Senior Legal Counsel - Data Privacy - Giant Technology Company

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    HK$130000 - HK$160000 per month

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    133643_1586225356

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-07

Your New Company

Our client is a giant multinational technology conglomerate with strong presence around the world. They are one of the world's largest and most valuable technology companies, providing a full range of services including social networks, mobile games, internet services and music. Due to continuous expansion of the business, our client is looking for a seasoned data privacy lawyer to join their very well-established international legal team here in Hong Kong.

Your New Role

You would be responsible for providing privacy tech specialist legal advice and subject matter resources required to support the business. You would also be advising on compliance across all aspects of global privacy law and regulation, including data protection, data security and data breach rules. Additionally, you would be assisting the business in developing and implementing program to facilitate compliance with international data privacy and personal information collection rules, regulations and standards, including the GDPR, as well as managing outside counsel for all privacy law project.

What you will need to succeed

The ideal candidate must be Hong Kong or Common law qualified with 7+ years PQE with solid experience dealing with data privacy matters. He/she must have gained experience in Magic Circle & top-tier international law firm(s) with strong command in Chinese and English. Prior in-house commercial experience is preferred but not mandatory

What you will get in return

This is an excellent opportunity for mid level lawyer to move his/her first move in-house. The client offers attractive salary package with guaranteed bonus for the right candidate.

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