Privacy Officer - EMEA

Location: London
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 371971
Practice Area: Legal Inhouse - Commerce

Key responsibilities:

Working in the organisation's privacy office to ensure compliance with European privacy and data protection laws, focused primarily on international legal and regulatory compliance requirements.
He/she will be part of a growing privacy office supporting various businesses. This person will deputize and report directly to the Global Chief Privacy Officer.
The person for this position will work closely with various business stakeholders, as well as legal and compliance professionals supporting the businesses.
The ideal candidate will have a high level of initiative to interact with multiple teams to collaborate effectively, to ensure effective rollout of privacy requirements.

·5-10 years of general post-qualification experience, including at least 3 years of significant international privacy related experience in a leading international law firm and/or comparable multi-national in-house senior position. 
·CIPP certification strongly recommended.
·Strong regulatory and legislative knowledge and skills.
·Commercially minded with excellent interpersonal skills and experience working with colleagues across non-legal/compliance disciplines
·Business travels to be expected.

Possible location for this opportunity: London, Luxembourg