Data Protection Lawyer

England, Greater Manchester, City Of Manchester
14 Apr 2021
12 May 2021
Alison Mckee
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Data Protection
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

A data protection lawyer is required to join one of the North West's fastest growing businesses. With international reach you will be part of the continuing success story. You must have a real passion for data protection and the experience to lead this function for the business.

Reporting to the General Counsel:

The Role:

- Advising on on privacy laws and regulations
- Bespoke privacy advice in relation to IT
- Control of the privacy guideline framework
- Monitoring new developments in the area of privacy
- Advising the business on general commercial matters
- Drafting and negotiating a range of commercial agreements


- A passion for privacy law and the protection of data
- At least 3 years experience in DP and commercial law
- Proactive with great attention to detail
- Strong academics and training with either a large firm or in-house organisation
- The ability to communicate with different levels and professions

The Opportunity:

- Fantastic package
- One of the fastest growing organisations in the North West
- Ownership over the maintenance and development of this highly important area of the legal function
- Great team and culture