Information Governance Officer (Data Protection)

Housing & Care 21
£35,000 per annum (pro-rata if applicable)
04 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Governance Officer (Data Protection) BLUI54449 Birmingham Salary: £35,000 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) Maternity Contract for up to 14 months Full time but will consider part time for the right candidate Housing & Care 21 is a leading national provider of retirement housing and care services for people aged 55 and above. We deliver affordable, contemporary, person-centred care and housing that meets individual needs, improves wellbeing and promotes independent living. We are a not-for-profit organisation and operate in over 150 local authority areas-managing around 19,000 Retirement and Extra Care apartments and provide over 80,000 hours of care each week to more than 31,000 customers. We have an excellent opportunity for an Information Governance Officer to join our team based at our Head Offices in Birmingham. This is a maternity cover contract lasting up to 14 months, and whilst it is a full time role, we will consider part time for the right candidate. As the Information Governance Officer your role will be to provide and maintain a robust information governance framework to deliver legal compliance, meet business needs and improve the overall information governance environment. You will work across the business to understand and mitigate risks around the storing of, access to, and sharing of information and respond to adverse incidents as and when they arise. We are looking for someone who has a graduate level education, with experience in Information Governance or data protection. With comprehensive knowledge of standards relating to information security and legal or regulatory framework for data protection, you will have experience in undertaking data protection audits, and of preparing and delivering professional reports and presentations. If you are a team player, have the ability to work well under pressure and are customer and service quality focused, we would love to hear from you. Closing date: 9am on 2nd October, 2017 Interview Date: 6th October 2017 This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.
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