Global Privacy Counsel - Multinational Sports Brand, Germany

Global Privacy Counsel - Multinational Sports Brand, Germany

Job Title: Global Privacy Counsel - Multinational Sports Brand, Germany
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Germany, Germany
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: GPC301118_1543575775
Contact Name: Nathan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 30, 2018 11:02

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to join one of the World's Leading Sports Brands as a Global Privacy Counsel based in Central Germany.

You will be joining a Global team of Privacy pros providing advice on a Global scale for legal privacy matters & supporting the business with a range of projects involving the processing of personal data, implementation of Global Privacy Policy and promoting a 'pro-privacy' culture throughout the firm across international jurisdictions.


*Advising & consulting on various business projects involving personal data with an emphasis in the consumer area;
*Draft and review processes, privacy notices and consent statements to reflect privacy obligations by working closely with appropriate business stakeholders;
*Draft and negotiate data protection agreements (controller-controller; controller-processor);
*Support and respond to consumer privacy queries and complaints;
*Research and stay knowledgeable of latest privacy legal developments from courts, regulators, and industry bodies;
*Embrace accountability for privacy through standardized and reusable privacy advice and conversion into demonstrable evidence;
*Working alongside the Director of Global Consumer Privacy implementing various privacy initiatives to advance organizational compliance with the Global Privacy Management Policy;
*Contributing to the strategy of achieving robust consumer privacy;
*Support in the driving of an ethics and compliance culture; and
*Support in the implementation of initiatives and efficient processes, in close co-ordination with other legal and assurance functions.

*Strong knowledge of privacy law (particularly German BDSG, and GDPR), privacy principles, and privacy compliance frameworks
*Language requirements (verbal and written): English (Business Fluent) and German (Business Fluent). Other language skills a bonus
*Experience across digital commerce/technology a plus
*Creative thinker with great attention to detail, and ability to innovate and collaborate
*Enthusiastic, resourceful, and represents the value of integrity

*Law degree and bar qualification
*2+ years in privacy law (or 4+ years in IT and/or TMT law)
*Experience in advising on digital marketing matters a plus
*Previous experience with multinational companies selling consumer goods a plus
*Previous experience in a consumer-led privacy environment a plus

If this opportunity sounds of interest and you would like to be considered, please do not hesitate to apply to this advertisement or get in touch with Nathan Wilson direct at Lawrence Harvey to arrange a confidential conversation - Data Privacy Recruitment Specialist.

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Direct Line - 02039295885

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