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Find out about the latest opportunities at Uttlesford District Council.

Unfortunately we can not accept speculative letters or CVs but ask you to apply for specific vacancies to demonstrate the necessary skills and experience. All applications must be made on our standard Job Application Form available in pdf or Word formats from the Additional information section at the bottom of this page.

Our current vacancies

Additional information and application forms
 

GDPR Compliance Officer 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Salary Grade 6  - starting salary £26,822

The Council is seeking to appoint GDPR Compliance Officer.  This is a new post for a period of 12 months to support the project for ensuring that the Council achieves effective compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) ahead of May 2018.

Your duties will include auditing and assessing data management practices across the Council, creating and maintaining corporate data asset registers and information flow maps for the Councils services and functions.  Previous auditing experience is not essential as training will be provided but you should have an understanding of the purpose and function of information governance and of the Data Protection Act 1998 and the implications of GDPR.  You will need to be able to demonstrate experience of collecting, collating and assessing information and objectively evaluating potential risk or problem areas.

pdf icon GDPR Compliance Officer Job Advertisement [12kb]

pdf icon GDPR Compliance Officer Job Description [152kb]

pdf icon GDPR Compliance Officer Terms and Conditions [65kb]

If you are interested in this post please telephone our 24 hour recruitment answerphone on 01799 510666 for an application form and information pack, quoting reference GCM009, or alternatively download an application form from the section below.

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 2 October 2017 by noon.

Interviews will be held week commencing 9 October 2017.

CVs will not be accepted

We positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

 

Senior Planning Officer (Development Management)

Salary Grade 8 - starting salary £33,437

The ideal candidate for this post will preferably be a Chartered Town Planner with a positive "can-do" approach to development who is able to work with minimum supervision, support the Team Leader and mentor and assist in the development of other team members. The post requires handling a varied caseload including very large development planning applications.

This post would also be ideal for Planners wanting to develop to a senior level in their career.

pdf icon Senior Planning Officer Job Advertisement [82kb]

pdf icon Senior Planning Officer Job Description [24kb]

pdf icon Senior Planning Officer Terms and Conditions [7kb]

If you are interested in this post please telephone our 24 hour recruitment answerphone on 01799 510666 quoting reference GDC001 for an application form and information pack, or alternatively download an application form from the section below.

The closing date for completed applications is 26 October 2017 .

It is intended that interviews will be held on Thursday, 2 November .

CVs will not be accepted.

We positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community.


 


Additional information

The council's job application form is available below as either a Microsoft Word document or in pdf format.

pdf icon Guidance notes for completing your application form [35kb]

word icon Application form Microsoft Word format [110kb]  - For email applications - Please download and email the completed form to us at: humanresources@uttlesford.gov.uk

pdf icon Application form pdf format [253kb] - For postal applications. Please download and return the completed form to us at: Human Resources, Council Offices, London Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4ER

pdf icon Essential User Allowance Information [15kb]

pdf icon Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Notes on the Disclosure of Criminal Convictions [209kb]

Equality - the Council as an Employer

Please direct any queries to the Human Resources Office, email  humanresources@uttlesford.gov.uk or telephone our 24 hour recruitment answerphone on 01799 510666 quoting the job reference number for an application form and information pack.

 

If you require any of these publications in an alternative format and/or language please contact us on 01799 510510