Associate Counsel- Data Protection, L’Oreal, New York, NY

This role will support the company’s strategy in compliance with legal requirements and data privacy best practices, including the California Consumer Privacy Act.  A strong understanding of Customer Relationship Management and ad tech is a plus.

Detailed Position Description:

  • Provide guidance on data privacy risk to senior leadership through the tracking of new privacy and security laws, cases and agency guidance
  • Update data privacy policies as necessary
  • Develop playbooks to provide guidance to the business on how to embed privacy in policies, practices, contracts, etc.
  • Review new and existing L'Oréal products and platforms for privacy issues and conduct risk assessments
  • Conduct training for marketing, IT, customer care, purchasing, and other teams to imbed privacy by design
  • Understand privacy implications for global projects covered by the General Data Protection Regulation and negotiate DPAs and develop privacy disclosures
  • Draft and negotiate data privacy and security terms in contracts with media, adtech and other third party vendors


  • 3+ years of experience with strong background in privacy and data protection. 
  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school.  Bar admission in at least one state.
  • Strong understanding of customer relationship management and adtech is a plus.
  •  CIPP certification or willingness to obtain within 3 months of starting
  • Sound and balanced legal judgment and business awareness, with an appropriate understanding of the need to pragmatically assess risk.
  • An outstanding collaborator who can manage multiple agreements and tasks. 
  • An ability to clearly and succinctly explain legal issues to a non-legal audiences.
  • High Ethical standards and a team attitude;

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