Compliance and data officer

Role Compliance and data officer
Salary £30,000
Hours of work 37 hours per week        Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm
Accountable to  Head of digital and business intelligence
Responsible for  No direct line management at present
Location St Ives, with some travel to our other office locations and around our region

About Caring Together

Three in five of us will become a carer at some point in our life. Caring Together provides emotional and practical support, advice and guidance to carers of all ages and their families, as well as opportunities to take a break from their caring role. We believe in providing great care and connecting with the people we support.

We are inclusive. We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view. We are an equal opportunities employer and expect staff to respect the personal choice and lifestyles of colleagues, carers, and people with care needs.

About the role

It is an exciting time to consider being part of our Caring Together team. As part of the digital team you will develop, promote and monitor information governance and IT security regime, identify weaknesses, recommend improvements and support implementation. You will produce accurate and timely organisational reporting to demonstrate impact and promote improvements.

The compliance and data officer will be based in Cambridgeshire, with some travel to our other office in Norfolk and across the region.

The successful candidate will have experience of GDPR, process mapping and compliance and impact reporting.

Key accountabilities of the role are:

  • Develop, promote and monitor information governance and IT security regimes.
  • Accurate timely reporting of organisational data.
  • Maintaining up to date accurate corporate records.
  • Identifying improvements in practice and supporting change implementation.
  • Supporting the head of digital and business intelligence in the delivery of the digital programme.

What we require from you includes:

  • Thorough knowledge of GDPR and information governance legislation.
  • Strong communication skills – can disseminate information widely.
  • Experience of reporting from IT applications and willingness to expand knowledge to other systems.
  • Demonstrates and encourages a constructive, solution focussed approach.

What we can offer you includes:

  • Discount scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus statutory holidays
  • Flexible working patterns will be considered

Please click here to download the data and compliance officer job pack [PDF, 122kb]

To discuss the role please contact the people team at Caring Together.

To apply, please complete the application form, including your availability and send with your CV to [email protected]

Closing date: 14 June 2023