Veritau- Information Governance Officer

Veritau- Information Governance Officer

Do you want the opportunity to develop your career in a progressive and ambitious professional shared service company?

The Veritau group consists of two local authority controlled companies, Veritau and Veritau North Yorkshire. The group provides internal audit, counter fraud, risk management and information governance related services to a number of councils and other public sector clients in the Yorkshire area.

We currently have a vacancy for:

Information Governance Officer

Salary £23,111 - £27,358 plus 3% performance related pay

Following the introduction of the new Data Protection Act and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) last May, we are looking to expand our team of information governance specialists.

Reporting to the Information Governance Manager you will assist in the delivery of high quality services to our clients.  The role includes providing advice on data protection matters, responding to information requests and completing ad-hoc project work.

You should be able to manage your own time, develop good working relationships with clients and be able to communicate effectively.  You should also be confident, excellent at identifying solutions and be willing to question and challenge established practices. 

The successful candidate should hold relevant data protection qualifications.  Practical experience of handling Freedom of Information and Subject Access requests would also be an advantage.  

The package includes membership of a company pension scheme, performance related pay, generous leave entitlement and flexible working arrangements. The post will be based at either our Northallerton or York office, and will involve some travel. 

Strictly no CV's

Strictly no Agencies

Closing date

17th February 2019


Interviews will be held week commencing 4th March 2019

Further assistance

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Rebecca Bradley on 01609 533223 or Max Thomas on 01904 552940


For an application form please visit our website or call Jael Brown on 01609 535034 or email

Completed applications should be emailed to

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