Data Governance Officer (Graduate Considered)

  • Competitive Salary with Benefits
  • UK - Sheffield
  • Posted: 07/06/2023
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 166115997

Job Details

Our Client who has consistently been a market leader in their field of expertise is looking for a Data Governance Officer who will support the Security Controller to deliver a data governance programme to improve data quality within their core systems and business processes and maintain data protection compliance in line with contractual and regulatory requirements.
The Job:

  • Help develop standards, policies and procedures to support the creation and provide technical assurance for the on-going implementation of the data governance policy within the business.
  • Map and document data flows through our various business processes.
  • Protect categorised data adhering to internal policy.
  • Conduct and record Data Protection Impact Assessments; track and follow up on various risk treatments.
  • Ensure data protection training is delivered to SFEL employees and contractors.
  • Support the SC in reporting metrics for board-level presentations.
  • Work with stakeholders from business units, technical partners and relevant third parties to deliver a data governance programme.
  • Data migration to relevant areas dependent on classification.
  • Write data policies and procedures.
  • Lead in identifying, recording and assigning risk treatment actions to data through the Security Working Group.
  • Maintain data risk register.
  • Work with the Security Controller to deliver data related training through an eLearning training portals.
  • Support the Securtiy Controller in reporting metrics for board-level presentations.

The Person:

  • Reasonable commuting distance to Sheffield.
  • Ideally experience of working within a similar role together with knowledge in Data Protection e.g., GDPR.
  • Would consider a Graduate with relevant degree or interest in Data Governance.
  • Can build, implement and manage data protection programs and can carry out Risk assessments / Data Protection Impact Assessments.
  • Experience of handling sensitive data and information security management system e.g., ISO 27001 would be an advantage.
  • Successful completion of UK government security clearance process (this is undertaken as part of the recruitment process).
Our client celebrates difference and encourages particularly those from underrepresented groups to apply.

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