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Legal Counsel- Data Protection

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £competitive
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 159870
  • Sector: Asset management/Funds , Banking
Job Description

A highly respected financial services institution is seeking a lawyer with very strong experience in the data protection space for a key role within the team. Reporting into the head of the team this role will be extremely wide ranging and will involve working closely with business areas across the entire organisation. 

Your responsibilities will include providing support to the entire business on all data privacy matters including current and proposed cyber, intelligence and threat programmes, identity protection projects and outsourcing and procurement transactions as well as corporate acquisitions and disposals. Although this role has a data privacy focus you will gain exposure to all areas of the organisation and get involved in a variety of projects.

The client is open to the level of candidate and will consider qualified lawyers with a minimum of 2 years PQE with strong data privacy or data protection experience. It is a strong preference that candidates have experience in financial services and a solid knowledge of contract/commercial, IT or outsourcing law is highly preferable. Communication is key as you will be working with senior stakeholders across the business. This is an excellent opportunity and will provide a superb name on the CV as well as career progression opportunities.

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