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Inhouse Privacy Counsel

Ref: JN -062019-67122
Asia, Singapore
Legal, In-house Legal
27th June 2019
Job Type

Our client is a recognized player within their industry and they are looking to hire a privacy counsel to join their legal team in Singapore.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Supporting group-wide offices in GPDR/PDPA and liaise with local data protection authorities
  • Work on implementation of risk management framework across the organisation and introduce risk and control self-assessments to identify and manage risks.
  • Develop internal audit methodology to ensure consistency in quality and execution of internal audits and conduct internal audits using the method.
  • Develop and administer group-wide policies, standards, procedures and implement controls under compliance manual and serve as risk owner for Privacy related matters as part of enterprise risk management framework.
  • Conduct enterprise risk assessment and management training workshops with business units


  • 5-8 years of privacy and data protection related experience required
  • Recognized law degree
  • Precognition in data protection legislation, particularly with regard to the GDPR/PDPA
  • Proven in dealing with data protection laws and requirements for the protection and transfer of data
  • Experience in strategic planning and policy development
  • Proven in driving vision and strategy, change management, transformation, business outcomes, and challenging industry leaders.
  • Strong interpersonal and stakeholder management skills

This is a great opportunity for any lawyers looking to make their move in-house to join a reputable organization.

License No: 12C6031/ EA Reg ID: R1325169

Cobalt Consulting (Asia) Pte Limited | License No. 12C6031

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