Data Governance Lead

Data Governance Lead

Job Title: Data Governance Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 162694_1632661213
Contact Name: Brad Newton
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2021 14:00

Job Description

Data Governance Lead

Data Governance Lead working within a leading global insurance company in the City. The role will have responsibility for assessing needs and driving initiatives to enhance the organization's overall data governance framework, data quality, transparency and knowledge while supporting security and compliance-driven data initiatives.

Data Governance Lead responsibilities;

  • Establish an enterprise data governance roadmap including strategic priorities for the development of information-based capabilities
  • Drive systematic execution of data governance initiatives, partnering with IT, Legal, Regulatory & Compliance and Risk leads and teams as required
  • Define roles and responsibilities related to data governance and ensure clear accountability for the stewardship of the company's principal information assets
  • Serve as a liaison between Business areas and technology to ensure that requirements for protecting sensitive data are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritization and planning
  • Facilitate the development and implementation of data quality / trust framework

Data Governance Lead experience;

  • Understand the concepts of data governance, being an advocate for the implementation and continuous application of governance principles and processes
  • Knowledge of industry-leading data governance, data quality and data protection management practices
  • Creative ability to explore and address root causes of data quality, working with relevant parties on strategic vs. tactical solutions
  • Experience with data governance and management, such as daily operations of a data analytics and reporting platform
  • Prior experience in working in Financial Services/Insurance industry.

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