Data Protection Counsel

Job Title: Data Protection Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 08_300819
Contact Name: Johnny Hui
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 30, 2019 11:45

Job Description


  • Maintaining compliance with GDPR and other data protection laws
  • Implement the overall compliance policy on an APAC level
  • Establish and monitor remediation action plan for non-compliances identified during the Data Privacy and Security Gap Assessment
  • Ensure compliance with all internal privacy policies as well with any new data protection laws
  • Responsible for relations with supervisory authority
  • Set up Data Privacy Governance network i.e. local Privacy Representative in markets
  • Advise on all matters concerning the processing of personal data; advise on how personal data should be used, issue recommendations, suggest alternative solutions 
  • Identify which data processing require a DPIA and participate in carrying out those assessments; sign off on the findings of the DPIA


  • Data Privacy/ TMT/ IP experience is a MUST, with Data Privacy diploma or certificate in Compliance will be a plus
  • Able to work independently
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese