Monday , January 30 2023

Tim Hortons Hiring – Legal Director

Website Tim Hortons

Job Description:

RBI’s Global Privacy Program continues to mature in response to enhanced regulatory and enforcement risks, increased expectations around data ethics from society and key stakeholders, and innovative and evolving business models.  We’re quickly growing the team and need a Legal Director, Privacy & Data Protection in our Toronto office. This role will be reporting to the Global VP, Privacy Officer at RBI. It will be responsible for leading RBI’s Global Privacy Program in Canada, and for driving RBI’s handling of legal and compliance issues related to privacy, security, and data protection matters in the country.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate the impact of privacy laws, regulatory guidance, and enforcement actions
  • Lead the development and implementation in Canada of RBI’s Global Privacy & Data Protection Program
  • Oversee the legal and regulatory compliance for privacy, security, and data matters in Canada
  • Lead responses to regulatory inquiries and investigations, incident/breach response, and intensified data subject requests
  • Serve as the primary expert and resource on these matters for the teams on the ground. Provide legal advice and day-to-day support to legal colleagues and business stakeholders on privacy, security, and data related matters.
  • Design, propose and implement privacy processes, protocols, and controls that are the foundation of a modern and proactive privacy function
  • Draft, negotiate, structure, and advise on a variety of complex, multifaceted agreements involving partnerships, technology transactions, and data protection-related legal issues
  • Be the go-to person for all privacy matters and steer external counsel as needed
  • Educate and advise the business team on new data, privacy, and ethical uses, and provide strategies to address privacy and data governance considerations
  • Document, prioritize, and communicate clear privacy requirements for product initiatives and releases

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to understand key business issues while managing the day-to-day execution of key privacy program activities and supporting projects
  • Able to make smart decisions and balance risk, often in ambiguous situations and with imperfect information
  • Outstanding analytical and negotiation skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Sound business and legal judgement
  • Able to manage own schedule, work efficiently, prioritize workflow, meet demanding deadlines, and manage multi-faceted projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing and eager to dive into new areas of law and unfamiliar issues
  • Solid project management skills
  • Comfortable working with a legal and business mindset simultaneously

Job Details:

Company: Tim Hortons

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here