Digital Data & Legal Control Lead - global digital payments

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

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  • Contact:

    Elliot Cox

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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A global banking and digital payments company are seeking a Digital Data & Legal Control Lead

This global company are looking to build their next generation of online banking services and to move away from the old ways of the past to a new micro services platform. To do this they need those to help identify key legal and data privacy risks and support the digital product and delivery teams. This is a role of great importance to the company.

What they would like you to do:

  • Work with Legal colleagues to identify key legal and data privacy risks which are relevant to Digital, e.g. data privacy breach, intellectual property ownership and licensing, contractual risk
  • Support the digital product owners as part of the digital delivery teams, to aid their ability to develop, maintain and enhance risk and compliance controls that support Digital business objectives within the risk appetite
  • Work closely with digital product risk managers, sourcing specialized Legal and Data Privacy advice from internal Legal teams where required for each digital project
  • Maintain and/or develop subject matter expertise in the area of digital innovation and subsequent emerging legal and data privacy risk (including internet and mobile banking)
  • This role involves interaction with a variety of company departments across the globe in order to deliver comprehensive customer-centric solutions
  • Educate staff on risks and liaising with external stakeholders and regulators
  • Identify key thematic emerging legal and data privacy risks, highlight how the corresponding risk and control management strategy should change accordingly
  • Developing and maintaining productive relationships with team members and stakeholders who are widespread geographically and functionally

What they would like you to have:

  • Strong knowledge of legal and data privacy legislation in Europe, Asia and the Americas;
  • Relevant legal or data privacy qualifications preferred (e.g. law degree, IAPP/CIPP etc.);
  • Relevant work history with Legal and Data Privacy Risk management and or Legal/Data Privacy background;
  • Understanding of the way that data is used, processed and manipulated in technical environments and the ability to translate that for a non-technical audience

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.