Head of Information Governance

Recruiter
Pertemps
Location
Bathgate
Salary
£450 - £550 per day
Posted
31 Mar 2021
Closes
09 Apr 2021
Ref
2086254595
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Head of Information Governance

Pertemps Scotland Ltd are working with our client in Edinburgh to recruit for a Head of Information Governance in the Public Sector on a temporary basis for 9 months with potential extension.

Due to current circumstances this role will be based remotely.
Day rate: £450 - £550(Inside IR35)

The main duties would be:
The role is responsible for driving the on-going review and development of the Organisations information and record management handling arrangements, ensuring compliance with current legislation and best practice. Responsibility for actively raising the profile and knowledge of information governance standards and best practice across the Organisation, including the provision of training, advice and guidance to colleagues, senior management and information asset owners on all aspects of information governance and records management.

Essential

- Excellent communication skills with an ability to build strong relationships with colleagues at all levels in order to influence and collaborate effectively to ensure delivery.
- Relevant experience of working in an information management role, developing & successfully applying & adapting information management standards/best practice effectively within an organisation and a thorough understanding of the underpinning legislation.
- A track record of collating, analysing & reporting complex information and problems.
- Strong political acuity i.e. the ability to understand issues and act appropriately given the political context.

Desirable

- A formal record management or information management qualification.

Candidates are required to have a Basic Disclosure Scotland Certificate