Assistant Information Specialist

Assistant Information Specialist

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Defence, MOD & Aerospace

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25 - £30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Gary Singer

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8916

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 years

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    Subject to Security Clearance

Provide a range of information management services pertaining to the lifecycle management, assurance and exploitation of information assets.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Providing and ensuring the efficient delivery of information and record management services.
  • Maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality and be a great team player.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Supporting the lifecycle of documents and records management in accordance with processes, standards and procedures.
  • Delivery against information management plans applicable to the area of responsibility.
  • Ensure services are delivered in accordance with Service Level Agreements (SLAs), reporting against metrics and assuring issue resolution and identification of risks.
  • Support the information managers in the delivery of current and new customer business requirements.
  • Ensure information structures including the business classification scheme, file plans, metadata and templates are accurately implemented and utilised across the information asset area.
  • Manage and approve changes to structures, ensuring compliance with standards.
  • Ensure information access controls are accurately designed, applied and adhered to.
  • Ensure inventory management arrangements are in accordance with standards and meet the requirements of the information asset area.
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of information asset registers and record retention schedules.
  • Support physical and electronic legacy management and reduction, including digitisation programmes.
  • Provide complex search and retrieval services to support customer exploitation requirements.
  • Support local audits to ensure continued compliance and report results.
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels with very good written and oral skills.
  • Highly organised and capable of managing multiple concurrent tasks, whilst maintaining effective judgment in prioritizing and time allocation.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite (e.g. Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Highly adaptable and able to maintain focus and determination in a changing environment.
All candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain the security clearance required for the role.
All candidates must be British Nationals and only hold a British passport.

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.

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