Information Compliance Officer

Recruiter
Boston Hale
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
10 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Information Governance, GDPR, Freedom of Information, FOI, Prevent, Managing, Information Assurance

Information Compliance Officer

Our client, a prestigious University in London is looking for an enthusiastic Information Compliance Officer to join their growing team. On a fixed-term 12-month contract, you will be responsible in ensuring that all data, including research coming through the University is compliant with GDPR laws and the DPA.

Relevant Experience:

* Substantial experience in an Information Assurance environment meeting legal compliance requirements around Data Protection legislation.

* Experience of responding to freedom of information and subject access requests.

* Practical experience of developing and delivering training programs, providing training and guidance about Data Protection to all levels of staff, in a variety of formats.

* Experience of researching, writing and implementing policies, standards, procedures and best practice documentation.

Skills needed:

* Skilled in interpreting complex legislation, supporting codes of practice and related documentation to assess how they affect business activities throughout the University and present them in a manner comprehensible to the target audience.

* The ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing, particularly the ability to communicate complex technical subjects in plain English to staff at all levels in the University.

* Able to work alone to investigate and identify practical solutions to complex information legislation and records management queries.

* Able to prioritise own work in the context of the team to ensure that the competing demands of statutory, short-term, unpredictable deadlines and longer-term business interests are both met.

* The ability to investigate data breach incidents.

* Good IT skills, including an ability to contribute to and develop IT-based service provision and implement electronic storage and retrieval systems.

* High-level interpersonal skills, including strong diplomatic, influencing and persuading skills.

If you are keen to take on a position that offers fantastic development opportunities on a personal level, in addition to providing a working environment that is supportive and delivers generous leave, 9am-5pm hours, access to gym facilities and a fantastic pension, then please get in contact ASAP with your application.

Information Governance, GDPR, Freedom of Information, FOI, Prevent, Managing, Information Assurance

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