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Reference: 76153

Date Added: 9 October 2020
Closing Date: 22 October 2020

Job Title: Lead Policy Officer (International)

Working For: Information Commissioner's Office

Location: Wilmslow, Cheshire

Salary: £28,173 pa

Job Details

Are you interested in privacy and transparency?
Do you think information about people should be protected properly?
Do you have excellent analytical and communication skills?

About us
As an independent regulator serving the public, the Information Commissioner upholds information rights for all. The ICO does this by promoting openness in public bodies, as well as data privacy for individuals, using our powers to enforce the law where necessary.

About the role
The ICO is currently recruiting a Lead Policy Officer (International). This role is offered as a 12 month fixed term contract.  A secondment would also be considered.

This post is located in the ICO’s Regulatory Strategy (International) department. In this role you will be making a positive difference to information rights at the national and international levels.
In an increasingly digital world, the responsible use of personal data is an issue which transcends national borders. As such, to effectively protect the UK public’s personal information in this digital global environment, the ICO cooperates and acts internationally, and recognises the need to be agile in an ever-changing world.

To apply, or to read further details about the role, plus view the job description/person specifiction, please click on the link below.


Closing Date: 22 October 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Closing time is 23:59.

Interviews will take place remotely using Microsoft Teams video.

Interview dates yet to be arranged.

Application Details

Please complete an online application form by clicking on the link below


For further information about our recruitment process, please visit:


Website: http://ico.org.uk

Additional Notes