Information Governance Manager
This is an exciting time to join Stratford District Council (SDC) in this new joint initiative with its neighbouring authority, Warwick District Council (WDC).
You will undertake the statutory role of Data Protection Officer under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for both SDC and WDC. Your first priority is to provide expert project management to ensure that both councils are compliant with the GDPR and the UK Data Protection Bill (DPB). This will include advising officers, monitoring corporate compliance, drafting policies and procedures and delivering training and awareness-raising.
You will also devise, implement and review all information governance policies, strategies and procedures relating to all aspects of information management for both councils, to ensure corporate compliance with all information management legislation and policies.
You will help to embed and consolidate a culture of information governance good practice across both Councils and you will also oversee the processing of FOI/EIR requests and data protection enquiries and assist with all aspects of information management.
Within each two week period you will support SDC for 3 days and WDC for 2 days (week one), and in week two you will support WDC for 3 days and SDC for 2 days etc.
For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Phil Grafton on 01789 260400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org