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Warum SoftwareONE?

SoftwareONE is a leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions, headquartered in Switzerland. 

With around 8,900 employees and sales and service delivery capabilities in 90 countries, SoftwareONE provides around 65,000 business customers with software and cloud solutions from over 7,500 publishers


Data Protection Counsel (gn)

contract: permanent | start date: asap | location: DACH | pensum: 100%


Das Aufgabengebiet

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Support the data privacy team at SoftwareOne
  • Advise on complex legal data protection matters
  • Accompanying audits, RFx and data protection incidents
  • Connect Group Privacy teams across a number of data privacy and other relevant laws
  • Assisting with PIAs, LIAs and Privacy by Design assessments
  • Contribute to and support data protection training and programs
  • Monitor and respond to developments in privacy and information security from a global perspective and with a focus on GDPR (i.e. new laws, regulations, important judgements, regulatory guidance, etc.)
  • Support with ESG-project of SoftwareONE
  • Managing global Data Protection SharePoint


Kenntnisse und Fähigkeiten

What we need to see from you:

  • Qualified lawyer qualified to practice law in at least one European jurisdiction
  • 2-5 years of relevant legal/privacy experience, including at a law firm or prior in-house experience (commercial law or regulatory experience will be considered) in Europe
  • Experience in, and a strong passion for technology, big data, data governance and data privacy, preferably having experience in a tech company
  • Good knowledge of data privacy and cybersecurity laws, especially in EU
  • Ability to work independently from intake through execution
  • Attention on detail but also strong multitasking, excellent problem solving
  • Fluent in English and an additional language
  • Based in Europe


Das haben wir zu bieten

What we have to offer (only for Germany | for other countries it differs)


  • A career with a future-proof company with a unique corporate culture
  • The option to work from home
  • Take advantage of our sports offers or ride your Job Bike to work
  • Free English lessons during working hours
  • A wide range of training and development opportunities
  • We trust you - our working hours are flexible and not recorded!
  • A work-life balance with 30 days' holiday and the option of a sabbatical
  • With our employee share and referral scheme, you benefit from our success
  • No dress code - wear what you feel comfortable in!
  • Get discounts on corporate benefits!



Have we piqued your interest? 


If yes, we are looking forward to receiving your compelling application documents, including information on your availability (starting date) and salary expectations. Please use our online form to apply. If you any questions you can send me an email to sven.kaufmann@softwareone.com





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