Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary BMD70,000.00 - BMD75,000.00 gross per year
  • Southampton Parish


Data Governance Specialist

Southampton, Hampshire base (but flex semi home working)

75k base + good bonus + benefits

As a trusted and approved IT recruitment partner to this global financial services organisation we have been asked to assist in the hire of a Data Governance Specialist to join a wider senior Data Governance team of five individuals.

Our client is still at a relatively early stage within the Data Governance function so the role holder will have the opportunity to shape and put their own stamp on Data Governance across this global financial organisation.

Your role will be to evolve the strategy for data governance and take a lead role in building and maintaining the scope, methodology, and standards that support key sections of the data governance programme. To champion Data Governance across the business and improve processes. Work with Data Specialists and stakeholders to create conceptual and logical data flow models; provide data domain leadership; act as liaison between business, IT and C-level management.

Key skills

Data Governance

Data management

DAMA framework

Data flow and data lifecycle understanding

Large scale data environments

Process Improvement

Project management

Business Analysis

User workshop facilitation

Business operations understanding

Data governance tooling


Business Intelligence solutions

This role may suit an individual who has held the following roles: Data Governance Analyst, Data Specialist, Data Manager, Data Consultant.

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