Careers

We’re growing and at times we have career opportunities for those wanting to work within the privacy space.

If we have any current vacancies they will be listed below.  However, if we have nothing currently listed, we would still like to hear from you, if you are passionate about forging a career as a privacy professional.

If you would like to register your interest for any roles listed below or for any future roles, please fill in the form at the bottom of the page.

Current Career Opportunity

Privacy 108 is looking for talented people to join our team as data privacy consultants, advising our broad and expanding client base around Australia. You’ll have the opportunity to build your expertise in a rapidly growing market, by providing compliance and management advice to innovative Australian businesses who deal with data analytics, machine learning and large-scale personal datasets.

About Us

Privacy108 is a specialist consulting firm offering legal and non-legal data privacy advisory services. Working remotely and from our office in Brisbane, we provide data privacy advice and training to businesses of all sizes, across the travel, finance, healthcare and public sectors.   Our subsidiary, IT Security Training Australia, has provided privacy and security training services to public and private sector organisations for many years.

About the Role

Whilst previous experience in privacy law is not a specific requirement of this role, a genuine interest in this area, as well as a willingness to learn and adapt will be vital to your success. A great grip on technology and an ability to absorb new concepts quickly will be beneficial in this role. An interest in training and learning development will also be nurtured, with the opportunity to develop learning materials and provide guidance across a range of levels, from initial privacy awareness, to certified privacy professional training. This role will suit tech-savvy law students and legal graduates with an interest in privacy, as well as people with backgrounds in data science or business analytics, looking for a new exciting challenge.

This role will commence on a casual, hourly basis (20 hours per week), likely to progress to a part-time or full-time role for the right candidate, as our business grows. Your schedule can be flexible around your commitments and work will primarily be carried out remotely (however we would prefer a candidate based within commuting distance of our Brisbane office to attend team meetings and training from time to time.

You will be exposed to a broad and varied portfolio of work, from privacy impact assessments and legal research, to the implementation of cutting edge privacy technology solutions. We will also offer the successful candidate the opportunity to study for and undertake a professional certification in privacy.
Your tasks will include:

  • Assessing the privacy maturity and compliance regimes of our clients.
  • Advising on legal and industry specific privacy obligations.
  • Assisting our clients deal with data breaches and privacy complaints.
  • Helping clients understand the effect of international privacy laws, including the EU General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’) on their operations.
  • Bolstering our know-how, writing articles and conducting privacy research.
  • Updating our learning materials and helping us grow our library of resources.
  • Identifying, understanding and applying the latest developments in privacy practice management including software solutions.
  • Data discovery and mapping.
  • Business development and marketing.
  • If you come from a legal background (which is not essential), you might also assist us in providing legal services to our clients.

A bit about you

We are looking for someone who is energetic and eager to learn and grow the practice with us.

Our ideal candidate would have any of the following experience:

  • Privacy consulting experience; or
  • Experience in data analytics; or
  • Experience as a data security practitioner; or
  • Experience providing privacy law advice in a private firm, in-house or public sector setting.

We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates with all of the following:

  • A deep interest in Australian and international information privacy law, regulation and practice.
  • An interest in technology and an ability to quickly familiarise yourself with new technologies.
  • Very good interpersonal, presentation and communications skills.
  • The ability to deal with and relate to people from a wide range of professional backgrounds.
  • Highly developed written communication and research skills.
  • The ability to work autonomously, with limited supervision (though we’ll always be around to help).
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