Head of Data Governance

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Data Governance specialist to oversee the Data Governance strategy of a major organisation as they look to enhance awareness, governance, quality and consistency across the UK data environment.

Operating within the First Line of Defence, you will be responsible for leading the oversight co-ordination and delivery of all Governance, Risk and Compliance activities across an Operations and Technology business unit.

You will be accountable for delivering against the Governance and Remediation Roadmap, key areas are:

  • Overseeing Data Governance strategy across the UK business
  • Assisting in enforcing the Group Data Management Policy and Standards and measuring compliance across the UK business
  • Assisting the data stewards where required
  • Coordinating the system and data owners through governance initiatives and control implementation
  • Supporting Regulatory Change projects across the business

As well as having a background in Finance or Risk functions, you will have extensive exposure to data related roles such as Data Architect, Data Analysis or Data Quality and be comfortable performing a range of data related activities including metadata, data governance and MDM. You'll also need to be highly analytical with a proven track record in building strong and effective relationships with stakeholders at all levels.

In order to be considered please apply via the website or for more information call Mark Armstrong on 0161 240 7476.

Job reference information
Advertiser Robert Walters UK
Contact Name Mark Armstrong
Telephone +44 161240 7476 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference 2588450/001_1489684448