Data Protection Solicitor

BCL Legal
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£45000 - £65000 per annum
03 May 2019
30 May 2019
Sam Vincent
Job Title
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Protection Solicitor

A major international firm is currently seeking a Data Protection Solicitor to join its well placed office in Manchester.

The Firm & The Team
- One of the world's largest firms with offices worldwide
- Handle extremely complex international matters from Manchester
- Working with FTSE 100 clients

The Role
- Opportunity to work as part of an industry leading data protection team across Manchester and Birmingham
- You will focus on complex data protection issues
- Delivery of data projects for clients including advice on data and privacy matters to new and existing clients, such as compliance programs and GDPR implementation support amongst others
- Assisting with data protection in a contractual/transactional context for example cloud procurements and other similar matters in a contractual context
- Assisting with business development activities in order to win new clients and to win data work from existing clients
- A proportion of time will be spent on drafting and negotiation; this may include an element of IT drafting more generally, but with the focus being primarily on data protection and privacy work.

The Candidate
- 1+ PQE qualified Solicitor in England and Wales
- Data Privacy experience is desirable
- Strong academics with an ambition to handle complex international work

The Benefits
- Premium Salaries - Above top tier firms plus a bonus scheme
- Flexible working, allowing for a reduced working week if required
- 24 days holidays to begin with increasing to 30 days
- Season Ticket Loans and various insurance policies

If you're interested in this Data Protection Solicitor role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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