In House Senior Data Privacy Counsel

  • Job Reference: 72629
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Top US
  • Sector: Data Protection, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email: marian@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

Our client is a global law firm consistently ranked among the top firms in the world.

THE ROLE

A Senior Data Privacy Counsel is sought to join the firm's dynamic in house Global Data Privacy Office.

The GDPO collaborates with the Information Governance, Security and Risk Management, and Audit and Advisory departments to ensure Firm use of personal data is compliant with US, EU and Asian data privacy laws, and other data privacy laws applicable to the Firm.

As a Senior Data Privacy Counsel, you will take the lead in managing the firm's data privacy compliance in the UK, EU and US and will be responsible for independently assessing potential risks and developing potential solutions.

In addition, you will provide guidance and advice to key internal stakeholders globally, including internal data protection officers, and will review projects and related data to ensure compliance with local data privacy laws.

ABOUT YOU

A lawyer with experience in UK and/or EU data privacy laws, you will have strong experience in data privacy, a commercial mindset and be able to use judgment and discretion when making decisions.

You will have the ability to undertake and drive forward large, long-term projects, develop alternative methods to complete them, and implement solutions.

In return you will not only be provided with an outstanding job opportunity and welcoming environment, but also a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.