European Centre for Certification and Privacy is an SME specialised in research and innovation in the data protection and certification domain. ECCP is particularly active in Privacy and Personal Data Protection with a focus on data protection assessment and certification. It is in charge of maintaining and further developing the Europrivacy Certification Scheme (https://europrivacy.org/) on the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance assessment. It is supported by an International Board of Experts in data protection.
Other, what?: Scheme Owner
Prospective candidates will be supporting the organisation in research activities and legal analysis in relation to the Europrivacy Certification Scheme, an innovative GDPR certification mechanism capable of certifying various data processing activities. As part of their daily activities, prospective candidates will be involved in several communication activities, including supporting the organisation of webinars and online/onsite global conferences or events (e.g. Privacy Symposium). For onsite conferences/events in Europe, travel might be required (subject to COVID19 restrictions). The internship will be performed in close cooperation with Mandat International foundation and its IoT Lab platform for research.
EUR 1000.00 per month
Company Law - General
Comparative Law - Advanced
Industrial & Intellectual Property Law - General
Information Technology Law - Advanced
Private International Law - General
Public International Law - Advanced
English - Fluent
Prospective candidates should have a background or strong interest in personal data protection (including in-depth understanding of the GDPR and other regulations) and technology. The working language of the organisation is English; therefore, a strong oral and written command is necessary for candidates to be able to contribute to the research activities. A degree from an English language program and/or an internationally recognised language certificate (i.e. IELTS 7.5 or TOEFL 102-109) is desirable.