Senior Counsel – Privacy

Expertise:

Location:

Expertise:

Location:

Privacy

SF Bay Area or Remote (U.S)

Privacy

SF Bay Area or Remote (U.S)

Our client, a pre-public consumer facing on-line platform headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, has exclusively retained Solutus to assist in the hiring of a Senior Counsel-Privacy to join the legal team. This is a REMOTE opportunity with a slight preference for local candidates.

This attorney will report directly to the General Counsel and will be one of three in the legal department. S/he/they will have responsibility for managing the privacy matters in the organization. This role will also provide the opportunity to work on other commercial and IP matters if so desired

The successful candidate will have 4+ years of experience providing counsel on data privacy matters. Experience working in-house is preferred, but our client will consider strong law firm associates with relevant experience.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Helping to ensure the company complies with applicable law and commitments to customers
  • Provide advice regarding contractual provisions as they pertain to data protection
  • Providing prompt, proactive, practical legal advice cross functionally on the application of privacy and data protection laws
  • Anticipating and identifying legal and regulatory requirements and risks related to data security, data governance, and consumer privacy, and proposing effective solutions
  • Analyzing existing and new legislative and regulatory developments to ensure that the company understands and remains compliant with evolving requirements
  • Assist with the development of policies and procedures to comply with applicable privacy and data protection laws

Our client’s culture is highly collegial and supportive. The executives seek an attorney who will bring a positive and enthusiastic attitude with a desire to learn and add value.  This is a fantastic opportunity to take on interesting work, build out the privacy function and craft policy. Compensation is competitive and includes equity.

Solutus has been selected as the exclusive representative for this search.

Interested candidates may contact us at search@solutuslegal.com  for consideration. Candidates applying directly to the company will be redirected to Solutus for consideration.

 

 

 

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