Data Governance Consultant

  • Agile Recruit
  • Remote
  • 01/04/2024
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Data Management Data Governance

Job Description

Data Governance Consultant, Perm, Remote, £75k + bonus + bens

The Governance consultant is part of our client's governance and strategy practice within their consulting division. This practice works with their clients to help define how they will benefit from working with data across their organisation.

In the current market more and more customers are striving to become data driven, which we interpret as meaning that data becomes the foundation for decision making across the organisation.

Their Governance and strategy service offerings and projects help customers achieve this in several ways including:

  • Defining an organisation’s data strategy
  • Translating business strategy in terms of data strategy
  • Designing and implementing a target operating model for data management
  • Establishing the office of the CDO
  • Implementation and adoption of data governance processes and tools
  • Advice and execution on monetisation of organisational data
  • Identification and prioritising key data domains and related business cases
  • Business change and user adoption execution for data initiatives

Their consultants work to become trusted advisors to their clients and often maintain coaching and mentoring relationships once initial projects are delivered.

These roles require a strong mix of soft skills and technical understanding of data centric projects and the outcomes they can achieve.

Role Requiremenst:

  • Experience in implementing Data Governance and Quality
  • Experiencing identifying and mapping Data Flows
  • Experience in Data Management
  • Experience in Data Requirements Capture and Documentation
  • Experience in using Data Governance tools including one or more of the following:
    • Cockroaches
    • Informatica Axon and/or EDC
    • Talend
    • Alation
  • Knowledge of industry leading data quality and data protection management practices
  • Knowledge of data governance practices, business and technology issues related to management of enterprise information assets and approaches related to data protection
  • Knowledge of risk data architecture and technology solutions

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of data governance, data quality analysis and/or master data management
  • Direct experience in metadata management projects or implementation efforts
  • Knowledge of data related government regulatory requirements and emerging trends and issues
  • Demonstrated consulting skills, with change management concepts and strategies, including communication, culture change and performance measurement system design
  • Demonstrated leadership on mid to large scale projects impacting strategic priorities
  • Proven facilitation and conflict resolution skills
  • Experience with Agile Scrum or working in a Scrum Development Team

These are urgent opportunities, if you are interested in hearing more, please reply with a copy of your cv along with an indication of your availabi;ity and salary expectations and you will be contacted by return.