Data Privacy Counsel, Leading Listed Corporation

Job Title: Data Privacy Counsel, Leading Listed Corporation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: SW 19109_1567068260
Contact Name: Audrey Chang
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2019 16:44

Job Description

A newly created position has arisen to join the Data Privacy / Data Protection Legal team. You will be working closely with the Data Protection Officer / Senior Counsel to ensure that Privacy matters are adhered to - both Hong Kong Personal Data Ordinance (PDPO) and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as well as any other company data privacy policies. This position will have an international focus across a broad range of jurisdictions. Responsibilities will including the ongoing monitoring of adherence to privacy related laws (PDPO/GDPR) and policies, providing advisory to business stakeholders on privacy related matters, liaising with and maintaining strong relationships with the relevant data protection/privacy authorities, and helping to enhance the privacy culture of the organsation. You will have interaction with a broad range of key internal departments including Digital, IT and Human Resources.

The successful candidate will be a 5+ PQE lawyer with hands-on experience advising on data protection/privacy. You will have strong law firm training and also ideally experience of working in-house with leading organisations. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required - this role will involve facing off with and interacting with senior management. IAPP membership is desirable. Experience in dealing with data protection/privacy projects is desirable.

Interested candidates please contact Sonny Wong at for details.