Are you an experienced data security and privacy attorney interested in a contract job opportunity in San Diego, CA? Ideal candidates will have experience with EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), EU-US Privacy shield, and other international privacy/security regulations. We are especially interested in candidates with membership in the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and/or Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) certification. You will be responsible for assisting clients in navigating complex domestic and international privacy laws, drafting firm-wide privacy policies, managing cybersecurity needs, overseeing information governance policies and regulatory compliance, and other tasks as assigned. Are you the sharp, tech-savvy go-getter we are looking for?
JD required, preferably from a top law school; must be licensed and in good standing in CA
5+ years of data privacy and security experience; experience with EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), EU-US Privacy shield, and/or with other international privacy/security regulations is preferred
Membership within the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and/or Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) certification is highly desired
Strong computer proficiency, especially with MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; a team player who can happily assume a leadership role when needed and someone that clients love working with
Very organized, high attention to detail, excellent prioritization skills
If you are a qualified data security and privacy attorney interested in stepping up your career, please apply today! To see additional job opportunities across the country, check out www.specialcounsel.com
Equal opportunity employer. Minorities / Women / Veterans / Disabled are strongly encouraged to apply!