our customers and their privacy through transparent, robust, and ethical privacy practices.
Our team takes pride in earning a reputation for being innovative thought-leaders, strategic business partners and subject-
matter experts in privacy and data governance.
Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together
As a Privacy Escalations Advisor you’re in great company, working alongside some of the most passionate and innovative privacy specialists in Canada.
Your work will help transform the way TELUS manages data incidents and requests for information as part of our ongoing commitment to putting customers first, safeguarding personal information and protecting privacy in all our business operations.
Execute on TELUS’ privacy strategy to align with or exceed regulatory requirements and customer expectations
Leverage critical thinking to drive creative approaches to resolving issues, and by applying privacy principles for highly complex, ambiguous situations
Implement best practices for complex escalations and incidents to drive continuous privacy process improvements
Conduct quality assurance reviews and post incident reviews to identify, evaluate and provide direction to relevant functional areas to ensure mitigation of risks
Provide reporting trending, track risks and partner with business areas to implement required controls in a timely manner, taking accountability for the results to maintain customers’ trust in TELUS
Complete detailed analysis to identify root causes, assess risks, and drive holistic solutions to resolve highly complex cases and mitigate future scenarios
Provide advanced level reporting to ensure a timely, accurate and valuable assessment of the privacy risk level across the organization
Work with customers and partner with internal stakeholders on complex complaints and requests requiring advanced level in depth investigations, analytics and solutions
Lead, coach and mentor other team members in implementing and applying process improvements
Apply continuous learning mindset to drive everyday innovation, by proactively seeking opportunities to develop and demonstrate thought-leadership
You’re the missing piece of the puzzle
Sought out for your expert ability to handle complex privacy escalations, building and retaining customer loyalty while meeting obligations under Privacy Legislation
Regarded as excellent in dealing with ambiguity and complex concepts, by applying strong critical thinking skills and thought leadership
Recognized for your strong ability to exercise sound judgement in decision making, and execute decisions quickly in order to mitigate risk and protect the TELUS brand
Noted for your ability to bring an integrated perspective to continuous improvement initiatives and problem solving, from design to implementation
Respected for your interpersonal, communication and relationship-building skills across all levels of the organization, alongside your mastery to write reports for internal and external stakeholders
Confident in your knowledge and understanding of TELUS Privacy Policies and applicable privacy legislation
University degree (law, administration, political science, psychology)
Professional accreditation from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), or willing to acquire within 6 months
Fluency in French
Who is TELUS? We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada.
Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses;
and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.
Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected.
Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.
Do you share our passion? At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities. At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.