Senior Data Privacy Counsel
Accenture, NY - New York, USA
Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.
JD or equivalent law degree (based on geography) and be an admitted lawyer required.
FIPP/CIPP/CIPM or comparable privacy certification required.
Minimum 7 years of experience in a global data privacy function with EU experience, preferably in a major law firm and/or multinational corporation
Experience and expertise with conducting Privacy by Design reviews.
Data privacy contract drafting, reviewing and negotiating experience.
Prior experience in structuring and providing data privacy legal guidance to business units engaged in providing client facing services, offerings, projects, products or initiatives.
Knowledge of and experience in monitoring privacy trends and developments and translating those into actionable requirements.
Ability to work remotely, be self-organized and self-manage own workload and schedule.
Experience with effectively managing remote resources would be beneficial.
Strong project management and organizational skills would be considered a plus.
Demonstrated command of data privacy, data security and related laws and regulations with a curiosity for learning about new technology.
Proven ability to develop vision, operationalize and implement strategy.
Demonstrated ability to identify, understand and assess trends and developments in data privacy, explain issues in a practical, results focused manner.
Ability to synthesize complex legal data privacy analysis into clear recommendations.
Ability to prioritize and make decisions, and possess a high level of common sense, including the ability to see around the corner and spot risks before they materialize.
Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills with the ability to interface, and develop relationships, with all levels of management and staff, and work cross-culturally.
Confidence and credibility in dealing with internal management and personnel at client and peer companies.
Highly motivated and proactive, with the ability to articulate company vision and policy, and to seek out areas of risk and priority.
Ability to consistently apply good judgment and prioritize.
Builds and maintains a network of good working relationships both internally and externally; and
Adapts nimbly to changing needs within the business.
Fluent in English
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
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