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We hope you enjoy discovering more about our work,
wide range of career opportunities and the exciting future
we could offer you.

How to apply

How to apply

Process

To apply please upload a copy of your CV and a covering letter using the “apply” button on each job. Your letter, which should be no longer than two pages, should explain both your motivation for applying and why you consider that you are the right person for the job. We would be delighted to discuss the role with you in advance of your application.

Following the closing date, applications will be forwarded to the ICO. Longlisted candidates will be selected for an initial interview with Hays and a smaller, shortlisted group of candidates will then be progressed to a final panel interview with the ICO.

For a confidential discussion about the roles – please contact the relevant consultant as shown below

Job Title Consultant(s) Contact details Phone
Lead Technology Officer Mark Hamilton Mark.hamilton@hays.com 0333 010 5487
Principal Policy Advisor Andrew Timlin and Simon Winspear simon.winspear@hays.com | andrew.timlin@hays.com 07525 466 357
Senior Policy Officer Andrew Timlin and Simon Winspear simon.winspear@hays.com | andrew.timlin@hays.com 07525 466 357
Lead Policy Officer Andrew Timlin and Simon Winspear simon.winspear@hays.com | andrew.timlin@hays.com 07525 466 357

Use of your personal information

Data protection

We will treat all your data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018.

All documentation relating to a recruitment exercise will be kept for a period of one year for audit purposes and personal data of candidates will not be shared with anyone outside of the ICO. The following information will be retained:

  • Your initial contact details, including your name and address;
  • The application form and any supporting documentation; and,
  • Information held electronically, including your contact details and the diversity monitoring form