Compliance and Data Protection Associate - Top International Firm - 1 Year FTC - 2PQE+

Posted 03 September 2023
Job type Contract
Discipline Associates
Contact NameLuke Eccles

Job description

Nicholas Scott is working with a US law firm who is looking for an excellent Compliance and Data Protection Lawyer to join their award-winning team for a minimum 1 year fixed term contract. This highly ranked firm represents the most successful institutions and companies in the world in their transactions and high stakes matters.

You will be joining the compliance team in London with a small team of high performing lawyers and analysts advising on a broad range of regulatory and compliance issues associated with legal practice. You will be working closely with the firms General Counsel and your New York counterparts.


  • You may come be coming from in-house or private practice. Ideally you will have some experience working at an international or city firm, who is experienced in advising on UK data protection issues and the impact they have on law firms.

  • You will have some project management experience and the ability to draft assess and update precedents and policies.

  • You will be expected to have Detailed knowledge of the SRA Standards and Regulations as well as knowledge of some or all of the SRA Codes of Conduct, the UK Anti-money laundering regime, UK Bribery Act 2010, the Market Abuse and Insider Trading laws.


The role is exceptionally well remunerated paying £150k plus for NQ's scaling up. Also on offer is an excellent benefits package including well-being allowance, private medical insurance, gym membership, income protection, GP service and 25 days holiday.

The successful applicant will also be able to take advantage of their new Hybrid Working Scheme.