Data Protection & Privacy, 1-2 PQE

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Liam Flaherty

  • Job ref:

    PR/203061_1636988088

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-15

The role will have the following core focus:

  • Data protection / privacy advisory and compliance work for clients across all sectors, including TMT, CG&R, FinTech, Healthcare and others.
  • Working as part of our top-ranked global privacy team on stand-alone data projects for global clients on strategic issues for the business.
  • Working with commercial and technology teams on data and privacy issues relating to complex technology and other transactions
  • Working with our corporate teams on data and privacy issues arising in significant M&A, JV and other corporate transactions.
  • Data breach and ICO investigation experience is helpful, but not essential.
  • Being an active part in local and regional practice and industry group activities and local, regional and global business and client development initiatives.

The ideal candidate should be 1 - 2 years PQE with a strong academic track record, and have obtained experience in some or all of the following:

  • Experience advising clients on a range of privacy / data protection matters, ideally in a leading UK or international law firm. Experience gained in-house within an industry-leading organisation would also be beneficial (though not essential)
  • Experience working on and co-ordinating large-scale privacy compliance projects, audits and assessments
  • Drafting and negotiating data processing agreements and other privacy-related contractual documents
  • Drafting data protection compliance policies and procedures, privacy notices/policies and cookies notices/policies
  • Advising on international data transfers
  • Supporting with DSARs and other data subject requests, and data subject complaints
  • Advising on direct marketing and cookie compliance
  • Advising on privacy compliance in the context of AI, adtech and connected devices / Internet of Things
  • Assisting with cyber incident response and breach notification requirements

The position will be based in London. For further information about this position please apply.

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