Legal Counsel - Privacy

Location: Manchester
Experience: 2-4 Years, 5-7 Years, 8 Years +
Specialism: Commercial/IP
Date Posted: March 04, 2021
Job ID: 2174
Employment Type: Permanent
This Manchester based innovative tech-led retailer is seeking a Solicitor with specific responsibility for data privacy and associated matters at the company. 

The company has grown significantly in recent years and, with further expansion plans afoot, your work will often incorporate privacy work which is international in scope. 

You will form part of a small legal and regulatory function, reporting to a head of legal and DPO. You will be the main person responsible for privacy matters within legal in the business, and will interface with stakeholders across the business in this regard. 

This is an exciting place to be - a company which is constantly innovating and will test your ability to adapt at pace with them - it will be a challenging and enjoyable environment for the right person to thrive in. 

Technically able solicitors with data protection experience and a real interest in this area are encouraged to apply, whether from an in-house or private practice background. You are likely to have at least 2 years PQE however please make contact if you love the sound of this company and work, and don't quite fit this brief. 

There will be a certain amount of more general commercial contracts and associated work that you would expect to come across in an in-house legal team, however the bulk of work will be DP led. 

Please contact Adam Zdravkovic at Think Legal for a confidential chat about this opportunity. 

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