Information Manager - SARs, Data Protection - GBP31,571

Michael Page UK
31571.00 GBP Annual
21 Oct 2021
21 Oct 2021
Part Time
Contract Type
Work for one of the regions oldest charities in a critical data focused role
Attractive pension and flexible working options available, including part time
About Our Client

The client are a long-established charity delivering vital education and social care services to vulnerable young people. This role is based in their Stockport office but remote working (up to 4 days per week) is available. They are looking for someone who will embody their values and be as passionate as them about the difference they make with their work.

Job Description

Information Manager - SARs, Data Protection - GBP31,571

1. Monitor and evaluate latest legislation and policy development in your subject area ensuring that the Trust remains compliant. Acting as DPO you will monitor internal compliance, inform and advise on data protection obligations, provide advice regarding Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) and act as a contact point for data subjects and the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).
2. Take the leading role in managing Subject Access Requests. Working with internal teams to ensure information is provided in a timely manner and advising on what information can legally be provided to the person(s) / organisations making the request.
3. Ensure an effective records management programme throughout the Together Trust's care, education, community, clinical and central support services to allow for access to accurate records for a range of operational and strategic purposes using the Trust's CALM Records database.
4. Provide advice and assistance to all colleagues on the management of electronic records in accordance with the relevant standards set out in Trust policy.
5. Deliver up-to-date training on Data Protection and Records Management for the workforce.
6. Oversee the transfer of all Trust records to archives in line with records management policy.
7. Liaise with external providers and members of the public regarding the Together Trust's prestigious archive collection in order to answer queries on family research and to maintain the Trust's heritage within the voluntary sector.

The Successful Applicant

At it's core, in this role you would be responsible for understanding what the organisation can and can't do with the information it holds. It is a highly responsible role within the organisation and requires someone dedicated, organised and passionate, with a high degree of self accountability.

* Understanding of legal framework surrounding record keeping including contractual arrangements, Data Protection, intellectual property rights and Freedom of Information
* Understanding of information and electronic records management principles

You must hold a degree in a relevant subject or an equivalent qualification in data protection.

What's on Offer

Starting salary of GBP31,571

Pension - 7% employer contribution

25 days annual leave (rising to 30 with service)

A range of flexible benefits to support your health and well-being.

This role can be offered on a part-time or condensed hours basis. Above all, it is an opportunity to join a values-led organisation who provide an essential service across the North West.

Information Manager - SARs, Data Protection - GBP31,571

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