Job Details

Contract Law Attorney in Burlington, MA

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Company name

Nuance Communications Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Contract Law

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Burlington, MA

Date Last Verified

Jan 11,2018

Posted on

Dec 07,2017

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Privacy Counsel The candidate will be supporting commercial contracts and related data protection agreements, assist the Chief Privacy Officer in the enhancement of the firm’s global privacy program, and to advise the company and internal clients on a range of privacy, data protection and security-related legal and compliance initiatives. Assist in the continued development and improvement of all aspects the firm’s privacy compliance program (data transfers, processing, privacy policies, staff training, etc.). Provide guidance on compliance with global privacy and data security laws, regulations, industry standards, and self-regulatory requirements. Support members of the legal, business, and policy teams on privacy and security-related legal matters, including in areas related to commercial contracts, partnerships, integrations, and other matters. Develop and deliver privacy and data security training and awareness programs. Monitor and report on the ongoing initiatives of the privacy program, using appropriate tools. Establish strong relationships with internal stakeholders from each business unit to monitor and report on progress, resolve issues, and refine control processes as necessary. Assist the Chief Privacy Officer in the execution and continuous improvement of the firm, including policies and procedures as they relate to customers and partners. Assist the Incident Response Team in the review and coordination of potential privacy or data security incidents, including investigations, notifications, and other resolution efforts. Contributing to the preparation of clear, accurate and timely reports on privacy risks, metrics, and compliance activities for key stakeholders.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 5+ with Juris Doctorate (JD) degree with combination including U.S. and international privacy program management experience including at a law firm and/or prior in-house experience with internet or technology companies. Should have proven track record of project and process development, implementation and project management. Must have the ability to work independently and experience prioritizing work and providing advice under deadlines. Expert-level writing, data analysis, report drafting and delivery skills are required. International/multi-cultural experience, foreign language skills is a plus. Strong technical aptitude is a plus. Business judgment and client counseling experience is required. Experience advancing projects in a multi-stakeholder environment is needed. Excellent communication skills and outstanding interpersonal skills are required.

Additional info

Ref: 1-35057.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Nuance Communications Inc.
1 Wayside Road
Burlington, MA 01803