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Interim Data Protection Legal Counsel

Interim Data Protection Legal Counsel

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Location:
Surrey
Salary:
Negotiable
Sector:
In House
Posted:
Contract Type:
Temporary role
Reference Number:
MH/55172A

Description

A household name and global leader in their consumer electronics field, based in Chertsey, Surrey, is looking for an interim Data Protection Legal Counsel to provide advice on regulatory/compliance matters with a focus on data protection.

The Data Protection/Regulatory/Compliance Counsel will be working within the European team to provide advice on data protection law issues both in the UK and across the rest of Europe.

The principal areas of the Data Protection Legal Counsel role will focus on:
- Advising on applicable data protection issues arising in relation to European projects and initiatives;
- Advising and working on relevant data protection structures to ensure data protection compliance, including engaging in dialogue with company subsidiaries across Europe;
- Assisting with research on legal issues, case law and legislative developments;
- Providing training to the business on compliance matters;
- Assisting with the provision of practical guidance to the business on policies and procedures.

Skills

Candidates should have good academics and have trained at a top tier London or major provincial firm. They need to have a good overall grasp of compliance issues, particularly data protection and ideally have experience of advising global consumer products brands. In-house experience is desirable.

Benefits

You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary and car allowance. On top of this there is a generous pension contribution and flexible benefits allowance.

If you're interested in this Data Protection Legal Counsel role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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