Privacy & Compliance Counsel

Lucid, New Orleans, New York, Dallas, Minneapolis

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Lucid is a market research platform that provides access to authentic, first-party data in over 90 countries. Our products and services enable anyone, in any industry, to ask questions of targeted audiences and find the answers they need – fast. These answers can be used to uncover consumer motivations, increase revenue, and measure the impact of digital advertising. Founded in 2010, Lucid is headquartered in New Orleans, LA with offices in Dallas, New York, London, Sydney, Singapore, Gurgaon, Prague, and Hamburg.

The Opportunity
The Privacy and Compliance Counsel will work extensively with other members of the business across all functional areas, and around the globe, to help ensure privacy compliance, cybersecurity and compliance risk management. The role is broad and involves advising internal clients on the various legal risks, obligations, and other issues related to privacy, cybersecurity and other areas of compliance. We are looking for someone who is diligent, proactive, practical, and has demonstrated excellent legal and business judgment and strategic thinking. 


  • Advise internal clients on the various legal risks, obligations, and other issues related to privacy and cybersecurity and provide strategic legal, privacy and cybersecurity advice to key business partners
  • Work hands-on with business and product teams to support the enhancement and updating of privacy and cybersecurity risk management and compliance
  • Provide strategic input and day-to-day business support for product features and initiatives related to data, such as identity and consent management
  • Negotiate data protection terms in both sales and vendor contracts, and advise regarding other privacy and cybersecurity matters in connection with onboarding with customers and of vendors
  • Serve as Legal and Compliance team’s first point of contact internally on legal issues for Lucid’s privacy and cybersecurity programs 
  • Develop or mature other areas of compliance, including policies and training


  • 2+ years of privacy and cybersecurity legal experience, with in-house experience strongly preferred
  • CIPP certification required
  • Direct experience applying U.S. and European privacy laws, regulations, and industry guidelines, especially including those relevant for Internet companies 
  • Direct experience evaluating privacy impacts relating to partnerships and commercial deals, and updates to internal and external policies and compliance programs
  • Demonstrated ability to work in fast-paced environment and provide advice under tight deadlines with excellent judgment
  • Experience with drafting and negotiating data protection terms in commercial contracts 
  • Very hands-on, practical, and collaborative, and a team player ready to work closely with legal and compliance team colleagues, as well as business, product, and engineering staff to get things done.  
  • Knowledge of identity and consent management issues strongly preferred
Lucid's Hiring Commitment

We understand that many candidates may not be perfectly qualified for a job posting. Experience comes in different forms; many skills are transferable – and passion goes a long way. Even more important than your resume is a clear demonstration of dedication, impact, and the ability to thrive in a dynamic, collaborative environment. We want you to learn new things in this role, and we encourage you to apply if your experience is near the desired qualifications.

We also know that diversity of background and thought can enhance problem-solving and encourage more creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team.

At Lucid we foster a collaborative and inspiring workplace.  We pride ourselves in doing this by recruiting, hiring and retaining diverse, passionate, and forward-thinking talent. Lucid is committed to and encourages an inclusive environment and we are dedicated to providing equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

About Lucid

Lucid is a data technology company focused on the power of human answers. We were founded and are based in New Orleans, Louisiana, with offices in London and Gurgaon. We’re moving fast, and growing fast – Lucid has doubled in size and revenue two years running. Let us tell you a little about our businesses and our team of over 225 people worldwide.


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