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Governance Manager (Public Sector, Permanent) – Excellent package

Location: Belfast, County Antrim

Industry: Public Sector

Salary: £37000.00 - £41000.00 per annum

Contacts: Claire Connolly, hive@honeycomb.jobs

Job Ref: BBBH50631

Expiry date: 2024-04-24


Honeycomb is partnering with our confidential Public Sector client to recruit for an experienced Governance Manager. This rare and excellent Permanent opportunity sits throughout a large organisation. G. Belfast; free parking & highly credible benefits.

The Client - This service led non-departmental public body throughout it's functionality operates with a strategy to provide efficient and accurate assistance to an extensive and diverse range of service users. Currently open to market via confidential means on the search for a premium calibre candidate to fulfil an exciting stimulus/ remit in order to support the Head of Governance & HR. Excellent holidays; pension and free parking space. Hybrid / Flexi working policy

PLEASE NOTE - Closing Date 4th April 2024.

The Role - An integral role which is considered to be of a business critical nature. Duties will include but not be limited to the following range of deliverables (please note that full JD & Benefits will be issued upon successful shortlisting throughout application):

  • Development and maintenance of Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Assurance policy frameworks.
  • Information Management involving undertaking responsibility of Data Protection
  • Effective management of the Electronic Document Records Management System (EDRMS)
  • Equality & Complaints management
  • Project Management
  • Budgetary Oversight / approval
  • Policy Reviewal and implementation
  • Internal Audits
  • Influence across a range of internal strategic decisions

The Person - The post-holder will be required to meet the following criterion prior to reaching the next stage of the campaign:

  • A degree (at least 2: 1) or equivalent third level qualification in a relevant discipline g. law, governance, business management
  • Two years' experience of working in, and good knowledge of, two or more of the following environments:
  • Governance
  • Internal control/audit
  • Risk management
  • Data protection
    • One years' experience of the effective management, development and training
    • Sound knowledge of the purpose and function of risk, audit and assurance
    • Certified Data Protection Officer/GDPR Practitioner (or willing to attain upon appointment).
    • A high level of proficiency in the use of current IT packages, in particular Outlook/Microsoft Word/PowerPoint and Excel.

    DESIRABLE: Due to the nature of this contract, it would be of preference to have:

    • Two years' relevant and recent experience throughout Public or 3rd Sector setting

    To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Claire McCleery, Head of Public & 3rd Sector at Honeycomb Jobs on 02896 207050.

    If you have a disability which means you require assistance at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact us directly to discuss.
    Honeycomb is committed to providing equality of opportunity to all.

    ** Please note, we are receiving a high number of applications and present and will be unable to shortlist candidates who are not meeting the specific requirements for this role. Due to the high volume of applications, we may be unable to provide individual feedback. We thank you in advance for your understanding. **

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