Head of Data

  • 38501
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • Ireland - Republic
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  • Nov 4, 2020
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Responsible for operational data governance across all business systems including ensuring cross functional areas are discharging their roles and responsibilities.
  • Understanding of business processes and business objectives and help formulate data strategy accordingly and build consensus with business stakeholders.
  • Drive/influence Data Management & Governance, Data Architecture, Data Delivery and Data Analytics.
  • Provide thought leadership in the data management space by establishing best practices and creating execution plan for the overall data strategy vision.
  • Design internal controls on data elements in line within the company's Data Management Policy.
  • Lead and mentor the team to help them grow and become knowledgeable to execute independently in their respective domains.
  • Act as the Data Sponsor on all projects related to the Enterprise Data Management programs to capture business requirements and validate those requirements are met by the completion of each project.
  • Participate in strategic projects to ensure data governance standards for the company are integrated into new initiatives and applications
  • Feedback from key stakeholders and users of output from Data Team.
  • Value-add - clear demonstration of return on investments made in developing data capability.
  • Policy Management compliance - evidenced by reducing # of RAs, RPAs etc.
  • Team Engagement.
  • On-time, to budget delivery of Data Projects.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Leads a team of Data Professionals comprising of both onshore and offshore resources.
  • Bachelor's Degree with 10+ years related information systems/data management experience.
  • 5+ years of people leadership.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Track record of delivering value to organizations in the Data & Analytical space.