Legal & Privacy, Manager

Location: Isle of Man, Ireland, Malta (remote)

Nearly every company will tell you they are customer focused/centric or even obsessed, but what is important is how you demonstrate that, at Uptick Entertainment our entire platform has been built from the ground up, truly created with the customer at is centre.  Uptick are led by team who are deeply passionate about both customer technology and gaming, having decades of experience in both areas.  Uptick will be at the forefront of the next phase of online gaming, and if being part of this transformation excites you – read on:  

A opportunity has arisen for a Legal and Privacy Manager to join our team. This newly created position reports to the Chief Compliance Officer and will be working with stakeholders across the business to establish our Legal and Privacy framework and ensure best practice procedures and that the operations of the business comply with all relevant regulations.

Starting from the ground up, the ideal candidate will have a background in both legal and privacy regulations, with a global outlook, a “can do” approach and ready to hit the ground running.

What does the role look like?

What you will be doing: 

  • Establish Uptick’s privacy regime.
  • Maintain a strong understanding of privacy and data protection legislation.
  • Ensure Uptick remains abreast of any changes in legislation which may impact its operations.
  • Draft policies, procedures and templates and any other legal documentation as may be required to ensure compliance with requirements.
  • Support Uptick in the implementation of its privacy regime through operational involvement with stakeholders.
  • Provide training to other teams at Uptick.
  • Instil a compliance culture, specifically on the notion of privacy by design.
  • Support the legal department on reviews of contractual agreements in relation to clauses which relate to data privacy.
  • Support Uptick teams on any privacy questions as they may arise.
  • Manage Uptick’s engagement with any Regulators as needed.
  • Establish Uptick’s legal framework.
  • Conduct reviews and negotiations of contractual agreements.
  • Draft policies, procedures and templates and any other legal documentation as may be required to ensure compliance with requirements.
  • Support Uptick teams on any legal questions as they may arise.
  • Maintain ownership of any corporate filing or equivalent requirements.

What you will bring: 

  • A strong understanding of applicable data protection and privacy requirements, including direct engagement with regulators;
  • Demonstrable contract negotiation and review skills;
  • Experience in identification and management of legal risks which Uptick may face;
  • Bachelors or other legal degree or equivalent;
  • Ability to communicate and write in English fluently. Any other languages will be considered an asset, but are not a requirement;
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills with a proven ability to successfully drive high-impact projects forward.

It’s not essential, but it would be great if: 

  • You have worked in online gambling industry before
  • You have knowledge and experience with online poker

Key Uptick Values:  

  • Integrity: We are truthful, have strong principles, behave ethically and do the right thing, even if no one is aware of our actions.
  • Belonging: We are welcoming and accepting to all members of our community and possess the desire to be part of something even greater than ourselves.
  • Transparency: We live and work openly, never needing to hide our true selves, proving ourselves as honest, truthful, authentic and credible to others.
  • Innovation: We solve challenges by creatively inventing new and more imaginative solutions so that we are always bringing fresh ideas to life.
  • Teamwork: We believe in positive collaborative effort of our employees and partners to reach a common goal. Working together we can achieve amazing things. We dare to dream big.
  • Philanthropy: We promote the welfare and wellbeing of others, through the generous donation of personal time, gifts-in-kind or financial aid in our communities and around the world.


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