Director of Global Data Protection Role

Director of Global Data Protection Role
  • £120,000 - £130,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • City of London, London, England City of London London GBR EC2N 1DW
Job Ref: JWJ921942072
Sector (PP or In-house): Private Practice
Practice Area: IP/IT/Outsourcing
Date Added: 12 January 2022

Director of Global Data Protection Role with an Elite International Firm

I am working with an elite law firm to find them a Director of Global Data Protection based within their London office.

The Global Data Protection Director (GDPD) will lead the Firm's efforts to ensure that the Firm has and maintains a comprehensive approach to data privacy and that the Firm and our business functions comply with requirements under the GDPR and other similar laws in the jurisdictions in which it operates. They will inform and advise on the Firm's data privacy and protection obligations, the formulation and implementation of such policies and initiatives as are necessary to satisfy those obligations, assist cross functional teams on client and internally led initiatives that involve personal data, provide advice regarding data protection impact assessments, the implementation of privacy by design and default principles and act as a contact point for data subjects and the supervisory authorities. The GDPD is also responsible for staff training The GDPD will work closely with the European DPO based in London (who will remain primarily responsible for GDPR compliance)

This unique opportunity would suit someone with:

  • Significant experience (15+) as a partner or counsel in private practice at an established international firm (or similar in house experience) specializing in EU and global privacy laws, including drafting of privacy policies, procedures, data processing contracts and all forms of related documentation
  • Significant experience advising clients on the practical implementation of privacy programmes

This role offers an extremely attractive salary. To be considered, please get in touch with Jennifer Wellspeak

0203 909 5176 or email your CV to

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Chadwick Nott
11/02/2022 09:45:17
GBP 120000 130000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Jennifer Wellspeak

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