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Privacy and Procurement Counsel UK.

Location: 

High Wycombe, BKM, GB

Req ID:  3738
Job Type: 
Edgewell is a global team of over 6,000 visionaries, doers and makers. Our secret is people, and we have an inspiring and collaborative global force of them. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries by making useful things joyful. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, strive for more sustainable ways to beautify and bond, and do it all with not only confidence but determination.

 

Privacy and Procurement Counsel. (UK).
(Hybrid working – 2 days onsite)
Permanent, attractive salary & benefits.

 

Let's Talk About You
You’re ambitious, but you want a career with purpose—we love that. You’re up for a challenge and ready to write the next chapter of your career story with a great group of encouraging colleagues. You want to make your mark and let your personality shine. Well, if you’re interested in our Privacy and Procurement Counsel, this might be your next step! This is a great choice for an ambitious doer, maker and innovator, especially since it requires a strong sense of business partnering. We are looking for an attorney with  experience to join Edgewell Personal Care – a global consumer goods business with a portfolio of over 25 brands (Wilkinson Sword, Schick, Hawaiian Tropic, Carefree, Bulldog Skincare, Jack Black and recently acquired Cremo Grooming… just to name a few!).

 

Now, Let’s Get Down to Business
Reporting to our Assistant General Counsel the Privacy and Procurement Counsel will have overall responsibility as lead attorney managing privacy at Edgewell, as well as handling procurement contracts outside of North America. The role will oversee and manage the drafting, editing and negotiating of contracts and drive improvement and efficiency in the contract lifecycle management systems and processes. The role will also have responsibility for Edgewell’s compliance with global laws, rules and regulations related to privacy and data security, serving as Global Chief Privacy Officer and EU Data Protection Officer.

 

This is a critical role that will require building trust in Edgewell by overseeing the company’s global privacy strategy and policies. Leading and developing best-in-class programs, trainings, and processes to address privacy issues relating to legacy and new technologies and services and ensuring operational compliance with global privacy and data security laws and regulations.


Are You Ready to Show Us What You’ve Got? 
•    Lead attorney for drafting, reviewing and negotiation of Global Distribution, Retail and Sales Agreements outside of North America. 
•    Lead attorney for global indirect procurement (outside of North America) supporting the IT, HR, and Facilities functions.
•    Create and revise standard contract templates for Distribution, Sales and Procurement, as needed. Evaluate current templates and improve, as appropriate. 
•    Provide general legal counseling to the business in relation to contract interpretation and terms, and related issues. 
•    Act as Edgewell’s Chief Privacy Officer and EU Data Protection Officer, responsible for data privacy and security compliance.
•    Oversee compliance with existing and emerging data privacy regulations throughout the world where Edgewell operates, including Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia, Oceania, and other emerging markets.
•    Draft, negotiate and formalize privacy agreements for a variety of legal agreements supporting Edgewell’s businesses.
•    Oversee and be responsible for data subject request processes.
•    Oversee and provide guidance on responding to privacy requests from consumers and regulatory authorities.

 


Benefits: Competitive salary, employee assistance programme, life assurance, discounted Edgewell branded products, core working hours, 25 days annual leave, free beverage & snacks, sports & social club membership, casual smart dress code and a great teammates! 

 

 

Now Take the Next Step
If you’re looking forward to progressing your career with us, then we’re looking forward to hearing from you. Please email an up to date CV in English along with your salary expectations.
Alternatively, feel free to pass onto your teammates who may be interested. For information about this great company, visit www.edgewell.com

 

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Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer. We do all we can to create a collaborative and diverse global team, where good ideas can thrive, and our colleagues can learn and lead. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We listen deeply and speak directly to create an environment that’s open to difference. We aim to bring joy to not only the products we create and the people we serve, but our colleagues across the globe too.