Building platforms that bring the world closer together comes with the responsibility of protecting data and privacy. As we are outlining our vision for a privacy-focused future, we’re continuously invested in protecting people’s data.
Our privacy framework involves building privacy into every product. Meta’s European Data Protection team is growing to meet this vision, and we are seeking a highly motivated and experienced team player to serve as Lead Data Protection Counsel based in one of our offices in London, Dublin, Hamburg, Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels, Milan or Madrid.
The role of Lead Data Protection Counsel is a great opportunity for any candidate who is keen to tackle some of today’s toughest and important legal challenges in this cutting-edge area of law.
The successful candidate will be joining a growing international legal team and working on issues in a vibrant, fast-paced environment.
The role will focus on providing strategic advice to internal legal, product, operations, and business teams in order to identify and mitigate legal risk.
The ideal candidate will have experience advising on GDPR, ePrivacy, and general privacy regulatory compliance in respect of cutting-edge products, good judgment, a strong work ethic, and a keen interest in learning about new technologies.
Meta welcomes applications from the widest range of individuals eligible to apply and particularly encourages applications from those who would increase the diversity of the company.
Lead Counsel, EU Data Protection Responsibilities
and provide practical legal advice in cross-functional, multinational projects to ensure Facebook’s compliance with applicable laws and to mitigate legal risks across multiple jurisdictions
Excellent problem-solving, written and oral communication and interpersonal skills