Information Compliance Officer

University of Surrey - Business Support Services

The Information Compliance Officer will be a key member of the Information Compliance Unit at the University of Surrey. The successful candidate will play an important role in managing our compliance with data protection and other related information management obligations by providing advice and guidance on these matters across all levels of the University. They will also support the University's Information Compliance Unit to implement and embed the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

We are looking for someone with relevant experience of handling information management and compliance matters who is educated to degree level or has equivalent broad vocational experience. You will need to be a confident communicator, and have the ability to use your knowledge of relevant legislation and experience to answer queries and provide advice. It is important that you can demonstrate diplomacy and discretion and are able to manage your own time to achieve objectives.

To discuss this post informally, please contact Suzie Mereweather, Information Compliance Unit, on 01483 683821 or at

The University of Surrey is amongst the highest achieving universities in the United Kingdom, having been awarded the Times/ Sunday Times University of the Year Award for 2016. Ranked 4th in The Guardian league table for 2017, 11th in the complete University guide and the recipient of three Queen’s Anniversary Prizes. This has positioned Surrey for even greater success in the future.

In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities. Benefits package includes generous salary package, award-winning pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted membership to our world-renown Surrey Sports Park.

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