e are looking for a Privacy Counsel in India to be part of our Global Privacy team, who can help us in implementing and maintaining a robust privacy program in India. We are a team of 5,000 ambitious, curious people building marketplace platforms that make it super easy for anyone to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.
Who we’re looking for:
Well-rounded problem solver with good project and stakeholder management skills, eager to work and learn in a fast-paced business and has the ability to negotiate through uncertainties.
A qualified lawyer, having a law degree from an accredited university in India.
3-5 years’ experience in handling privacy issues at a top tier law firm or in a Multi-national Company.
International privacy professional certification such as CIPP/E or its equivalent preferred but not required.
Fluency in English (written and spoken). Other languages preferred but not required.
Prior experience in handling privacy matters for countries other than India is preferred.
Ability to work independently. While working on cross functional or international projects you should be ready to pick up small day to day tasks.
What you will be doing:
Solving day to day privacy issues of a fast-paced customer facing business.
Opportunity to closely work with Global core privacy team.
Analysing new and existing business processes and infrastructure that involve collection, storage or transfer of personal information with the aim of to ensure that they are in compliance with applicable laws and global policies such as data handling guidelines, data retention policy etc.
Sensitise and conduct awareness trainings for local business teams regarding our global privacy practices and our global data protection policies.
Support regional business counsels in reviewing and drafting agreements from data privacy perspective.
Opportunity to establish a privacy management program in accordance with the upcoming Data Protection laws in India.
What we’ll give you:
Opportunity to be part of a global start-up and the ability to contribute towards building an exciting business.
Part of a larger global team comprising of ~50 lawyers across 40 countries.
Great global and peer learning opportunities – being part of a young and dynamic privacy and legal team.
Opportunity to pursue your further academic goals.
What you need to know about us:
At OLX Group we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful.
OLX is a part of the OLX Group, a global product and tech company with 17 brands, +40 countries, +5000 people and one mindset. Our mission is to make it super easy for people to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies. We are proud to be different, and we work differently too. We combine the spirit and agility of a start-up with the maturity that comes from being part of a 100 year-old company. We are curious, ambitious and allergic to corporate interference. We improvise, experiment and push each other further, embracing uncertainty and driving change.