Policy & Governance Specialist


17th January 2021

Unit: University Secretary’s Office
Salary: £ 33,797 to £ 40,322
Location: Milton Keynes
Please quote reference: 17957
Terms: 12 Month FTC, Full Time post
Closing Date: 17th January 2021 – 12:00

Change your career, change lives
The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.

The role
Leading the Policy and Governance workstream within the wider GDPR project team, you will be responsible for reviewing and writing new policies, standards, procedures, guidelines and privacy notices; designing the GDPR governance structure; and compiling and maintaining a project plan to meet agreed deadlines
Skills and experience
• Do you enjoy writing policies and procedures?
• Do you have practical experience of applying the GDPR?
• Are you able to work independently, provide progress reports and meet project deadlines?
If so, we want to hear from you. More information can be found in the Job Description.

What you get in return
We offer a great range of benefits that support our employees and their families for the long term. Benefits include 33 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days and an attractive pension proposition.


Please visit our website for further information and to apply online.