05th August 2019

Legal and Information Governance Officer

Reference: BBBH16673

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Date Posted: 05/08/2019

Our public sector client is seeking to bring in a Legal and Information Governance Officer to join their team in Belfast.


The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Manage a caseload of complex information access requests through recording and coordinating responses for information
  • Support the business in maintaining compliance with regulation
  • To be accountable for the preparation, drafting and issuing of all responses to information requests
  • To keep up-to-date on key issues relating to information governance law
  • To liaise with stakeholders directly in order to ensure alignment of processes

An ideal candidate will have:

  • A law degree qualification
  • A high level of interpersonal skills
  • Experience of data protection legislation and/or governance
  • Experience in record management and information request handling
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a legal or public sector environment
  • Able to work under pressure and manage a complex workload

If you are seeking a supportive, challenging, innovative environment to grow your career then this is the opportunity for you.

Next steps…

Please submit your application or call Jonathan Bone in the Abacus Legal team on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion or to discuss other career opportunities in the Belfast area.

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

If you think you have the right skills to join our team, then get in touch. If you know someone returning/re-locating to NI then www.belfastforlife.com holds the information on quality of life, cost of living etc.

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