The successful candidate will have experience in the practical application of privacy in a technological context, in particular in advising on all aspects of data protection law relevant to the technical design, implementation and execution of cloud and digital strategies. Additionally the role requires demonstrable experience of fostering a data protection culture, being pragmatic, commercial and being able to escalating risks and issues as appropriate.
To cooperate and assist CPO/DPO as part of the Privacy team in the fulfilment of their responsibilities.
To provide appropriate advice and interpretation of applicable Data Protection law to the CPO/DPO, Privacy and Legal teams.
Drafting and advising on complex data protection-related documentation such as data processing agreements and data transfer agreements, data protection policies and privacy impact assessments, including revision for GDPR and Brexit
Be a key data privacy advisor for Privacy knowledge related to the application of cloud and digital technologies
Provide DPO support for industry forums, regulatory changes
Knowledge & Experience:
Expert in national and European data protection and privacy practices.
Demonstrable experience advising senior management on data privacy matters.
Demonstrable experience advising on the pragmatic impact of privacy on technology including cloud and digital strategies
Demonstrable ability to find practical, pragmatic and creative solutions to Privacy issues.
Demonstrable experience in providing SME input into cross functional projects and programmes.
Good working knowledge of privacy risk assessment models and methodologies..
Good working knowledge and understanding of programme/project risk management.
Qualified lawyer in a common law jurisdiction or a dual qualified lawyer with commercial and data Protection experiences (ideally 2-5 years PQE with in house experience
Being IAPP CIPP/E qualified would be an advantage
Recent experience of advising on the pragmatic impact of privacy on technology including cloud and digital strategies
Recent experience drafting and negotiating data protection provisions into commercial finance and legal documentation.