Inhouse

EMEA Data Protection Manager & Counsel

EMEA Data Protection Manager & Counsel

  • About the Firm: American Express is a global service company, providing customers with exceptional access to products and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.
  • About the role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house EMEA Data Protection Manager & Counsel to work in our London office.
  • Looking For: Among your myriad attributes, we are looking to secure your corporate transactional background with experience negotiating and drafting a variety of complex commercial agreements, drafting privacy policies, etc.; your strong knowledge of data protection regulations in EMEA markets; and your knowledge and a willingness to learn about the data protection landscape in several key Asia-Pacific markets where Amex operates (Singapore, HK, Thailand, India, and/or Japan).
  • Opportunities: The Opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to providing legal advice to AXP companies and affiliates in the UK and throughout EMEA on the full range data protection issues, including GDPR, Binding Corporate Rules, EU/US Privacy Shield, Interest Based Advertising and issues related to artificial intelligence; and providing privacy legal advice and support on collecting, sharing and accessing personal data, digital marketing initiatives, opt-out choices, etc., to ensure that AXP’s practices around personal data are in compliance with applicable law and company policies.
  • And more: You will be serving as data protection legal “subject matter expert” to colleagues in the GCO, AXP Privacy Office, Compliance and the businesses; and reviewing, negotiating and drafting data protection terms in vendor agreements, confidentiality agreements, privacy policies/notices/disclosures, etc.

American Express Services Europe Limited