Lead Privacy Counsel - Global Technology Company, Dublin/London

  • Location

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Hamish Richmond

  • Contact email:

    trdaxtraadresp@thesrgroup.com

  • Job ref:

    HR200_1639058496

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-08

  • Client:

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  • Consultant:

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A global technology company and leading social media platform is looking to hire a Lead Privacy Counsel to join their European Data Protection team in London or Dublin.

The responsibilities of this role include:

  • Supporting the privacy compliance programme, and the continuing development of a privacy governance strategy and compliance framework, policies, and procedures.
  • Advise on new products and features
  • Advising the business on regulatory engagement and investigations regarding data protection matters.
  • Conducting and advising on data protection impact assessments, legitimate interest assessments and legal assessments relating to international data transfers.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Qualified as a lawyer and be admitted to practice in the UK, Ireland or at least one EU jurisdiction.
  • A minimum of 12 years' privacy experience at a top law firm, in house team, or at the bar.
  • Prior experience of working in online advertising and content industries.

If you are interested in this role, or would like to hear more about it, please contact Hamish at hamishrichmond@taylorroot.com.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.