Laatst bewerkt: 14 oktober 2020

Internship Data Protection Analyst

Internship Data Protection Analyst
Would you like to gain work experience at an international organization at the holding level and have an internship under the supervision of data privacy experts at Aegon Corporate Center? Then we might have the perfect opportunity for you, and you will become our new colleague.

Who will be your new colleagues

You will be joining Group Legal Digital & Privacy Office (GLDPO) that operates in and from the holding. The team consists of five members and has dynamic capabilities focussing on data, privacy and legal aspects of data protection. The team is not only responsible for privacy compliance within Corporate Center, moreover, the team works closely with other business units and departments outside The Netherlands to achieve harmonious privacy compliance for Aegon Group as a whole.

The job in a nutshell

Data is in the heart of our business and at the company’s operation. We are looking for a motivated student with interest in data privacy, data protection and information technology trends. As a Data Protection Analyst intern you will contribute to the GLDPO team’s effort in multiple areas from General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) point of view, including:

  • Privacy by design and process optimization (through legal tech design);

  • Building a bridge between legal requirements and business needs;

  • Consulting with (global) stakeholders in different departments;

  • Supporting in (global) regulatory developments;

  • Supporting in data inventory and business document repository management;

  • Supporting in creating privacy awareness.

This is your future internship, because you

  • 3rd or 4th year HBO or WO student in Law, Business Administration, Computer Science or IT/Technology;

  • Marked interest in data privacy, privacy laws and regulations;

  • High level of consulting and communication skills;

  • Problem-solving attitude and analytical skills;

  • Eager to learn, takes initiative and asks questions;

  • Comfortable in international environment with different cultures;

  • Fluency in English, with excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • Academic, volunteering or previous internship experiences in the privacy or related topics are a plus

  • Available for 5 to 6 months for at least 4-5 days a week;

  • Start as soon as possible and latest February 2021.

Important note:
It is required to be enrolled at a university to take part in this internship. Next to that you will need a Dutch BSN-number and Dutch bank account. If you are a non-EU/EER student, you will need a valid residence permit stating that you may work ('arbeid vrij toegestaan'). Applications that do not fulfill this criteria cannot be taken into consideration.

What will you be getting
We offer an inspiring work environment at one of the leading financial institutions in the Netherlands. All this is done in a flexible, dynamic working environment with nice and enthusiastic colleagues. At Aegon, freedom and responsibility are of paramount importance. We think cooperation, performance and good atmosphere are more important than status or hierarchy. This means we value every employee and provide room for your initiatives and personal growth. You will be coached during the internship by the experienced Data Protection Officer and the internship is rewarded with an internship allowance.

Interested? Apply!
Do you have what it takes to become our intern at Aegon Corporate Center, then we look forward to receiving your application and CV via this webpage. For more information, please contact Emily van der Werff at