Data Governance Manager

Recruiter
SSAFA 1
Location
London
Salary
£41,820.25 per annum A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full time
Posted
17 Mar 2021
Closes
20 Mar 2021
Ref
2032563169
Category
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full time Data Governance Manager (Maternity Cover) to join the Data Governance Team for up to one year at SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity.

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, supports the person behind the uniform; any time they need us, in any way they need us, for as long as they need us. Every year, SSAFA helps more than 82,000 people from the Forces family to get back on their feet: those currently serving, reserves, veterans and their families. Support is there for people at any stage in their military career; from the youngest recruit to the oldest veteran â€" no one’s service is ever forgotten. We give hope, help and personal support for as long as it takes to get that person’s life back to where they want it to be.

About the role

You will be ensuring that the organisation has robust practices & procedures to ensure it operates effectively and efficiently about its Data Protection obligations working with senior management and the external Data Protection Officer to ensure best practice is implemented. This role also takes the lead on handling Subject Access Requests, data breach reporting, and conducting reviews to ensure privacy and data protection compliance is being managed across the different SSAFA teams and is expected to play a significant part in ensuring that GDPR training across the organisation is relevant.

We are open to discussing the possibility of combining remote working with office work and working 30 hours a week. Please wait until the job offer stage before asking us about flexibility, and we will explore what is possible for the role.

About the team

The Data Governance Manager (Mat Cover) will report to the Director of Finance and work very closely with our external Data Protection Officer, who provides expertise and objectivity to the organisation. The DGM will also work closely with the Data Governance champions that represent each team across SSAFA.

About you

To carry out this role successfully you will have a track record of experience of working with data protection laws and their application in a large organisation alongside an excellent knowledge of data protection legislation under GDPR and DPA 2018.You will need to show that you can think creatively and analytically to find pragmatic solutions that you drive through to implementation.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

No agencies please. Any unsolicited submissions from agencies will be accepted as a direct application from the candidate and no fees will be payable.

Closing date: Midnight on 18/03/2021

Interviews: Week commencing 29/3/2021] [If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to undertake an aptitude test / deliver a presentation as part of the selection process.]

SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service.