Commercial and Data Protection Lawyer

  • Location

    Yeovil, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Law Firms, Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vin Murria

  • Contact email:

    trdaxtraadresp@thesrgroup.com

  • Job ref:

    PR/202288_1634651571

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-18

Excellent opportunity for an experienced Commercial and Data Protection Solicitor at a UK-wide retailer in Yeovil.

Our client is one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK and Ireland with over 700 stores and 13,000 employees. Reporting into the Director of Legal, as Commercial and Data Protection Solicitor you will take the lead as privacy specialist within the business.

This is a varied role, covering all legal and compliance aspects relating to personal data. You will be responsible for implementing and managing robust data governance across the business as well as manage and mitigate data protection issues and breaches. You will also advise the business in relation to data protection issues surrounding their marketing campaigns and ensuring that company practice is aligned with their parent company's processes and policies. The role also involves drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and advising on contracting with suppliers.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' PQE specialising in privacy matters with a strong analytical approach and excellent leadership skills.

On offer is a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

If this role is of interest please get in touch ASAP.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.