Information Governance Officer / Urgent

Etech Partners
10 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client are a large charitable association are looking for an Information Governance Officer based in London.

You will support the IT and Information Governance Manager in delivering an effective service which will promote and increase awareness of information and good practice across the business.

You will be working on various Information Governance projects to ensure the organisation is compliant and meeting all statutory and regulatory requirements. This will include relevant legislation around ISO 27001 and GDPR.

In this role you will influence,advise and train internal and external staff on all aspects of Information Governance and demonstrate the importance of this to the business, management and stakeholders.


  • Perform Security Risk Assessments and identify ways to minimise threats.
  • Conduct a continuous assessment of current Security Practices and Systems, identifying areas for improvement.
  • Raise awareness and profile of Information Security internally and with our clients.
  • Carrying out Internal Audits to ensure that Security controls are effective.
  • Provide Security and Governance training.
  • Creating reports on Information Security areas including status reports and Incident reports.
  • Working on Information Governance documentation including Policy and Procedure reviews and documenting changes to Security processes.

About you:

  • Demonstrated experience in implementing, maintaining and improving information
  • Knowledge and understanding of Data Protection, GDPR and ISO 207001
  • Data Protection Foundation Certificate desirable but not essential
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines including working effectively to ensure regulatory deadlines are met
  • Highly effective team working skills, with an ability to collaborate with others and develop strong and effective working relationships across an organisation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, listening, and questioning skills

My client are offering excellent training and career development opportunities.

If you are enthusiastic about building a career in Information Governance and Security please email your CV immediately.