Compliance Manager

Data Compliance Officer

Ref: 3217| Posted: 11th Dec 20172017-12-11

This vacancy is now closed

Do you have a background in legal or HR compliance, Work with a leading Government organisation to ensure they are fully compliant with the new GDPR legislation that comes into effect in May 2018


Job Purpose:


To provide advice and support to the organisation particularly in information assurance and GDPR implementation issues.


Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:


  • Design and deliver staff training and awareness events
  • Play a vital part in the preparation and implementation of GDPR requirements
  • To assist the Manager in resolving Freedom of Information, Data Protection requests and Complaints
  • Responsible for monitoring and managing the Freedom of Information, Data Protection, Complaints and Security mailbox
  • To investigate complaints and draft appropriate responses
  • To assist with Incident management and reporting
  • Responsible for arranging and delivering mandatory Information Management training as part of induction for new starters
  • Ensure staff training records in relation to mandatory training sessions are accurate and up to date
  • Liaising with Crown Records Management to ensure effective management of records
  • To assist with developing information assurance policies and procedures
  • Provide assistance with additional duties relating to NDAs, data sharing and contracts
  • Any other support or responsibilities as required to the Manager and the Head of Governance





  • Proven experience of handling FOI, Data Protection, Records Management and Information Assurance in a professional and progressive environment
  • Previous complaint handling complaints
  • Full appreciation and a good understanding of the FOI Act, Data Protection Act, GDPR, Security Policy Framework and the Data Handling Review
  • Experience of GDPR preparations
  • Delivery of training and staff awareness event


This role will offer a competitive salary alongside an excellent befits package that includes flexible working hours and 38 days holiday


Please apply now or contact me directly 07795 613193