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Information Governance Policy Manager

Contract Type:
Interim Jobs
Compliance Jobs, Policy Jobs
£36000 - £44000 per annum
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Do you have experience of information governance and data protection legislation? Are you looking for a challenging contract working on an exciting programme of change in Edinburgh?

ASA is looking for an Information Governance Policy Manager to join our public sector client for an initial 6 month contract.

You will lead on specific deliverables required as well as providing an assurance and compliance function on behalf of the programme.


· Manage the process of creating data sharing agreements with Scottish and UK public sector organisations including leading on drafting and ensuring sign-off of specific agreements
· Provide a lead role on Information Governance and assurance to one or many agile service teams, ensuring they adopt a 'privacy by design' approach, including facilitating the development of data protection impact assessments and reports and close involvement in agile design and delivery and related assurance gates
· Development of user stories for information governance to be delivered in the agile and waterfall deliveries
· Provide an assurance function on Privacy by Design to the programme's governance
· Complete updates to the programme's Data Protection Impact Assessment documentation as required post each DPIA process - multiple processes will require completion across multiple multi-disciplinary service teams
· Draft required instructions to support the establishment of legislative gateways to enable the legal sharing of data
· Manage communications and engagement for information governance policy


· Experience of information governance and data protection legislation and guidance in relation to data processing, including developing and supporting governance frameworks and undertaking or supporting data protection impact assessments
· Experience of developing data or information sharing agreements within the public sector and in developing privacy notices
· Proven interpersonal and leadership skills
· Ability to be flexible and open to new ideas whilst working in an assurance capacity
· Experience of working in public service delivery, research and statistics or other areas that benefit from rich, accurate data and evidence
· Experience of working in a programme and/or digital environment

If you are interested in this Information Governance Policy Manager post, please click the link below to apply!

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.


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