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In-House Data Protection Counsel – FTSE 50 Business

Last updated on 02/12/2019

Sector: Financial Services
Reference: 4718MD
Location: Nottingham or London
Posted: 02/12/2019

Description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a data protection lawyer to support this household name business advising the UK business and providing central support to the EMEA business

 

As a member of the regulatory team, you will be responsible for ensuring compliance with the relevant legislative requirements and changes in the UK and Ireland.

 

The Role:

 

  • Keeping up to date with changes in regulation and advising the business appropriately
  • Identifying and advising on data protection risks and regulatory requirements
  • Ensuring compliance throughout sales processes, product launches, suppliers of outsourced services
  • Verifying compliance issues regarding new and existing business practices, corporate governance and data protection risk management
  • Supporting the team re FCA related contractual matters (direct debit rules etc)

 

Requirements:

 

Preferably you will have strong academics, robust data protection experience within a commercial environment and be prepared to be fully immersed in a challenging role.  You must possess good communication skills and be able to provide succinct, straightforward explanations of regulatory matters, along with clear reporting and helpful advice on compliance and data protection issues across the business.

 

Package:

 

An excellent salary package is on offer including:

 

  • A very competitive base
  • Car scheme
  • Bonus
  • Generous pension
  • Medical and other flexible benefits.

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this In-House Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, to william.barton@mckenziedouglas.co.uk. If this Legal Counsel role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar Legal Counsel positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch with Will on 01539 446666.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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