GDPR Specialist at Clio

Posted 2 weeks ago

Do you take pride in making GDPR easily digestible to internal and external stakeholders and collaborators? Are you motivated by taking on lots of responsibility and being the go-to person in a medium-sized Danish/Swedish company? Then the position as GDPR Specialist at Clio might be just what you are looking for.

The Position

As GDPR Specialist at Clio you will become part of our Finance department where you will be reporting directly to our CFO and working closely with our Digital Rights Specialist. The department is characterized by an informal atmosphere and consists of outgoing and highly competent people who are champions of each their area of expertise while mastering the art of teamwork.

On an everyday basis you will be the GDPR face of Clio while being responsible for communicating with clients and suppliers as well as our Tech and Commercial departments regarding GDPR issues to ensure a high level of compliance. However, as our GDPR Specialist you will be the primary go-to person for all GDPR matters in Clio - internally & externally - for Denmark and Sweden. This also means that you will be advising and guiding all levels of the business on GDPR matters – from first line employees to our CEO. In other words, this position requires the ability to navigate complexity.

Furthermore, your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Drive the yearly GDPR audit and certification processes
  • Drive further development of Clio’s GDPR compliance levels as regulations change
  • Host all internal training on GDPR & Digital Rights
  • Negotiate and monitor Data Processing Agreements with clients and suppliers
  • Coordinate with external counsel on other legal matters
  • Assist in Clio’s work with data ethics in relation to AI and Machine Learning

Professional Profile

While being open to your academic background, we imagine that you hold a master’s degree within Law (cand.jur.), Business Administration and Law (cand.merc.jur) or IT and Business Administration. Furthermore, you might possess 1-3 years of experience within the field, but most importantly you are able to apply privacy law while understanding the need for practical solutions.

Additional requirements include:

  • Solid knowledge of GDPR and e-Privacy. Relevant certifications, such as CIPP/E and CIPM, are considered an advantage, but not a requirement.
  • Understanding of interactions between IT, IT-security, and privacy regulations
  • Experience with contract negotiations and dispute resolutions
  • Knowledge of Intellectual Property Law is an advantage, but not a requirement

Personal Profile

As a person, you can see yourself fit the description of our Finance department, and you are able to navigate in an environment with a high level of autonomy and complexity while being able to explain legal matters in simple terms to colleagues at all levels of the organisation. We expect you to be proactive and solutions-oriented, and to take on a partnering mindset in your interactions with stakeholders. As this position operates at the intersection of Danish, Swedish, European and International Law, we expect you to be fluent in English and highly proficient in Danish (Swedish is an advantage, but not a requirement).

Application and Contact

We offer a full-time contract with an expected start date as soon as possible. You will join our office on Esplanaden in Copenhagen. We are conducting interviews on an ongoing basis, so if you are interested in the position, please send your cover letter and CV as soon as possible.

If you want to know more about the position, please contact Michael Wikkelsø Håkan at e-mail: michaa@clio.me. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

About the company

Clio develops digital learning technology based on a vision of making all kids smarter. The EdTech company has since 2006 offered innovative services and differentiated tools to support education, along with 45 interactive learning portals for all K12 subjects. Clio builds their work on experiences from the classrooms as well as the newest knowledge within technology and didactics. Today their learning technolog is used by more than 750.000 teachers and 80.000 teachers. Learn more at www.clio.me