Senior Information Governance Officer

Posted on Dec 9, 2018 by Citizens Advice

Not Specified United Kingdom
4 Dec 2018
Annual Salary
Citizens Advice offers confidential advice online, over the phone, and in person, for free. Through our national network of charities, we give people the knowledge and the confidence they need to find their way forward - whoever they are, and whatever their problem. In 2017-18 we helped 2.6 million people face to face, over the phone, by email and webchat, and people visited our online advice pages 25 million times. We help with everything from money issues to problems at work, housing to consumer rights. Now we want to do even more.

Senior Information Governance Officer
£44,137 plus £3,520 London Allowance (if applicable)
Full time
Job Ref: 18\255

Citizens Advice are seeking a Senior Information Governance Officer with experience of supporting the design and delivery of good data protection practice within an organisation.

This role will be joining an established Information Governance team which will consist of 6 members of staff.

As a Senior Information Governance Officer you'll work with the team to support the aims of Citizens Advice and create a culture of shared responsibility for privacy risk management.

You will lead on developing and supporting organisational policies and processes that ensure we comply with data protection law and good information management practice.

You will lead on or support distinct workstreams at a senior level to sustain our compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation, Data Protection Act 2018 and meet our business objectives.

The role will also require you to provide data protection advice at a senior level to Citizens Advice and our wider network of local offices on novel issues with a practical, risk based approach ensuring we continue to protect the privacy rights of our clients, employees and volunteers.

Citizens Advice values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people, as they are currently under represented in our workforce.

Closing Date: 3rd January 2019
Interview Date: w/c 14th January 2019

Reference: 599177888

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