Do you want the opportunity to develop your career in a progressive and ambitious public sector shared service organisation?

The Veritau group consists of two local authority controlled companies, Veritau and Veritau North Yorkshire. The group provides internal audit, counter fraud, risk management and information governance related services to a number of councils and other public sector clients in the Yorkshire area.

We currently have vacancies for:


Salary £28,221 - £31,401 plus 3% performance related pay

Following the introduction of the new Data Protection Act and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May, we are looking to expand our team of information governance specialists.

As a Senior Information Governance Officer you will help to deliver information governance services to a number of our public sector clients. The role will include the development of action plans, policies and procedures, the supervision of staff and the provision of training and specialist advice. In addition, you will play a key role in the company’s ambitious plans to expand the delivery of services to new sectors and clients.  

You should be able to manage your own time, develop good working relationships with clients and be able to communicate effectively. You should also be confident, excellent at identifying solutions and be willing to question and challenge established practices. 

You should hold relevant qualifications in data protection and information governance. You should also have an in-depth knowledge of data protection and related legislation, and its application within the public sector.

The package includes membership of a company pension scheme, performance related pay, generous leave entitlement and flexible working arrangements.

The post will be based at our Northallerton office and will involve some travel.

Strictly no agencies                                   STRICTLY NO CVs

Closing Date 30 December 2018           

Interviews will be held on 11 January 2019

For an informal discussion about this post please call Rebecca Bradley on 01609 533223 or Max Thomas on 01904 552940

Please download an application form, the job description and person specification for the post by following the links below. Alternatively, you can call Jael Brown on 01609 535034 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Completed application forms should be sent to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




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York: 01904 552943
Northallerton: 01609 535034

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