Legal Counsel - TMT (Data Privacy) - Global Fintech Giant

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    SKW1007_1583821144

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-15

  • Consultant:

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Your New Company

Our client is one of the highest valued Fintech companies in the world backed by a giant multinational technology company. The client's mobile payments network is one of the largest systems globally. Due to rapid expansion of business, the client is looking for a Data Privacy Counsel to join their established team in Hong Kong.

Your New Role

Reporting to the Legal Director, you would be involved in ensuring compliance with the PDPO and GDPR, and other relevant data protection laws. You would be implementing and managing compliance with Group's data privacy policies, and ensuring compliance across all countries in which the business operates. You would be informing and advising the business of its obligations and risks under relevant DP laws, and implementing and development internal policies in relation to data protection.

What you will need to succeed

The ideal candidate must be Hong Kong or Common law qualified with solid experience in data privacy. He/she must have gained experience in Magic Circle & top-tier international law firm(s) with strong command in Chinese and English. The client is open to PQE level. Prior in-house commercial experience is preferred but not mandatory

What you will get in return

This is an excellent opportunity for lawyers to be part of a well-establised fintech platform. The client offers attractive salary package with guaranteed bonus for the right candidate.

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