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Senior Product & Privacy Counsel

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Forter

Forter

501-1,000 employees

Provides digital commerce trust platform

Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

London, UK

Category
Legal
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Communications
Marketing
Requirements
  • J.D. degree from an A.B.A. accredited law school and admitted and member in good standing of a state bar, and/or qualified solicitor in the UK in good standing.
  • 5+ years of relevant legal experience, in software company and/or in a law firm counseling rapid-growth technology companies.
  • Substantive experience in advising on privacy and data protection matters, including with respect to the GDPR and CCPA.
  • Substantive experience advising on AI matters, including with respect to the EU AI Act.
  • Substantive experience with drafting and negotiating complex legal agreements, with a particular focus on privacy and data protection (e.g., DPAs, product partnership agreements, etc.).
  • Experience managing an IP portfolio.
  • Experience working at a high growth technology company, in particular at a B2B software or SaaS company.
  • High ethical standards and strong communication skills.
  • Practical yet creative problem-solving approach that emphasizes addressing business needs while protecting Forter’s interests.
  • Willingness to work cross-functionally and on projects that are new and/or unfamiliar.
  • Ability to work on multiple issues simultaneously and set appropriate priorities while delivering results efficiently.
Responsibilities
  • Lead privacy compliance efforts by ensuring that our products and practices align with global privacy, security and AI laws and regulations, including GDPR, CCPA and the EU AI Act.
  • Serve as the point of contact for privacy and security-related inquiries and incidents.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate privacy and AI considerations into our products and services, develop and execute a cohesive product legal strategy, and implement best practices.
  • Monitor, review and assess new laws and regulations that impact Forter’s business, including privacy and security, data governance, IP, AI and payments regulations, and provide practical advice on their implications.
  • Work closely with our InfoSec team on managing security incidents, maintaining security certifications, and implementing best practices globally.
  • Assist in creating, implementing, and managing privacy, data governance, information security, and incident response policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Conduct privacy impact assessments and risk assessments where required.
  • Support privacy projects, provide DPA contracting support, and facilitate integration of privacy, risk, and compliance requirements into business planning processes, including marketing and new product development.
  • Support the risk management function of the business, serving on the Risk Oversight Committee and relevant sub-committees.
  • Support business teams in structuring product partnerships, and drafting and negotiating agreements with vendors.
  • Advise senior management and business clients on aspects of privacy and AI laws and regulations globally, including through the creation of customer collateral.

Forter offers a Trust Platform for digital commerce, leveraging fraud management, payment optimization, chargeback recovery, identity protection, and abuse prevention technologies to enable real-time decision-making and minimize revenue losses for enterprises.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$525M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

8%