£70,000 - £125,000 per annum - Newport - Data Governance - South Wales
Ref: 210 Date Posted: Friday 09 Feb 2018

Would you like to work for one of the fastest growing FinTech companies in the UK as the Head of Data Management?

I am currently recruiting for a large BPO organisations based in Newport who are looking to recruit the Head of Data Management, who will be responsible for the effective implementation and development of a Data Management capability across the entire organisation. To influence and shape the overall strategy, governance models, organisational constructs and enabling technologies.

In the role you will be:

  • Responsible for the overall Data Architecture principles, roadmap and vision (including maintenance of current state view)
  • Responsible for raising awareness and ensuring buy-in, throughout the company, of the Data vision and approach, as well as of corresponding implications
  • Responsible for driving the execution of the overall Data Management strategy supported by a robust and executable architecture.
  • Responsible for implementing the future local Data Management Organization (profile, headcount)
  • Responsible for the development and management of the Data Care Processes and for driving the timely implementation of Data Management procedures and tools
  • Responsible for defining the requirements for Data related technology and architecture and influencing architectural decisions to ensure these requirements are met.
  • Responsible for representing the IMCC at architectural governance bodies such as Information Design Authority or Architectural Review Board to ensure alignment of architecture to IM strategy

You will also be:

  • Accountable for defining the organisational structure to deliver the Data strategy, including building and leading a centralised team
  • Accountable for driving Data Governance within the business, defining roles, responsibilities, policy etc., and embedding these across the business
  • Accountable for establishing the Corporate data model including a global data dictionary and data quality standards
  • Accountable for establishing a Data Shared Service including on-boarding of new services, change management process, and operational support, to provide data mart, data quality and reconciliation services to support business and regulatory reporting
  • Accountable for ensuring Data and Information is managed within the firms Risk Appetite, assisting in the definition of acceptable risk
  • Accountable for ensuring project scope, architecture and delivery align to information strategy both formally through membership of architectural and project governance bodies, and informally through project engagement

The ideal candidate will have:    

  • Experience across Information Management including architecture, delivery and business facing aspects
  • Strong background in relevant technologies and architecting large scale solutions and strategies
  • Expertise in data governance, metadata, data definition, data modelling, data quality, data lifecycle management, and data integration and storage.

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