Disclosure Officer - Information Governance & Risk Management

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
25 Jan 2023
22 Feb 2023
Charlotte Williams
Practice Area
Data Protection
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, an international not for profit organisation, is looking to recruit a Disclosure Officer to join the team.

The role offers a mix of remote working with 1-2 days per week based at the head office in Manchester City Centre.

The team is responsible for providing Freedom of Information, Environmental Information, Subject Access Request, and Transparency advice to stakeholders across the organisation.

The role will focus on the following; providing advice on handling information access requests in line with UK legislative requirements (e. Freedom of Information, Data Protection, Environmental Information Regulations, Public Sector Information Re-Use Regulations) with the Disclosure Manager regularly to provide updates on the open case work and any issues that have arisen. Ensuring that any complex issues are escalated and that the business area is informed of any decisions made by the Disclosures Team and to consult with third-parties where necessary.

To be considered for the role it is essential that you have previously experience of managing Freedom of Information, Environmental Information and Subject Access Requests and the relevant exemptions. Strong organisation and IT skills and the ability to forge relationships with stakeholders at all levels is also key.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a highly regarded international organisation and to develop your skills within information governance further,

If this role is of interest, please contact Charlotte Williams at Chadwick Mott in Birmingham.

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.