Interim Privacy Counsel

London Temporary £500 - £600 per day
  • Excellent 12 month Interim Privacy Lawyer role
  • Global Consumer Brand

About Our Client

My client is one of the biggest names in fast moving food & drinks. They are recruiting a Interim Privacy Counsel to support on all areas of privacy with a specific emphasis on digital marketing. It is a fantastic opportunity to assist a high performing legal team at a major food brand.

Job Description

The successful Interim Privacy Counsel - 12 months will advise the business on privacy matters:

  • Provide expert data protection advice, supporting the business. In all matters, advising the business commercially and pragmatically.

  • Advise key stakeholders on legal issues affecting the business in a commercially savvy way, taking into account the nature of the business, its risk appetite, providing a steer and offering a view

  • Provide sound legal advice to the business related to privacy matters - with emphasis on supporting the digital & marketing teams with relation to data protection matters.

  • Advise on new products and campaigns; providing actionable and practical advice to the business on GDPR compliance.
  • Review & draft DPAs.
  • Conduct and advise on data protection impact assessments, legitimate interest assessments and legal assessments relating to international data transfers.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Interim Privacy Counsel will be a UK qualified solicitor with c5+ years PQE. You will have obtained training at a leading law firm or in-house business.

Other experience relevant:

- expertise in national and European data protection laws and practices and an in-depth understanding of the Data Protection Act 2018, GDPR, Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations and Privacy by Design.

- drafting, reviewing and implementing policies & DPAs.

- ability to lead on DPIAs.

- experience of advising on adtech & digital marketing would be an advantage.

- a CIPP/E, CIPM qualification would be advantageous but is not a requirement*PQE is a guideline

What's on Offer

This is a 12 month role with an excellent day rate inside IR35.

Samantha McGawley
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Phone number
+44 20 7269 2243

Job summary

Data protection
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Samantha McGawley
Consultant phone
+44 20 7269 2243
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