Data protection lawyer 2-4 PQE

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Oct 2016
Ref
CMS-DPL-VUK
Contact
Connor Simms
Experience / PQE
PQE 1 - 3 years, PQE 3 - 6 years
Contract Type
Permanent
A global transactions company is looking for a Data Protection Lawyer to join their newly formed team based in their London head office. The role will sit within the commercial team and report into the Senior Data Protection Lawyer.

The team is relatively small and therefore the business are looking for a real team player who will have a real breadth of exposure to a number of projects. The role will provide great opportunity for the individual to progress their career. In-House experience would be desired, however those from private practice will be considered.

The key accountabilities for the role include:
*Responsible for providing high quality data privacy and commercial compliance advice
*Support to Europe's head of Data Privacy as well as colleagues at all levels within the business regarding data privacy legislation and initiatives.
*Project work - advising on specific projects and assignments to ensure overall legal guidance is given to business, including ensuring others are involved where legal specialism is required.
*To work closely with the regulatory team to develop appropriate positions in relation to new regulatory and legislative initiatives; particularly the GDPR
*Manage identified areas of law and be a proactive subject matter expert in Data Privacy reviewing externally published materials to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and legislation.

Should this be a role of interest to you please apply via the portal or apply directly to connors@dmjlegal.com.