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  • Ref no: RMA00007
  • Published: 21/5/2020
  • Closes: 14/6/2020
  • Location: 7 Thread Street, PA1 1JR
  • Salary: £31,424.00 - £35,554.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week

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Governance Officer - Permanent - Full Time 37 hours per week

The Risk Management Authority (RMA) is a Non Departmental Public Body which focuses on protecting the public from the risk of serious harm posed by violent and sexual offending.

The RMA has created a new Governance Officer role to lead support for functions relating to Corporate Governance, Human Resources and Records & Data Management.

The Role

The Governance Officer role will work within the Corporate Services team reporting to the Director Corporate Services. The role will report on compliance and coordinate the development and maintenance of corporate policies and procedures; internal control systems and performance management processes. The role will have responsibility for ensuring the RMA fulfils its statutory reporting duties.

The Person

This post requires a range of experience and expertise in the area of corporate governance systems. The successful candidate will have experience of internal control and assurance processes and experience of reporting to legislative requirements. The individual will have demonstrable project management and communication skills and experience of developing performance reports.

Full details are provided in the Job Description and Person Specification. To find out more about the RMA, please visit our website

Terms & Conditions

The RMA offers excellent conditions of employment which include 25 days annual leave, 11½ days public/privilege holidays, flexible working hours and pension. The Governance Officer is a Grade 4 post with a salary range of £31,424 - £35,554.


To arrange a confidential discussion about the position or any process queries please contact Paul Keoghan on 0141 278 4471.

Application Information

The application pack including a job description and application form is available for download from our website Alternatively, you can request an application pack by contacting our office on 0141 278 4478 or via email to

Key Dates in the Process

Closing date for applications:

Sunday 14th June 2020

Panel Interview dates:

Week commencing 22nd June 2020

All applications required to be submitted by email to

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