Director of Data

20 March 2024
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Application ends: 31 December 2024
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Job Description

Director of Data

Our client is on the lookout for a Director of Data who will be instrumental in molding a data-driven ethos, nurturing innovation, and propelling the organization towards data excellence. The successful candidate will lead the charge in strategizing and managing the comprehensive data landscape of the organization.

Your Role Involves:

  • Data Strategy: Crafting and implementing a data strategy that resonates with the organization’s mission and objectives.
  • Data Governance: Establishing data governance standards to maintain data integrity, accuracy, and compliance with applicable regulations.
  • Data Management: Managing data acquisition, storage, and organization, including overseeing data warehouses, databases, and integration frameworks.
  • Data Security: Instituting strong data security protocols to ensure the protection of sensitive information and privacy compliance.
  • Data Innovation: Fostering an environment where data-driven decision-making thrives, promoting innovation and continual progress.
  • Team Leadership: Building and guiding a high-caliber data team dedicated to professional growth and collective success.
  • Vendor and Technology Management: Selecting and managing appropriate data management tools, technologies, and external vendor relations.
  • Compliance: Ensuring strict adherence to data-related regulatory requirements and industry-specific standards, including advanced compliance reporting.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborating with diverse teams and leadership to align data services with organizational needs and goals.

We’re Searching For Someone With:

  • A preference for candidates with a Master’s degree.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a leading data-focused role, such as Director of Data or Chief Data Officer.
  • A robust understanding of data democratization and the mechanisms of a data-driven organization.
  • Familiarity with data regulation and compliance mandates.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to manage and inspire a team.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to present ideas and data insights effectively.
  • Strategic thinking and adept problem-solving abilities.
  • A proven track record in facilitating organizational change towards a culture rich in data.

What Our Client Offers:

Embark on an exhilarating journey with our client, where the pace is fast, and the challenges are as stimulating as a rollercoaster ride. This opportunity is perfect for dynamic individuals who are initiative-takers, thrive on pushing boundaries, and relish in achieving the extraordinary. With a diverse, millennial-driven team spread across multiple global locations, our client’s environment is vibrant, innovative, and forward-thinking.