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In-House Lawyer and Data Protection Officer

In-House Lawyer and Data Protection Officer

A world-renowned University based in central London are looking for an in-house lawyer and data protection officer. You will support the Legal Services Office through the provision of high quality and timely advice to colleagues across the University, as well as advising them on contractual and commercial issues. You will also work directly with the Secretary and Registrar to assess compliance and ensure the delivery of work to keep the University in line with good practice. You will also be the lead on the Freedom of Information service.

In order to make a success of the role, you must be qualified to practice the law of England and Wales, as well as sufficient senior legal experience to lead review of an extremely diverse range of contracts. You must also have an understanding of information law and cyber security experience to take the lead on GDRP compliance. Additionally, you must have proven expertise of commercial and contract law.

With a competitive salary and a wonderful working environment, this is a great opportunity to get exposure to varying teams within a University.