Information Officer (ADC979)
£10,046 - £10,874 p.a.
18.5 hours per week (days flexible) on a 6 month fixed term basis.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Ashfield and Mansfield Shared Legal Service for an Information Officer on a 6 month fixed term contract. The Shared Legal Service deals with Information Requests under the Data Protection Act 2018, The Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 on behalf of both Ashfield and Mansfield District Councils’. This is a busy and fast paced role – processing large numbers of requests each month.
The right candidate will be highly organised, able to work under their own initiative and have excellent customer care and communication skills. They will carry out the administration and monitoring of requests for information and prepare responses under the appropriate legislation. Reporting directly to the Senior Solicitor, Legal Services you will support the Council in ensuring it meets its obligations in relation to Data Protection and Freedom of Information.
For more information or an informal discussion about the role please contact Jemma Handley, Senior Solicitor, Legal Services on 01623457311.
To apply, please visit: www.mansfieldandashfieldjobs.co.uk
Canvassing of Members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.
Closing Date: 4th October 2020
Interview Date: w/c 12th October 2020
Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.