Legal Counsel and Data Protection Officer
Enabling functions
Senior
Amsterdam

What we offer

  • A global role and responsibilities; you will be expected to re-assess, monitor and improve our compliance with GDPR for all the countries we operate in and act as our DPO.

  • Next to that you will act as legal counsel within our expanding legal team and advise on partnerships we have with our clients from a legal perspective.

  • Become part of a fast growing international and diverse team; based in Amsterdam.

Who we are

We enable visionaries who understand the direction that the world is moving. It is international. It is digital. It is where visibility and understanding of data allows to face the future from a place of understanding.

In order to support these visionaries, we successfully pioneered a different business model. Now we scale-up at speed. Our methods focus on discovery and delivery versus fixed methodology and reports. We bring blended strategy, data and technology teams of former executives and consultants. We optimize, and create new revenue streams from data, supported by our in-house design and IoT studios. We supplement departments, working as one team with one goal at high speed, free from legacy & politics. We strongly believe in long-lasting partnerships which can be in the form of purpose-built digital campuses or long-term service agreements, always aimed to jointly create, and share value.

Entrepreneurial, determined, and firmly believing in our partnership-driven business model we rapidly expand our team of over 450 ambitious professionals spread over several continents. We constantly adapt and our future business will look very different from today. This is your chance to make this happen, to buckle up and join the ride.

Context:

  • At Metyis we create long-lasting partnerships with our clients. From a legal perspective long-lasting partnerships means continuous contractual obligations. We want to have solid agreements with our clients and once we have the agreements in place we need to ensure that we continuously fulfil all our contractual obligations in time.

  • As most of our clients are well known global companies many of our contractual obligations include being fully compliant with both the law and policies of our clients, such as Privacy and Data Security policies.

What you’ll do

  • Join a growing legal team based in the Netherlands to support Metyis’ expansion across the globe.

  • Act as Data Protection Officer for the Metyis group and assist on further optimizing and professionalizing our internal processes.

  • Draft, review, negotiate and manage various types of commercial agreements and partnerships, both with our clients and suppliers.

  • Assist in further professionalisation of the internal organisation.

What you’ll bring

  • Master in Law.

  • 5-10 years of experience as legal professional with good knowledge of (IT related) contract law.

  • At least 2 years of experience with GDPR / Privacy Officer.

  • Knowledge of IT security and ISO27001 and audits.

  • Hands on and team player.

  • Fluent in English.

Apply to this positionWe are constantly looking for talented individuals who wish to become part of and help expand our platform.

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