Information Governance Officer

Posted 30 September 2021
Salary£19 - 22 per hour
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Contract
DisciplineCorporate Functions
ReferenceInGovKingston
Contact NameJohn Shorrock

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are working to recruit a Information Governance Officer for Kingston Council

Rate – £19-£22+ per hour (negotiable upon experience) - please submit your cv with the rate you require

The Role:

Have an excellent understanding of the Freedom of Information Act, and is able to apply this in practice to FOI requests.

Proven organisational skills , working to tight deadlines across both Boroughs

Maintains an effective database system for recording, monitoring, tracking, chasing and ensuring  all requests are responded to within the statutory timeframes agreed so both LBS and RBK are fully compliant with the requirements of the Act.

Escalates outstanding requests as appropriate if resolution cannot be reached

Identifies  requests that are sensitive/ political  in nature and raises these with the appropriate teams.

Liaise with members of the public in clarifying requests.

Provide guidance to link officers where appropriate on the framing of responses.

Prepares reports and presentations to support other members of the FOI teams to take to DMT’s etc.

Develops effective working relationships with services , in the performance of FOI data which is then  subsequently  published on the websites for both Councils.

Assist with maintaining our disclosure log.

Monitoring of performance against KPI’s and providing analysis of data.

Can you please confirm you are happy for Spencer Clarke Group to be the sole agency to represent you for this role?

IF YOU WISH TO APPLY PLEASE RESPOND FIRSTLY WITH AN UP TO DATE CV, AVAILABILITY/ NOTICE PERIOD, THE ROLE YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY FOR & THE HOURLY RATE YOU REQUIRE. We do not hold CV’s on file without first speaking with you. 

On receipt of your CV and contact details I will get in touch to discuss how to progress the application.

SCG REFERRAL SCHEME*

SCG offer a market leading referral scheme so if you know of someone who may be looking for work. Please feel free to pass on my details.

 

Any worker referred by yourself who is not registered and we place into a role, we can offer a referral fee of £250 to you!
If you wish to be put forward for this role, please apply and contact John Shorrock @ Spencer Clarke group – js@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk

WHY SPENCER CLARKE?!

Here at Spencer Clarke Group we provide workers with their own dedicated and experience consultant who provide extensive market knowledge!

  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Market leading referrals of up to £500
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency workers