Data Compliance Officer (Fixed Term 2 Years)

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Ref no: STR02574
Closes: Monday, 26th March 2018
Published: Monday, 12th March 2018
Location: Teith House, Kerse Road, Stirling
Salary: £31,371 - £33,288 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Stirling Council
Category: Financial
Sub-category: Audit

Job Description

We are looking to recruit a highly-motivated individual to provide expert advice on all aspects of data protection and help ensure the Council’s compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). You will support the Council’s Data Protection Officer through a range of activities, including: the provision of expert advice and delivery of training on data protection matters to management and other officers; developing arrangements to monitor compliance with the GDPR and other data protection laws; planning, performing and providing draft reports on compliance audits; advising on data protection impact assessments; and, maintaining a comprehensive and up-to-date register of the Council’s data processing activities. This post sits within the Council’s Audit Service, reporting directly to the service manager, who is the Council’s Data Protection Officer.


The successful candidate will be required to complete a Basic Disclosure check. If your application is progressed after the interview, you will be invited to come in to complete the form and have your details verified.