Lawyer - Data Privacy

GRCI Law is a specialist data protection, privacy, cyber risk and information security legal and compliance consultancy. We offer a wide range of data privacy solutions to a global clientele across multiple sectors.

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced data privacy lawyer to join us as we expand and grow our client base.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in the fast-developing area of data privacy and cyber security. You will need to be flexible, a good team player and able to operate independently in a fast-paced environment. GRCI Law offers excellent prospects for career progression and we support our people to achieve their ambitions and goals.

You will advise GRCI Law clients as well as other businesses within GRC International Group on a wide range of privacy, data protection and data security matters, such as compliance with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), international data transfers, data breaches, e-privacy and marketing. Responsibilities include:

  • Advising on all aspects of the GDPR, including drafting and reviewing data protection contracts, data protection policies, procedures and notices;
  • Assisting and managing privacy compliance framework projects; and
  • Advising on data privacy and cyber security risk management.

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Be a commercially astute, qualified lawyer with experience in commercial contract drafting, privacy law and data protection;
  • Be a solicitor or barrister (qualified to practise law in at least one European jurisdiction) with at least five years’ legal experience at a law firm, in-house or at a data protection authority;
  • Be able to assess legal, practical and business risks quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment, and make sound judgments under tight deadlines;
  • Be able to find practical and creative solutions and provide concise and business-focused legal advice;
  • Have experience advising on, reviewing and drafting a range of commercial contracts;
  • Have excellent problem-solving, written and oral communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Have excellent client relationship management and business development skills.

The following are desirable but not essential:

  • Experience working directly with European data protection authorities.
  • Data protection qualifications.
  • Experience working with mobile application development, social networking, online advertising, machine learning, or other Internet technologies.
  • Knowledge of, or fluency in, other European languages.

To apply, please click the button below and send a CV and covering letter. (No agencies, please.)

Remuneration: Competitive, based on experience
Basis: Full time, permanent
Location: Home based within the UK

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from candidates of any and all backgrounds.

The nature of the role means you are required to undergo security clearance checks.

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