Senior Data Protection Counsel

£80000 - £100000 per annum

I am currently working with one of the worlds largest international Media/telecommunications company.

An exciting technology firm requires a Data Protection Lawyer to support their in-house privacy function close alongside the Heads of Legal, Fellow Legal Counsel and Key Business stakeholder on all relevant issues.

Location: City of London

Salary: £80-100k (dependent on experience)

This in-house opportunity, is to be the Data Protection Lawyer at an organisation that operates in over 10 countries across Europe. You shall be the Data Protection specialist that supports both compliance and risk teams as well as supporting other departments and delivering training when required.

A day in the life of the chosen Data Protection Lawyer…

  • Take ownership of legal advice on Privacy and data protection matters across the association.
  • Develop standards and practices for the business functional area, advising and motivating other lawyers within the department.
  • Conduct Privacy Impact Assessment and draft policies with regulators, customers and other stakeholders.
  • Identify risks within Data Privacy and provide solutions to manage them.
  • Manage data incidents and breaches in coordination with the firm's key players.
  • Communicate and work closely with Senior Stakeholders.

What they are seeking..

  • Someone that is legally qualified with 4 years PQE in advising on Data Protection matters.
  • Experience working closely with the GDPR strategy.
  • The ability to work collaboratively and influence colleagues across the business.
  • Someone that has a consumer facing background with in-house experience.

If you would like to know more about the role, please apply with your updated CV and we can arrange a call if you have the right experience.

Otherwise, if you know of anyone in your professional network that is looking for a new privacy role you can put us in contact.


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