Manager, FOI and Privacy

Capital Regional District


Make a difference and become a part of the Capital Regional District’s vibrant future!  Located in one of the world’s premier places to live, work and visit, the Capital Regional District (CRD) strives to create liveable, vibrant communities, practice exemplary environmental stewardship and build a prosperous and sustainable economy.  We are an outcome driven, high performance organization respected for its commitment to the citizens we service and the services we provide.

Manager, FOI and Privacy

Corporate Services

As part of a team dedicated to service excellence, this senior local government position provides hands-on professional services and leadership for the CRD within the Corporate Services Department.

The Manager, FOI and Privacy oversees and coordinates the policies and processes related to the collection, storage, access, use and disclosure of corporate information, including protection of privacy, to ensure compliance with provincial Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIPP) legislation. This role is responsible for administering access to information requests under FOIPP and leads the CRD’s corporate privacy management program. Under the oversight of the General Manager, Corporate Services, this position is expected to act with considerable autonomy and holds a high level of decision-making authority within the CRD related to FOI and privacy.

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have a Degree in Business or Public Administration, Information Management, Law or related field and six to eight (6-8) years of professional experience in privacy management and FOIPPA administration or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience working with oversight bodies such as the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner is preferred. Certification as a privacy professional is preferred (through the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the Privacy and Access Council of Canada or equivalent organization).  Knowledge and familiarity in a local government setting is preferred.

Salary range is $99,930 – $117,565 annually, plus a comprehensive benefits package is offered.  This position is excluded from union membership.

This is your opportunity to work with an organization that is leading the way and making a difference to the sustainability of the Capital Region.  To further explore this exciting opportunity, please visit our web site at www.crd.bc.ca “Careers”.  Competition #20/011

Review of applications received will commence on February 10, 2020, and you are encouraged to submit your application prior to this date for full consideration; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found or until otherwise advised on our website.

The Capital Regional District wishes to thank you for your interest and advises that only those candidates under active consideration will be contacted.


Organization: Capital Regional District

Location: Victoria, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Information & Privacy Coordination
Posted: January 16, 2020, 10:15 am
Expires: February 10, 2020, 4:00 pm

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