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    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

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    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

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Legal Counsel, Privacy/IT – Defence Sector

Last updated on 22/07/2022

Sector: Defence
Reference: 4856MD
Location: Thames Valley/South East

Description


Join a leading FTSE business at the forefront of technological development working on some of the world’s most exciting and complex engineering and technology programmes. An exciting chance to be part of a highly regarded legal team handling the highest quality and most challenging work.

 

The Role

 

Our client is seeking the best minds to support their business across international operations. We are seeking an experienced IT & Privacy Lawyer to handle matters across the business relating to IT, data protection and cyber security law.

 

  • Drafting, negotiating and advising on contracts related to procurement and IT systems and services, including outsourced IT solutions, and cloud-based SaaS, IaaS and PaaS
  • Providing advice on data protection issues
  • Sound knowledge of UK and European data protection law

 

Key Requirements:

 

  • UK qualified lawyer with at least 2 years post qualification experience*
  • Experience of defence sector or other regulated sectors (desirable)
  • Experience working with large, multinational clients, and projects is definitely a benefit
  • A willingness to learn and develop in new areas of law is important
  • You must be confident, robust and commercially astute

 

Our client will consider flexible working including remote working with occasional office travel.

 

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to william.barton@mckenziedouglas.co.uk If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch on 01539 446666.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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William Barton

william.barton@mckenziedouglas.co.uk

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T: +44 (0)1539 446666