About the role
Supporting the Director of Legal (who is also the Data Protection Officer for Macmillan), and building relationships with other key stakeholders, you will take a lead in ensuring compliance with GDPR, the Data Protection Act 2018, the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations and other legal and best practice requirements relating to data protection and information governance.
Heading up a highly skilled and successful team, you will play a key role in the delivery of the Data Programme and take accountability for running Information Governance activities relating to both Programme and BAU work streams.
You will have responsibility for developing and overseeing the Information Governance strategy as well as leading the IG team in providing specialist advice to staff across the Charity.
Having gained industry recognised qualifications in Information Governance, you have a sound understanding of confidentiality and data protection legislation as well as information security frameworks.
You have experience of developing, overseeing, and managing information governance work programmes and policies as well as providing information governance advice and support to a large, complex organisation.
An influential leader with experience gained through senior management in a relevant field you have proven ability to motivate, inspire and develop teams to deliver high performance.
Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to change the closing date of our vacancies.
We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths so we seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, reflecting the diverse nature of our society.
We will support you throughout the recruitment process with any reasonable adjustments required in accordance with the Equality Act. Please contact the Recruitment Team if you require support.