Data Governance Manager / Lead

Global Consulting Firm is hiring for a Data Governance Lead. This is a permanent role based in the City and working within Insurance. Salary is paying between £80K - £95K + Bonus + Full Benefits.

You will work within the client to architect and design the implementation of data governance technology solutions based on their requirements. You will play an Advisory role with clients to understand their business needs and how to translate requirements into Data Governance technical solutions, incorporating people, process and technology. The Data Governance Lead will provide leadership, management, coaching to ensure a successful practice.

Responsibilities include:

Oversee delivery of Data Governance engagements, including adherence to standards & processes, and reusability.
Support engagements as needed to ensure successful deliverables.
Conduct Data Governance tool assessments and POCs as needed, develop recommendations on appropriate implementation, configuration and use of these tools.
Architect, install and configure Data Governance tools accordingly, ensuring business requirements are met and approach aligns with the people and process recommendations and roadmap.
Develop, update and maintain Data Governance methodologies, including approach, content, templates, etc.
Manage the development and acquisition of new software / tools to enable more effective management and delivery of Data Governance engagements.
Stay current on new Data Governance practices and supporting technologies.
Determine the vendors to form strategic alliances and help with establishment of partnerships.
Participate in the creation and management of engagement proposals and Statements of Work.
Assist with the recruiting and interviewing of new employees and contract resources.
Lead and manage the Data Governance team members, including all people manager responsibilities.

You will have between 10-15 years industry experience, with a minimum of 4 years in a Data Governance role. A minimum of 8 years in a Senior Business / Data Analyst role. Experience with Data Governance tools such as Collibra, Informatica, Orchestra Networks, etc. Insurance experience is highly desirable.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.