Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (“Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Director, Business & Legal Affairs – Data Privacy and Security (“Director”) to be located in Knoxville, TN or New York City. Interested candidates please submit your resume to ScrippsBLA2017@mlaglobal.com.
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Overview: The Director, Business & Legal Affairs will provide legal advice and support to the Company globally on all aspects of data privacy and security risk and compliance.
Company: Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. is a global media company and the Leader in Lifestyle Media. Its power-house brands – HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country – stimulate personal creativity, spark ingenuity and capture the joy of living richer and fuller lives. Whether remodeling a home, creating a meal or traveling the world, consumers know that life is celebrated on its channels. Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. is where committed, passionate people create some of the best loved and most respected brands in the business. Over 170 million consumers connect with those brands each month through unique, vibrant and engaging programming.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus commensurate with experience.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3+ years legal experience handling data privacy and cybersecurity issues, including foundational training at a top tier law firm. Both US and international experience is preferred. Experience working in the entertainment and media industry is a plus, as is IAPP certification.
Location: Knoxville, TN or New York City, NY
Relocations: Local New York or Knoxville candidates preferred
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