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Senior Director, Privacy and Cybersecurity

Company: Vantage Point Consulting
Location: Washington
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

  • Client is a leading international law firm that provides innovative legal solutions to many of the world's top financial institutions and Fortune Global 500 companies.
  • With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., we have the global reach and extensive capabilities to provide personalized service wherever our clients' needs take us.
  • As one of the world's leading law firms, we seek dynamic individuals who share our commitment to service, innovation, and professional growth.
  • We have an opening for a Senior Director, Privacy and Cybersecurity in our Privacy and Cybersecurity Solutions Group ( "Solutions Group ).
  • The Solutions Group is the consulting arm of the Privacy and Cybersecurity legal practice group and is responsible for supporting our clients' privacy and cybersecurity operational and compliance needs.
  • We work hand-in-hand with the partners and associates of the practice to provide seamless support and guidance related to implementing complex and ever-changing privacy and cybersecurity legal, regulatory and industry requirements.
  • We are seeking a Senior Director, Privacy and Cybersecurity with a legal background and deep privacy and cybersecurity expertise to help support our clients within the Solutions Group.
  • The ideal candidate will be experienced in managing longer-term compliance projects, including conducting privacy and security assessments, as well as day-to-day operational support for companies across industry sectors.
  • A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
  • Strong communications skills.
  • Attention to detail and responsiveness to the Firm's and our clients' needs, communications, and requests.
  • Experience in compliance as related to multi-jurisdictional privacy and cybersecurity programs. Experience with key privacy and cybersecurity laws and regulations, including (but not limited to) CCPA (and other US state privacy laws), GDPR, GLBA, COPPA, HIPAA, FTC Rules, NYDFS Part 500; and Experience with data breach analysis and reporting requirements, both in the US and internationally.
  • In this capacity, the Senior Director, Privacy and Cybersecurity will: Develop and support client relationships to build and strengthen our consulting practice.
  • Assess, design and implement US and global privacy programs and program elements for the Firm's clients.
  • Draft privacy and cybersecurity-related documents, including, but not limited to policies, procedures, data protection impact assessments, data maps.
  • Support development and negotiation of data processing agreements, including international data transfer agreements.
  • Advise and assist with implementation of clients' privacy and cybersecurity obligations and operational needs.
  • Provide guidance and support to clients who have experienced a data breach or security incident; and Manage and assist in oversight of a team of privacy and cybersecurity consultants.


    • CIPP Certification;
    • At least 8 years' experience in relevant areas of law.

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