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Privacy Counsel, Senior Manager, Deloitte Global Office of General Counsel

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Date Posted: Nov 9, 2021

Reference Code: 74541-en_US

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 

 

 

Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness. 
Experience a firm where wellness matters.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.
 

 

 

Do you thrive on developing creative and innovative insights to solve complex challenges? Want to work on next-generation, cuttingedge products and services that deliver outstanding value and that are global in vision and scope? Work with premier thought leaders in your field? Work for a world-class organization that provides an exceptional career experience with an inclusive and collaborative culture?

 

What will your typical day look like?

 

Our Office of General Counsel is currently seeking a Senior Counsel to advise on Privacy and technology matters, including technology transactions, within the DTTL OGC Technology and Shared Services team. This person will support the Deloitte organization’s privacy function and will also help the Deloitte organization innovate and deploy new technologies while managing legal and privacy risks and compliance. 

The Senior Counsel will have a broad range of responsibilities including:

  • Serving as counsel to the Global Privacy Office and providing legal advice and support on privacy initiatives
  • Developing scalable frameworks and approaches to assist the Deloitte organization with achieving its strategic objectives while complying with privacy regulations
  • Providing guidance to technology teams and business leaders on the privacy, confidentiality, legal and other risks associated with development, operation, and implementation of technology systems and innovations and working collaboratively with business leaders to develop practical solutions to address those risks
  • Collaborating with Deloitte Member Firm legal and privacy teams to address local compliance Counseling and assisting
  • Assisting with negotiating and drafting privacy and security terms in commercial agreements, including licensing agreements, sourcing and procurement agreements, and partnership and joint venture agreements, as well as term of use
  • Monitoring legal, regulatory and commercial developments in the privacy arena to develop forward-thinking, marketleading approaches to privacy compliance

 

About the team

 

Deloitte Global Culture:

At Deloitte, we expect results. Incredible—tangible—results. And Deloitte Global professionals play a unique role in delivering those results. We reach across disciplines and borders to serve our global organization. We are the engine of Deloitte. We develop and lead global strategies and provide programs and services that unite our network. In Deloitte Global, everyone has an opportunity to lead. We see the importance of your perspective and your ability to create value. We want you to fit in—with an inclusive culture, focus on work-life fit and well-being, and a supportive, connected environment; but we also want you to stand out—with opportunities to have a strategic impact, innovate, and take the risks necessary to make your mark. Deloitte Global supports our talented professionals in answering the question: What impact will you make?

In Deloitte Global's Office of General Counsel, we make an impact by providing legal guidance and expertise to Deloitte Global, the broader Deloitte organization, and our business leaders. We advise on regulatory, claims, and corporate legal matters, and other matters that may pose novel or unique issues.

 

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

 

You are someone with:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a J.D.; active membership in at least one state bar
  • 5+ years of legal experience, with a strong background in international privacy
  • Proven track record advising and supporting the development and implementation of global privacy compliance programs
  • Proven track record of successfully advising product development teams and/or advising teams working on complex technology deployments in how to address privacy requirements
  • Experience negotiating and drafting technology services agreements
  • Experience drafting privacy notices, terms of service, incident response plans, information security policies and other data protection policies

 

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.


The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities!  Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates that represents the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes candidates from Indigenous communities in support of living our values and our commitments to our Reconciliation Action Plan . We encourage you to connect with us at accessiblecareers@deloitte.ca if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.

 

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