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Federal - Data Privacy and Ethics & Compliance Counsel

Arlington, VA 22212

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture, helps U.S. federal agencies build the government of the future. With 9,000 dedicated US employees, Accenture Federal Services is uniquely positioned to support federal agencies in shattering the status quo, achieving profound efficiencies and relentlessly delivering results. Accenture Federal Services is a long-time and trusted resource for the federal community. Every cabinet level agency in the United States-and 20 of the country's largest federal government agencies-have worked with Accenture Federal Services to achieve outcomes and move toward high performance. Join us and you can help our federal clients achieve what matters most, powering the services that touch the nation every day.

We're looking for a Data Privacy and Ethics & Compliance Counsel to support internal and client-facing operations. Responsibilities include:

+ Partner with legal, business, and technical leadership to interpret and apply regulations and policy across the companys operations and lines of business

+ Advise on data privacy issues and ethics & compliance requirements, including Global, US Federal, and US State & Local laws

+ Design and help implement risk assessments, policies, procedures, and tools related to data privacy and broader ethics & compliance areas

+ Support contracting teams to understand and mitigate contractual and delivery risk

+ Advise the business on the application of data privacy considerations, including PIA, to internal processes and emerging technologies, including AI

+ Provide strong collaboration across the business to anticipate and address risk and compliance

+ Develop and deliver communication and training to targeted audiences

Basic Qualifications:

+ U.S. Citizenship required

+ Juris Doctor with active Bar Membership

+ 5 years legal experience

+ 3 years focused experience with data privacy issues

+ 3 years experience with data privacy laws (e.g. GDPR, CCPA, Privacy Act)

+ Ability to communicate complex legal issues in an understandable and persuasive manner to technical and business leaders at all organizational levels

+ Ability to work cooperatively as part of a cross-functional team

+ Ability to work effectively in a virtual environment, leveraging telephonic, electronic, and face-to-face communications skills

+ Superior time management and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Knowledge of federal government contracting regulations and environment (e.g. NIST, FAR/DFARS, CICA, FCA)

+ Experience implementing compliance programs including risk assessments, policies, training, communication, and audits

+ Relevant experience with law firm or corporate legal department

+ Working knowledge of emerging technology and supply chain risk

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2020-05-11 Expires: 2020-06-14

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