Our client has a vacancy for a Risk and Compliance Support Officer.You will join a team that is responsible for ensuring that the organisation has systems of internal control that adequately identify measure and manage its compliance and risks across all of its activities.You will need to have working knowledge of the Data Protection Act, excellent communication and presentation skills and the ability to manage a varied workload and work to tight deadlines.This role is a full time, fixed term contract till February 2018.The successful applicant will be responsible for:·Assisting in the maintenance of a Compliance Charter and Compliance Policy·Assisting with the implementation of a risk assessment framework including appropriate policies, tools and methodologies·Helping to promote a risk awareness culture ·Assisting in the creation and delivery of a compliance programme ensuring that compliance with relevant policies is maintained·Ensuring that all new initiatives, projects, services, products, processes and procedures are compliant with legal and regulatory requirements·Supporting the subject access request process ·Assisting with the maintenance of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) in conjunction with IS department that embraces best practice and compliance with ISO 27001/2·Assisting with maintaining a disaster recovery/business continuity plan The successful applicant needs to have:
·A relevant Data Protection Act qualification or be willing to work towards one ·Working knowledge of the Data Protection Act ·Experience of Regulatory compliance·Legal experience would be advantageous
Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.
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