Acting as a resource to other departments by providing guidance on regulatory matters

The CPO must be an integral member of the organization’s senior management team so that she or he has the authority to advising the organization head and other department officials on the manner in which privacy considerations and requirements. CPO must oversee the issuing of Privacy Act Statement guidance that provides instructions to personnel on developing Privacy Act Statements required the Privacy Act.

Source :
https://energy.gov/sites/prod
/files/Elements%20of%20a%20Federal%20Privacy%20Program%20v1.0_June2010%20Final.pdf