International Data Privacy Lawyer


International Data Privacy Lawyer

Publicis Groupe
  • 上海市, China


Job Description

· Be the first point of contact for data privacy related enquiries for our subsidiaries located throughout Greater China providing them with appropriate advice and strategic guidance

· Work independently and confidently trouble-shoot issues expeditiously and maturely with minimal guidance and supervision

· Adopt carefully curated solutions that are commercial minded and with legal acumen

· Support new business proposals, client questionnaires and requests for proposal

· Review, amend and negotiate on data processing agreements and privacy provisions in service agreement or technology agreements

· Modify, improvise and customize legal documents and data processing addendum templates for Greater China given the eccentricities unique to the Greater China jurisdictions

· Support by giving strategic advice in the event of data breach or security incidents

· Review new software requests by businesses in Greater China from a privacy perspective

· Show interest and creative synergy in understanding the ever-evolving media ad tech industry and its impact on privacy (e.g. phasing out of third party cookies)

· Ensure that you are up to speed and closely tracking fast-paced developments in privacy laws throughout Greater China

· Conducting data privacy trainings on the law by providing commercial minded operational solutions and call-outs for Greater China subsidiaries

· Take the initiative to circulate email updates on the law to business heads and agencies should there be a significant impact to the Groupe’s work

· Work with other Publicis teams on global projects to review and improve existing data protection policies, practices, privacy programs and/or due diligence assessments

· Conduct privacy impact assessments and privacy audits under the supervision of Publicis Groupe´s Chief Data Privacy Officer

· Collaborate with other colleagues in the Global Data Privacy Office on projects/initiatives

· Collaborate closely with the Greater China commercial legal team to support our agencies from a privacy perspective

· Manage external counsel if and when hired for special projects or disputes


· be a Chinese qualified advocate and solicitor

· have a minimum of 5 years' PQE, with the majority of this time spent gaining expertise in relation to privacy matters

· have solid knowledge of Greater China privacy laws and some working background of the European Union’s GDPR

· have a privacy certification (such as CIPP/E, CIPP/US from IAPP or similar)

· have a strong English capability and is able to use English as a working language

· have initiative, resolve and a can-do attitude and function with minimal supervision, guidance

· have the maturity to know when to escalate issues to the Groupe´s Chief Data Privacy Officer

· have the confidence and zest to manage C-suites, management independently

· be commercially-minded to know when business oriented solutions need to be forged bearing in mind legal risks

· be an enthusiastic, energetic data protection and privacy subject matter learner who is open to continuing professional development

Additional Information

· Ideally some background knowledge of the media tech industry or an interest to learn and dive into the media tech industry

· Experience in policy development and training

· Background in compliance, legal or quality assurance

· Dynamic firecracker!


Category : Lawyer
Posted : February 24, 2022
Salary : N/A

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