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MDM Data Governance Analyst

Job Title: MDM Data Governance Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2759774
Job Published: June 14, 2018 12:32

Job Description

Global Listed organisation are looking for an MDM Data Governance Analyst to build and develop strong internal and external relationships with various individuals/agencies/key stakeholders including the External Auditors. You will be instrumental in implementing and Data governance and MDM across their key ERP, CRM and Finance systems. This is a greenfield project with a newly created role and a huge opportunity for someone looking to be the key MDM person in the business!
Key Responsibilities
Systems Development
  • Accountable for gathering information requirements and working with the business to define standards and rules to ensure master data is compliant with defined information, policies and quality requirements within the functional areas.
  • Identify and execute robust and continuous improvement opportunities within the data management processes in the applicable systems
Technical Strategy and Planning
  • Ability to align the master data process across the business as well as ongoing maintenance of this process
  • Define processes to maintain, monitor, and verify the accuracy of master data in the applicable systems
  • Responsible for the maturity of the Master Data Management strategy
  • Participate in strategic projects and drive solutions that align with data strategy
Advice and guidance
  • Monitor the workflow process for new data requests, changes, and deletions and entering (create/ change/delete) data in appropriate systems.
  • Creating and maintaining consistent reference data and master data definitions
  • Foresee, plan and lead Master Data enhancements, implementations, operations and support
  • Contribute to business processes for managing reference and master data throughout the data lifecycle, including data quality, metadata, and workflow
  • Ability to align the master data process across the business as well as ongoing maintenance of this process
  • Closely interact with business data stewards and/or subject matter experts (SMEs) and provide master data subject matter expert input to various project teams as it relates to master data management and governance.
  • Enable master data stewards to closely monitor or identify missing or incorrect master data via defined processes, reports or tools
  • Maintain data accuracy and timeliness which is a critical highly visible aspect of the position as it impacts the financial performance of the business.
Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required (advanced degree preferred - Masters or MBA)
  • 4+ years of enterprise data management experience
  • Experience with industry leading MDM tools and processes
  • Experience in implementing a Data Quality and Data Governance around MDM programs
  • Proven success in creating and leading a Master Data Management strategy and implementation
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills and the ability to interact appropriately with all levels of the organization
  • High level organizational and project management skills to handle multiple concurrent assignments in a timely manner
  • Strong data management and integration experience
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
  • Proven strong Stakeholder interactions: communication, negotiation & influencing
  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to understand business and technical functions, process information quickly and assess impacts to data elements.
  • Possess highly developed interpersonal skills to build strong positive business relationships
  • Experience with Data Lineage, Business Glossary highly desirable
  • Ability to drive operational excellence and efficiencies across multiple functions/divisions
  • Ability to work strategically and collaboratively across functions/divisions
  • Advanced Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint, Visio and Excel
If you're interested in hearing more about this role apply now!