Information Governance Officer

Leicester, Leicestershire
Grade E, £27,025 - £33,199 per annum
09 Aug 2019
04 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Governance Officer

De Montfort University (DMU)

Executive, Governance & Legal Services

Ref. D-60824860-02

Grade E, £27,025 - £33,199 per annum

Permanent, Full-time


De Montfort University (DMU) is an ambitious, globally-minded institution with a relentless focus on delivering excellent teaching and learning, high-quality research and a sector-leading student experience. DMU's ability to comply with information governance legislation is key.

Faculty / Directorate

Executive, Governance and Legal Services (EGLS) is a small, professional service based in the historic Trinity House building. The department is comprised of three interlinking teams Executive Services, Clerks Office and Legal Services.


Reporting to the Information Governance Manager, the Information Governance Officer will work with the Data Protection Officer as well as managers and colleagues within EGLS and across the University to ensure that the University is compliant with its obligations under the Data Protection Act 2018, the Freedom of Information Act 2000, the Environmental Information Regulations 2005, the General Data Protection Regulation and other applicable legislation and best practice.

Ideal Candidate

This role would suit a motivated self-starter with experience of information governance gained in a complex organisation. You will have excellent organisational skills and meticulous attention to detail. You will have experience of dealing confidentially with sensitive matters and have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to provide complex guidance to colleagues at all levels within the University.

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Planned interview date: Week commencing 16th September 2019.

Closing Date: 4th September 2019