Britain Yearly Meeting employs staff to carry out the centrally managed work of Quakers in Britain. Most of these jobs are located in the central offices, Friends House in London, unless otherwise stated. We aim to be an ethical employer, with a 1:4 ratio between our highest and our lowest paid staff. Britain Yearly Meeting is a Living Wage employer.

  • Information Governance Assistant

    35 per week
    £28,460 per annum
    Fixed term - 3 years
    Friends House
    Closing date:
    30 March 2020
    15 April 2020

    Britain Yearly Meeting (BYM) is improving information governance across the organisation. This will enable simplified ways of working and support our move to having more regional workers across the UK. It will ensure our compliance with Data Protection legislation and records management best practice.

    We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with experience working in records management or information governance. You should have strong IT skills and experience using Sharepoint (or similar software) for better information management procedures. A good understanding of Data Protection and how this affects data management and retention is essential.

    The post will support work across all departments of the organisation. It will be line managed by the BYM Archivist & Records Manager.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.

    Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold the values of our organisation.

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.

    Britain Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) is a registered charity, no. 1127633.

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