Head of Privacy EMEA - Social Networking Company - Dublin

  • Location

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Contact:

    Hamish Richmond

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Currently working with a leading social networking company who are actively looking to hire an experienced legal professional to join their legal team in Dublin.


  • Lead data protection and privacy compliance for in EMEA
  • Provide marketing, HR, security, product, sales and other business teams with legal advice on data protection laws and regulations
  • Assess and review new product features and ensure they are in compliance with GDPR
  • Advise on data protection issues within commercial contracts
  • Monitor and respond to developments in data protection and information security law and regulation
  • Draft privacy and data protection policies
  • Advise on international data transfers


  • Qualified lawyer and admitted to practice in at least one EU jurisdiction
  • Minimum of 10 years' post qualification experience in data privacy at top law firm or in-house team (some in house experience preferred)
  • Experience advising clients on risk assessment and mitigation across digital products
  • Experience working with internet, technology companies or online advertising

For more information, please contact Hamish at hamishrichmond@taylorroot.com.

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