HEAD OF COMPLIANCE, DATA PROTECTION & PRIVACY
ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
LONDON / HYBRID
Our client is a leading global entertainment and sports agency, with expertise across filmed and live entertainment, digital media, publishing, sponsorship and endorsements, media finance and fashion.
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced lawyer to join the team as a Head of Compliance, Data Protection and Privacy.
This is a newly created key role within the growing business, working with internal stakeholders and external agencies to ensure compliance and mitigate risk across all areas of the business.
Key responsibilities include oversight of the risk and compliance function, including AML and related issues, anti-bribery issues (e.g., FCPA and UKBA), “Failure to Prevent” offences in the UK (Criminal Finances Act) and global Sanctions policies. The successful candidate will also be the main point of contact on issues related to data protection.
We are looking for candidates with a strong academic background and significant experience gained working as a Compliance / Data Protection professional at a multinational or global professional services firm.
You will have the ability to work supervised and unsupervised, exercise leadership, and influence change.
This is an outstanding and unique opportunity to play a central role at the heart of this thriving and exciting entertainment business.