As a Technology and Data Protection lawyer at Bird & Bird you will have the opportunity to work on varied data protection and technology projects in a truly international environment. We have a strong presence in the Nordic region, which offers our lawyers the opportunity to work together with their Swedish and Danish colleagues on interesting Nordic and international assignments. As we are the leading firm in business sectors where technology plays a role, we are growing and are now looking for new talent to become part of our success story.
We are looking for an Associate (0-3 years' work experience) to join our dynamic commercial and data protection team, to help clients in Finland, in the Nordics and across the world to comply with complex data protection and technology related legal challenges. You might be freshly graduated or have a few years' experience in data protection and/or relevant commercial law matters. While the focus of this position is in data protection law, we expect from a successful candidate to be interested in the whole area of commercial law and to be able to familiarize yourself with new and developing areas of law.
We value candidates with a willingness to learn and persistence to solve difficult problems in our clients' best interest. We are looking for dedicated team players who enjoy challenges and our fast-paced international environment. The person we seek will have good analytical skills, understand the bigger picture and have excellent attention to detail. Our working environment requires fluency in Finnish and English, and for this Nordic position we also require Swedish as a working language. You are based in Finland with an option to work part-time from our Stockholm office.
We offer an opportunity to work in a challenging and rewarding working environment in one of the leading law firms globally. We take pride in our culture and reputation for having a professional, efficient but friendly and informal working environment. For us, our employees are an invaluable asset and we look after their well-being and continuously invest in their development, e.g. by offering a wide range of local and international training and secondment opportunities.
Have we captured your interest? Please send your application and CV by 5 August to email@example.com with the title "Data Protection Recruitment". We will review the applications continuously as they arrive. All applications are treated in confidence. The position will be filled as soon as suitable candidate is found.
For more information, please contact Head of the Data Protection Group (Finland), Tobias Bräutigam, at +358 50 482 3424 on 29 June between 4 and 5 pm or on 25 July between 1 and 2 pm. You can also reach Tobias by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Bird & Bird is an international law firm which supports organisations being changed by technology or the digital world. We combine exceptional legal expertise with deep industry knowledge and refreshingly creative thinking, to help clients achieve their commercial goals. We have over 1200 lawyers in 28 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific with a strong presence in Denmark, Finland and Sweden. In the Nordic region we have a team of over 125 lawyers spread across three offices. In our Helsinki office we currently employ over 85 legal and client service professionals. To find out more about us, visit www.twobirds.com.