Legal Counsel-Data Protection

Legal Counsel-Data Protection

Job ID:  21680

Shanghai, CN

As a Data Protection Counsel in Vitesco Technologies Holding China Co., Ltd. you will:

>Implementation of a data protection management system
>Development and further refinement of concept papers for data protection organization as well as coordination and monitoring of internal data protection processes in close alignment with the central Data Protection Office
>Act as 1st contact for local authorities.
>Provide information and advise in case of local changes in law or relevant policy changes to data protection coordinator (DPC) and Data Protection Office (DPO)
>Support the joint development of DP-processes and strategies from a legal perspective
>Support local Data Protection Coordinators in legal data protection related topics (2nd-Level-Support)
>Long-term: other juridical work assigned and contribution to part of the Chinese legal team.



>Passed PRC Bar Exam with solid working knowledge of aforementioned subject areas.
>Bachelor law degree, additional international legal degree is a plus.
>Minimum of 5 years with a reputable law firm or other in-house position, with rich experience in data and privacy matters.
>Strong command of the details of relevant laws and regulations but with an ability to make matters understandable and actionable for the company management.
>Fluency in both written and spoken English and Mandarin is a must.
>Desire to work independently and cross-functionally in a fast-paced environment.
>A creative problem solver who is open to new ideas and new approaches.

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product range includes electrified drivetrain systems, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust -gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2021, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of €8.3 billion and employs around 37,000 employees at about 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.