Vacancy for Statistical Disclosure Control Manager, UK Data Archive

Article dated: 28 July 2015

This position offers an exciting opportunity to provide strategic leadership on statistical disclosure issues.

The purpose of this role is to ensure that staff within and across the UK Data Archive are appropriately equipped to carry out their roles in the areas of disclosure control and review and safe environments for access to data.

We are seeking a Statistical Disclosure Control Manager who will be responsible for the coordination, development and implementation of protocols, training, user support and quality assurance processes for data owners and UK Data Service users.

We are looking for candidates who have experience in statistical analysis of complex datasets, especially those containing personal information and in data handling techniques. The successful applicant will have an understanding of the risks associated with statistical disclosure, and up-to-date knowledge and appreciation of data privacy issues as well as experience of developing training materials.

Experience of project management with excellent communication and problem solving skills are essential.

This is a full-time fixed-term position until 30 September 2017. The UK Data Archive is ISO 27001 certified for Information Security Management. Due to the nature of the work in the UK Data Archive applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a vetting procedure before the appointment is confirmed.

This post involves access to Government systems, information or data and will be subject to the staff vetting process including a criminal record check. Further information can found in the Recruitment Pack.

Please use the link below for a full job description, person specification and further information relating to this post. Please read this information carefully before applying for this post as it contains details of documents that must be attached to your application. Applications should be made on-line, but if you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information in a different format, please telephone (01206 874588/873521).