IT - Other, IT & Telecomms

Our client is one of Queensland’s most impactful and contributing not-for-profit organisations and they are seeking to hire a Data Governance and Master Data Manager to support their growing team in achieving their greenfield data objectives.
This is a wonderful opportunity for the right candidate to work within an organisation that is so deeply connected to ethical practice and positively impacting those who are disadvantaged. The right person will be an expert in implementing data strategy while being able to adopt data governance and process tools, with a demonstrated expertise of Azure. You’ll be able to lead and manage governance projects which can include conducting training colleagues through workshops and meetings.
You Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive the Data Governance and MDM Program Implementation (may be some minor program development activities left over to do)
  • Key role in administering the Programs 
  • Support the Data Governance Committee chair to plan and run the Data Governance meetings​
  • Participate in the Development & Delivery of ​ Education, Awareness & Mentoring Materials 
  • Report Results to Data Governance Committee
  • Participate in the Development & Delivery of ​Data Governance Policies, Standards, Guidelines, and Procedures 
  • Assist in Defining Data Quality Metrics for Periodic Release 
  • Support Data Quality Issue Analysis & Remediation for “Strategic” Data
  • Conduct Audits to Ensure Components are in Place for Improving the Program

Essential skills

  • Previous experience implementing and maintaining a Data Governance and Master Data Management programs
  • Experience with developing enterprise data dictionary and data architecture, including data modelling and understanding of different data structures and their benefits and limitations under particular use cases
  • Leadership and business acumen & or experience to lead cross functional initiatives
  • You will thrive at self-management and take initiative.
  • Strong documentation and communication skills targeting presentations to business and technical audience.
  • DAMA Certification (desirable)