FOI and DPA Officer - SSA

Recruiter
LB RICHMOND UPON THAMES AND LB WANDSWORTH
Location
Surrey
Salary
29695.00 - 36549.00 GBP Annual + inclusive plus PRP
Posted
17 Sep 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Category
Public Sector
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

FOI and DPA Officer - SSA
GBP29,695 to GBP36,549 per annum inclusive plus PRP
36 hours per week
Richmond and Wandsworth

The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth present a unique opportunity to be part of a team who are working together to create a ground-breaking shared staffing structure across both boroughs.

We are seeking motivated individuals with relevant experience to join us as FOI and DPA officers. The post involve an interesting range of work, focused primarily on FOI casework, but also involving other duties including the provision of DPA advice and training to all SSA staff and dealing with requests for information from members of the public.

You must have detailed knowledge of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, Environmental Information Regulations 2004 and Data Protection Act 1998 and their application to local authorities.

You must also have excellent communication skills, be capable of working under pressure, demonstrate good self-organisation, political sensitivity and attention to detail, be able to work effectively in a team and have a commitment to flexibility.

Previous experience of FOI casework will be required for these posts. We will offer appointments at starting salaries commensurate with the successful candidate's knowledge, skills and experience.

If you would like to find out more about the job, please contact Bunmi Ogunseye on Tel. .

Please apply on-line at jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk

Closing Date: 30 September 2017

CVs are not accepted.