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Information Governance Manager

Job Title: Information Governance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57531_1526487198
Contact Name: Paul Spooner
Contact Email: p.spooner@parity.net
Job Published: May 16, 2018 17:13

Job Description

Our leading public sector client is looking for an Information Governance Manager to work in Leeds on a permanent basis.

Information Governance - ISO - GDPR - Up to 47K - Permanent

As Information Governance Manager you will have experience in a broad range of areas, including information assurance, data protection and related legislation. It is essential that as Information Governance Manager you have significant experience of Information Assurance, Data Protection and good knowledge/interest in Cyber Security.


  • Ensuring the management, security and integrity of data held within IT systems is compliant with client policies, local arrangements and relevant legislation;
  • Providing leadership, expert advice and guidance relating to information governance for data held within IT Systems and supporting users involved in wider data management activities;
  • Controlling the flow of data in and out of systems to prevent unauthorised disclosure;
  • Undertaking routine or ad hoc audits to test compliance with IA policies or standards
  • Provide expert advice and guidance in the relevant legal areas e.g. DPA/GDPR, RIPA, FOI;
  • Managing the reporting and investigation of incidents and breaches. Work cross team to investigate issues and recommend appropriate control improvements;
  • Supporting the delivery of new projects via agreed processes including the drafting, review or advice on Data Sharing and Data Processing Agreements;
  • Operating and maintaining PCI-DSS certification

Skills/Experienced Required:

  • Experience of drafting, reviewing, maintaining and delivering policies procedures and information security, risk and regulatory compliance awareness training;
  • Significant experience of undertaking risk assessment and management, identifying information risks and advising on mitigation of that risk;
  • Substantial knowledge of relevant legislation e.g. DPA/GDPR, RIPA and FOI and IT related compliance matters and the ability to provide professional advice and guidance on these areas;
  • Experience of investigating breaches of data protection or security, including making recommendation of appropriate control improvements;
  • Experience of monitoring the application and compliance of security operations procedures and reviewing information systems for actual or potential breaches in security;
  • The ability to build effective relationships with internal and external customers and technical partners;

Please forward CVs or call on 0208 171 1646

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