Head of Data & Compliance

Recruiter
Michael Page Consultancy, Strategy and Change
Location
Leicester
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
The Head of Data & Compliance will manage the department to ensure legislative and quality standards are met with regards to Data Management, Health & Safety and Environmental issues. Client Details A leading Communications / Media business based in Leicester. Description The Head of Data & Compliance is responsible for: Maintain Registers of Legislation and other requirements in particular Data Protection (GDPR), Health & Safety and Environmental Monitor new and proposed legislation (GDPR) Audit compliance on a regular basis and report non-conformance to the Directors Ensure the department maintains management systems to comply with ISO 9001, 14001, 22301, 27001, CPAS, FSC/PEFC and Health and Safety Legislation Work with management to formulate company policies and procedures Plan direct and co-ordinate employee awareness of company policies and procedures Plan, direct and co-ordinate the quality assurance activities undertaken and to be the catalyst in developing, promoting, implementing and maintaining a quality improvement programme. Assist leadership team to identify, assess and mitigate operational, strategic and reputational risk Maintain a Risk Register, Risk Treatment Plans and Business Impact Analysis Promote a risk based management culture Maintain a schedule of internal audits Ensure internal Auditors carry out and report on planned audits Ensure that non-conformances and arising preventative actions are tracked and closed Manage external surveillance, due diligence and insurance assessor visits Manage procedures to effectively investigate incidents and accidents ensuring that root cause and preventative actions are adequately identified Report activity weekly to the Management Team Report on activity, KPIs and trends to the Board Profile This multi-faceted Head of Data & Compliance role requires an experienced professional in the Compliance & Quality field. You will have experience in: Providing guidance and expertise on a broad range of Compliance and Quality issues, with a focus on Data Protection and Data Management, and ideally Health & Safety Knowledge and experience of GDPR legislation and policy implementation Managing and development of a professional team Relevant qualification in Quality Management and/or similar technical discipline Demonstrable experience at a senior level in a similar role (Data/Risk/Quality) Demonstrable experience of the drafting, implementation and management of relevant business management systems covering information security, quality, health and safety, environment Job Offer £50-60,000 plus benefits Permanent role Leicester base This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75303832

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