Regulatory Counsel

Regulatory Counsel

Job Title: Regulatory Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 19833_1582047601
Contact Name: Liam Walpole
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2020 17:40

Job Description

Privacy & Regulatory Counsel

This is a regulatory role in a financial services company at the forefront of the sector
The salary for this role is up to £85,000 plus bonus and pension. It is a relaxed working environment with the potential for flexible working

What will I be doing?

As a Privacy & Regulatory Counsel, you will be working on high-importance compliance matters including:

- Drafting and advising on complex data protection-related documentation such as data processing agreements and data transfer agreements, data protection policies and privacy impact assessments;

- Lead on the privacy aspects for third party negotiations;

- Work closely with the General Counsel to develop and embed the GDPR compliance programme.

Who will I be working with?

This will be a team of 4 - all qualified Solicitors. You will report directly into the General Counsel.

What is the company like?

The business is actively recruiting a General Counsel currently as they look to kick-start their legal function. This provides an exciting opportunity to be a part of a developing function which is integral to the business' growth.

What experience do I need?

Ideally, you would:

- Have 3-6 years' PQE (approximate guideline) (Including SA, Aus and NZ qualified)
- Data privacy experience will be crucial for this role, as will be an appetite to assist the business in other regulatory areas - including payments regs - and some commercial contracts.

Application Process:

My client is accepting applications until the 28th of February. A shortlist will be presented with interviews starting the week commencing 9th February.

If this sounds like something you could be interested in; drop me an email and I will send you a copy of the job description:

You can find me on LinkedIn:
or give me a call on 020 3058 8006 .