Added by Freedom of Information Team on 04 May 2016 at 13:20
a) Confirmation of the number of individual staff (identified by role profile / job title) within your organization that undertake a Procurement and / or Category Management related Role.
b) A team and organization hierarchy chart showing the reporting structure of the roles identified above.
c) A copy of the full Job description for each individual role identified in (a) above.
d) Confirmation of the current salary paid to each Role with a salary Range for each of the roles identified in (a)
a) Two members of staff are currently employed by the Constabulary to fulfil a procurement and contract management role, in addition to which we have a procurement service currently provided to us by Southwest One.
b) The two posts are:-
c) Please find a copy of the two job roles attached.
d) I am unable to provide you with the salaries for these roles as this information constitutes personal information. The exemption applicable to this is Section 40(2), third party personal information. This is an Absolute exemption so therefore there is no requirement to conduct a harm or public interest test. Any information is exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act if it relates to or is supplied by another individual and disclosure of that information would contravene any of the principles of the 1998 Data Protection Act, in this particular case, disclosure of this information would contravene Principles 1 and 2 of the Act, whereby personal data shall be processed fairly and lawfully and only obtained for one or more specified purpose or purposes.
FOI Reference: 505/16