Legal Counsel, Data Privacy

  • Job category
  • Job level
  • Contract type
    Permanent, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$10000 - S$15000

Job Description

The Offer

  • Great opportunity within a fast-growing technology company
  • Work alongside a global team of self-starters
  • Attractive salary & benefits

The Employer

Our client is a one-stop solution for online transactions. By providing a scalable transactional and analytical database, thousands of companies around the world have adopted this technology to help them scale their businesses.

The Job

You will be responsible for :

  • Supporting the company's global businesses especially cloud service in respect of data privacy and other relevant areas of law, including data protection, privacy, anti-spam, and employment law, etc.
  • Advising, drafting, and negotiating data privacy and security clauses in contracts and preparing data processing agreements, modifying data privacy template clauses with users, clients, suppliers, and partners.
  • Advising the company's businesses on privacy matters related to new and existing products, projects and business initiatives.
  • Developing and implementing privacy policies and terms of use, as well as policies and procedures to mitigate privacy and security risks.
  • Ensuring standardization and alignment on data privacy matters.
  • Instructing external law firms and external counsel as required.
  • Managing investigations, law enforcement and data subject rights requests that may arise.

The Profile

  • You have a Bachelor of Laws degree with at least 5 years of post-qualification experience and qualified to practise law in a jurisdiction, preferably in the U.S. the EU, or Japan.
  • You have a background in data protection/ privacy law with reputable law firms or as an in-house counsel, ideally with cloud service, internet or tech companies and a passion for technology, data governance and data privacy.
  • You possess knowledge and familiarity with the GDPR, CCPA and other data protection laws and regulations.
  • You ideally have experience in fast-paced, entrepreneurial, startup/technology environments
  • You are self-motivated, highly-driven and pragmatic
  • You possess strong influencing and interpersonal skills.
  • You have the ability to effectively, and efficiently communicate complex legal concepts to internal stakeholders.

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Closing on 03 Mar 2021

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