Inhouse

Senior Legal Counsel

Senior Legal Counsel

  • About the Firm: Aviva plc is a British multinational insurance company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It has about 33 million customers across 16 countries. In the United Kingdom, Aviva is the largest general insurer and a leading life and pensions provider.
  • About the Role: Aviva are now looking for a Senior Legal Counsel who will report into Head of Legal (Group, Digital & Data Protection), where you’ll work together with the business to advise and deliver on the Aviva’s strategic priorities with a specialist focus on Data and Digital matters.
  • Looking for: Among your many talents, we are looking to secure your experience at a leading law firm and/or in-house, ideally in the insurance, technology, digital, FinTech or financial services industry’ your top class academics with a passion for innovative technology; and your ability to demonstrate self-starting capabilities to gain the required knowledge in a dynamic and agile environment.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include advising on data protection - including the General Data Protection Regulation and Data Protection Act 2018 (including advice on DPIAs and data subject rights); marketing – including the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2013, AdTech and programmatic advertising, cookies; and commercial technology contracts - including systems implementation, hosting, integration deals, cloud and eCommerce.
  • And more: We’re looking for someone to become a trusted business partner from both a digital and data protection perspective. Someone who supports Aviva by mitigating legal risk but also supporting the business with risk-based decision-making; steering and oversight for the delivery of work across a mix of data protection and commercial IT with a strong emphasis on data protection.