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Privacy Legal Counsel 

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Task Description

p>To reinforce our legal Privacy team, we are looking for a highly skilled Privacy legal expert to ensure Privacy compliance of all Data related initiatives throughout Proximus while providing practical support allowing maximal business opportunities

Roles and Responsibilities:

You will provide legal support in a pragmatic and pro-active manner in privacy law (GDPR, telco law and related) including

  • counselling and assisting multiple internal clients from all Proximus divisions in their Privacy impacting project to ensure Privacy compliance of data related projects
  • participating in the process of product and service creation/management by integrating the privacy legal constraints/opportunities
  • providing internal clients with strategic legal guidance on specific Privacy business questions
  • assisting internal clients in the Proximus Privacy governance process
  • assisting the DPO office in Privacy regulatory investigations and responses and in the relations with the regulator(s)
  • drafting GDPR required documentations such as balance of interest tests and DPIAS
  • drafting, negotiating and reviewing DPAs and contractual privacy clauses
  • contributing to the definition of the strategy in connection with the data valorisation initiatives
  • defining in close connection with the Head of Legal of the Consumer business Privacy and Media the strategy towards the various stakeholders
  • monitoring the evolution in the data/privacy law to translate it into business actions
  • You will report to the Head of Legal of the Consumer business Privacy and Media unit.

    You will work in an autonomous manner in close coordination and with the support of your Manager.

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  • You have a Master’s Degree in law.
  • You have at least five to seven years of substantial experience in Privacy law as outside or inhouse counsel or assimilated.
  • You have a digital mindset and are passionate about new developments in privacy and data regulation and business
  • You have strong analytical and synthesis competences which enable you to solve complex legal problematics
  • You are detail orientated with strong ability to handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously while maintaining high quality and performance under pressure
  • You are familiar with the life of a Company to cope with the business interests whilst preserving the legal interests.
  • You are hands-on, convincing, honest, agile, hard working, result driven, able to work independently and disciplined
  • You are recognized as team player, open-minded, diplomatic and willing to invest in long term professional relationships.
  • You are fluent in Dutch, French and English.
  • We Offer

    At Proximus you have the possibility to shape your own future and the digital future of our customers.
    We offer you:

    • Our digital workplace, which assure you a better work-life balance
    • A nice and varied salary package including insurance, a mobility plan of your choice, telecom and other benefits. 
    • The opportunity to build your own career and your development thanks to a continuous learning environment and the exhaustive offer of our Proximus Corporate University.