GDPR Data Privacy Solicitor 2+ PQE

Job Reference: BBBH543A

Salary: €65000 - €80000 per annum

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Job Description

About the Firm

A highly regarded, solutions driven Dublin law firm is looking to recruit an ambitious Solicitor with a mix of data protection (GDPR) advisory and commercial contracts / corporate exposure.

Quality of Work

This role offers a consistent stream of high quality instruction from an interesting mix of clients including major Irish and international corporates, financial institutions, large institutional and private investors, technology companies and start-ups.

Location

This firm is located centrally in Dublin and is accessible via a number of public transport options.

Technical Requirements

The ideal applicant will have the capacity to work with autonomy and can provide guidance and support to others whilst adding to the firm’s advisory remit by bringing expertise in data privacy and specifically the upcoming general data protection regulation.

The initial remit of this role will focus on advisory issues arising from the GDPR with the medium to long term scope of responsibilities branching into related areas of contract law, corporate law and Information technology law, all of which are housed within the same department.

Key responsibilities:

  • Advising clients on all compliance issues arising from the GDPR.
  • Preparing briefings for clients relating to data compliance and building a profile as a market leader and subject matter expert.
  • Advising generally on corporate or commercial law transactions with further scope to advise on technology agreements, IP licensing, E-Commerce, Fintech and all related regulations.

Personal Requirements

This role will ideally suit an ambitious Solicitor with at least 3 years’ experience primarily within data protection law and ideally with some exposure to the broader advisory areas identified.

Due to new clients and new work streams this department is at the beginning of a growth period and it is an ideal time to join if career progression is a priority for you. You will gain immediate exposure to high quality work in a collegiate and friendly work atmosphere.

Candidates requirements:

  • Excellent technical and drafting skills, with a commitment to quality.
  • Excellent analytical skills and commercial judgement.
  • To be highly organised and efficient with an ability to manage multiple priorities and ensure deadlines are consistently met.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and team skills.
  • Ambitious and driven.

How to Apply

Amicus Search & Recruitment manage a strict data protection policy ensuring your information and all forms of communication are held in confidence.

For an initial conversation along with a detailed brief of the above position please contact our Legal Recruitment Director, Robert Connolly on 01 531 2424 or apply directly below.

What we do

We recruit within the Dublin & London market from Equity / Fixed Equity & Salaried Partner level to Newly Qualified for leading Law firms, financial institutions and any other commercial entity that requires an internal legal function.

We provide advice and direction to job seekers and have detailed benchmarks for salary and benefits across the legal industry.

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