Freedom of Information and Compliance Officer

Recruiter
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location
Midlothian
Salary
£30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Client A public sector organisation looking for a Compliance Officer to work a three month contract. The Role Track DPA and FOI compliance providing reports, managing identified non-conformances and resolving issues arising to ensure understanding and how to comply throughout the organisation Candidates without experience in end-to-end processing of Freedom of Information requests will not be considered. Support the Risk & Improvement Manager with the development and enhancement of their Quality Management System. In particular the transition to ISO 9001 2015 Coordinate and maintain the Integrated Audit Schedule to ensure ongoing delivery of the same and provide reporting as required Act as the focal point for Information Legislation affecting a Public Body, by providing internal advice and instruction to all areas including policy to ensure their awareness and compliance Review, revise and propose updated draft Data Protection, Freedom of Information and records management policies, including procedures to be submitted for board approval, ensuring they fit with current legislation and practice Design and deliver training and awareness courses on Data Protection and Freedom of Information (and other legal requirements) to ensure management and staff are aware of current legislation and their responsibilities Co-ordinate, consult and respond to Freedom of Information requests made to the organisation and ensure that the response is issued within the time period allowed in the Freedom of Information Act Co-ordinate the Driving Licence checking process annually, to ensure that all designated drivers remain compliant with corporate requirements The Candidate Experience with Business Management System ISO 9001 ISEB DP qualification Strong written, oral and presentation skills Report writing Strong IT skills Team player Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: httpsprivacy-statement