ENL Legal Recruitment North

Data Protection Solicitor

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
04 Apr 2018
Ref
MD0625
Contact
Melanie Daly
Practice area
Intellectual property
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Data Protection Solicitor, Leeds - This is a rare opportunity for a Solicitor seeking to specialise in Data Protection to join an expanding law firm in Leeds. Please call 0113 320 0575 now for more details.

JOB TITLE: Data Protection Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED: 2+ years PQE

LOCATION: Leeds

SALARY: Excellent

THE ROLE:

The appointed Data Protection Solicitor will advise on the application of legislation including the Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act, General Data Protection Regulation and the ICO's Codes of Practice. This role will be predominantly client facing - you will be advising and training your clients - as well as being involved in business development. You will be working closely with a broad range of clients in the private, public and not for profit sectors and have the opportunity to develop and grow the role as you gain more experience in this specialist area of law.

THE CANDIDATE:

The successful Data Protection Solicitor will have a background in information law and be able to demontrate both commercial acumen and excellent technical skills. You will have strong communication skills and be confident at presenting and public speaking. A capacity to work autonomously will be a highly valued but the Data Protection Solicitor should also be a keen team player and motivated to promote a hard working ethos within the existing team.

THE FIRM:

This firm is independently recognised as a leading law firm by both Chambers and the Legal 500 and is offering an excellent opportunity for a Data Protection Solicitor to progress their career within a positive and supportive practice. You can expect genuine prospects for career development on offer together with a competitive salary and benefits package. Our client is located in picturesque Bath and as well as offering an excellent remuneration package, they promote a collaborative working environment and good work life balance.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact Melanie Daly at eNL on 0113 320 0575 or email melanie.daly@enllegal.co.uk now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

If you would like to review any other vacancies we are currently handling, then please visit our web site https://enllegal.co.uk/

eNL is handling a number of Data Protection vacancies throughout Yorkshire and the North East. If you are a Data Protection Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Data Protection Solicitors who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).