Records Mgr/Archivist, Coventry

Job Summary

Reference: V51100071
Job Type: Temporary
Location: Coventry
Salary: 200.00 - 220 per day
Date Posted: 10/17/2016

Job Description

We are urgently seeking an experienced individual to be responsible for Document and Records Management across a local authority, and to develop and manage systems to support this and to play a strategic role in raising awareness of the importance of Document and Records within their Information Governance Team.

The successful candidate will ensure support for Authority's operational services and regulatory compliance, manage integrated system e.g. referencing, storage, retrieval, transfer, security and disposal. To work with others in identifying corporate and business continuity risks, design and deliver organisation wide programme of records management, and develop and deliver Policies, guidance and training for officers in document and records management

Likely background of successful candidate:-

"Sound understanding of current records management professional practices and standards (including ISO15489), especially electronic records.

"Ability to communicate effectively, work collaboratively and in partnership internally & externally in the public sector to influence and provide service delivery and also ability to deliver presentations.

"Assertive and effective negotiator, able to advocate for Records Management at the highest levels.

"Experience of maintaining Information Asset Registers & Information Risk Registers, and experience of developing and delivering records management strategies.

"Relevant qualification in records management, educated to degree level or equivalent

"Demonstrable track record of developing innovative and workable solutions

"Design and delivery of a performance management framework for document and records management

"Demonstrable track record of effectively managing resources, performance, priorities and projects.