Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by A+E Networks to conduct a search for a Privacy Counsel to be located in its New York, NY headquarters. A+E Networks is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please submit your resume (in M.S. Word) to the recruiters managing this search at [email protected] or the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to A+E Networks will be routed back to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: A+E Networks believes that storytelling uncovers the human in humanity, the hero in heroism, and the ordinary in the extraordinary. Stories remind us that people are more similar than different; stories honor the diversity and commonality of the human experience. Storytelling is how A+E Networks shares its meaning and purpose. The Company focuses on connecting, cultivating, and celebrating the diverse family of award-winning content creators, giving them everything they need to be the bravest storytellers.
Position Overview: Reporting to the V.P. - Privacy and Compliance Counsel, the Privacy Counsel will provide compliance and transactional support on data privacy and security matters across all A+E Networks’ business divisions, including Technology, Engineering, Operations, Digital, Distribution, Research, Advertising, Marketing, H.R., and Finance.
Experience: Minimum of 5 years of legal experience, with preference given to prior experience in the entertainment and/or technology fields.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus, commensurate with experience.
Location: New York, New York, with the understanding that the ideal candidate will be allowed to telecommute until at least Summer 2021.
About A+E Networks
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.