Data Privacy Technology Counsel, Global Technology Company

Job Title: Data Privacy Technology Counsel, Global Technology Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -112018-200859
Contact Name: Rinku Goenka Saraf
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2019 09:25

Job Description

About the role

One of the global technology company. You will be part of the legal team, reporting to the General Counsel based in Singapore. This is a great opportunity for a proactive candidate to take more accountability and responsibility to partner with senior stakeholders. You will be working as part of a team.


  • Draft, negotiate, and advise on data protection agreements, terms of service, privacy policies, and other contracts and communications
  • Expertise in dealing with a wide range of global privacy and data protections laws, including Asia, EU GDPR, US GLBA, Canadian Privacy law
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to mitigate privacy and security risk
  • Conduct risk assessments and internal investigations
  • Coordinate and liaise directly with external counsels

About you

  • 5 - 10 years PQE, admitted to practice in at least one common law jurisdiction
  • Experience in technology, digital, information security, and consulting fields a plus
  • Commercial-minded, solutions-oriented with a pragmatic and creative approach.
  • Strong analytic capabilities and written and oral communication skills. Attention to detail is a must.
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage multiple projects at once, and meet deadlines
  • Deep knowledge of the PDPA and other data privacy regulations
  • Strong understanding of the interplay between legal and business risk
  • Mandarin skills will be a plus
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player who can operate independently and in a fast-paced environment

EA Registration Number: R1656454
Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8105