Sr. Counsel, Privacy and Cybersecurity - WestRock - Atlanta, GA
Major, Lindsey & Africa
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
Internal Number: 157991
Overview: WestRock is seeking to hire a highly skilled privacy and cyber professional who will be responsible for leading a comprehensive privacy program to include policies and processes that ensure compliance with applicable law, industry best practice and customer requirements. This role will be part of a team of legal and compliance specialists with a mission to deliver top-quality, strategic, cost-effective, and creative solutions to mitigate risk.
Company: WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
Experience: 7-10+ years of experience in data privacy, cyber, or a related field, preferably with experience designing and building a comprehensive global privacy compliance program.
Location: Atlanta, GA
Relocation: Yes. This is a national search.
Bar: Bar admission in good standing in the U.S., preferably in a southern state just based upon the location of the case load.
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