DescriptionThis is an excellent opportunity to use your information risk knowledge to create innovative solutions that play a vital role in our operational success. As a global intelligence gathering organisation, it’s vital for us to stay informed. Our information management team makes sure that everyone, from operational officers in the field to office-based teams, has access to the information they need to make the right decisions and safeguard Britain's security and economic prosperity.
You’ll be involved in a variety of interesting and challenging information and records management tasks that play a major role in our operations. Identifying information risk problems, you’ll use your specialist data skills to develop effective solutions. Stretching your skills in a predominantly electronic environment, you’ll work closely with people at all levels to meet their operational needs. Naturally, you'll need to be passionate about managing, organising and exploiting information.
Skills and Qualifications
You'll need relevant work-based experience to ensure legal compliance and meet business needs. Ideally, this will include working with electronic tools such as Trim, OpenText and SharePoint. With a record of delivering effective training and promoting best practice in information and records management to a diverse base of customers, you'll ideally have a professional qualification in Records and Information Management and membership of CILIP, IRMS or ARA.
As our operations evolve, so will your role and we’ll ensure you enjoy extensive career development opportunities and keep up to date with the latest tools.
About MI6 and Records and Information Management
MI6 collects secret foreign intelligence all over the world and reports it to the government to help protect the UK's security and prosperity. This intelligence informs policies that counter threats to this country including weapons proliferation, terrorism and regional instability.
Our information management team enables us to operate effectively. Ensuring that all information is managed and protected to meet the needs of our corporate and operational teams, they enable the efficient and effective exploitation of data. They also play a large part in training and guiding our people to ensure they understand their role and responsibilities for managing information. If you're looking for a career with more variety, more purpose and more opportunity to build your skills, then please visit sis.gov.uk/careers
To apply to MI6 you must be a born or naturalised British citizen, over 21 years old and normally have been based in the UK for the majority of the last ten years. You should not discuss your application with anyone other than your partner or a close family member. They should also be made aware of the importance of discretion.
MI6 strives for diversity in the workplace and is committed to the creation and maintenance of a climate in which all staff are treated fairly on the grounds of merit and ability.
Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 20:41 UTC
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:43 UTC