Counsel, Ad Tech/Privacy – REMOTE

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Global media company is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile, and live events. The company has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 130 years and today has one of the world’s largest news-gathering operations globally. It is home to leading publications and products including several prominent organizations.

About the Role:

Global media company with offices in New York City and New Jersey is seeking an experienced lawyer to join its Legal Department as Counsel. You have experience advising clients in digital media or ad tech. You shall also have substantive knowledge of digital privacy. You will handle a variety of legal work, commercial and transactional, relating to advertising, with an initial focus on Ad Tech & Digital Media initiatives, and will also advise on privacy matters. You will support nimble, innovative sales and commercial teams and therefore require timely, practical legal advice and support in a fast-paced environment, with careful balancing of risks in light of commercial and strategic goals.


  • Report to the Chief Privacy Officer.
  • Advise consumer division on their data-driven activities, including digital advertising technology, data analytics, and data solutions in compliance with global privacy laws.
  • Draft, negotiate, and review agreements relating to digital media advertising, ad tech, affiliate marketing, including media buys, insertion orders, variations on IAB terms, and vendor agreements.
  • Help align company data collection and processing practices with applicable privacy laws, regulations, and self-regulatory principles.
  • Maintain updated knowledge of legal and regulatory developments that are relevant to the company’s consumer division, including online privacy, ad tech, and digital media.


  • A Juris Doctor from a reputable law school.
  • 3+ years’ experience as a commercial lawyer in a law firm and/or media company with you having some law training.
  • A license to practice law in New York or New Jersey or the ability to obtain an in-house limited license.
  • Solid knowledge of online advertising and data solutions (e.g., use of cookies and cookie alternatives, programmatic advertising, data management platforms, data suppliers).
  • Familiarity with privacy laws with an ongoing interest in privacy and technology law work.
  • Willingness to learn the business and its strategy.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with attention to detail.
  • Able to multi-task and exercise good judgment in setting priorities to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • High level of initiative and self-motivation, with an ability to work in a team environment or independently.
  • Worked with clients from varying disciplines and geographic backgrounds.


  • Comprehensive Healthcare Plans
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plans
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
  • Education Benefits
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Family Care Benefits
  • Commuter Transit Program
  • Subscription Discounts
  • Employee Referral Program

Salary range: $200,000 and 20% bonus

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