Senior Information Manager

Recruiter
Networkers
Location
Bristol
Salary
£28.07/hour
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
A Senior Information Manager is required to support the team in ensuring that subject access requests under the Data Protection Act and are responded to appropriately and met procedural time scales. The role holder will process the more complex and involved requests. This involves initial assessment of the request; contact with managers to identify information held. To lead on all complaints from Requesters. To apply knowledge of data protection principles and statute to reviewing existing processes, and ensuring that new systems, procedures or research studies are data protection compliant.

This is an exceptional opportunity to be part of a team which will plan for and deliver extensive new data protection legislation over the next 12 months. The EU General Data Protection Regulation takes effect in the UK in May 2018, requiring a significant number of changes to existing Environment Agency processes and procedures. You will need to be able to learn quickly in order to play your part in both preparing for the new legislation, and ensuring the organisation continues to comply with current requirements.

You will be a motivated self-starter, capable of managing your own workload to deliver key activities within both statutory and project timescales. You will have good knowledge of the Data Protection Act.

Specifically:

* You maximise work output by setting goals and priorities tracking and measuring outcomes and taking swift remedial action when necessary.

* You prepare convincing arguments on complex issues, presenting information logically, concisely and persuasively.

* You will be able to demonstrate how you have supported process development through to implementation.

* You plan work in advance by thinking through the action necessary to complete tasks to deadlines and adjust plans as necessary.

* You will have previous experience of advising customers and/or staff how to comply with data protection legislation, and will have an understanding of the requirements of the new General Data Protection Regulation.

This role is to start asap and will pay £28.07 per hour (Umbrella/Deemed Payroll Ltd)