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About CenturyLink CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world's best networking company by solving customers' increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers' trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business. Job Summary
The Lead Data Governance Analyst is responsible for performing multiple complex projects within the Financial Intelligence & Data Governance organization in support of initiatives to understand and improve finance data. This includes detailed process research to understand data sources, analysis and audits that identify data quality issues, cleansing data, and correcting processes that contribute to incorrect data. This role requires understanding data used by accounting, FP&A, billing, tax, regulatory and finance stakeholders (sales & operations teams). The role researches issues related to finance data, analyzes the business drivers, determines root cause and works with functional and business teams to resolve issues. You will lead cross-functional data quality projects. Job Description
This role is responsible for managing the day to day finance activities related to customer accounts, including processes ownership and developing business intelligence. This will include reporting operational data, creating and monitoring business metrics, trend and root cause analysis, error resolution, managing dashboards, and communicating results to stakeholders. The Lead Data Governance Analyst will be called upon to problem solve and provide guidance to other finance teams, operations, business units and IT. The role works with varying levels of management on other requests as necessary and with various teams to validate data integrity from multiple sources to provide insight and provide recommendations. This person must be independently motivated and take full ownership of results. The Lead Data Governance Analyst will have strong technical skills and operational business savvy with the ability to thrive in a challenging environment with competing priorities. Manages the daily finance activities related to customer accounts and works with stakeholder groups (sales, billing, etc.) to implement a standardized approach to manage the process and data Leads and contributes to multiple data quality projects, collaborating with resources inside and outside the team. Ensures project deliverables are within the project timeline. Based on research and analysis of data, recommends actionable, strategic solutions or process improvements to drive improvement of data quality. Identifies and resolves recurring issues related to data integrity, such as lack of data flow, data mismatches between systems, multiple data sources or hierarchies, manual data processes, etc. Reports on issues related to data quality in order to support conclusion and recommend solution, as well as drive prevention in future Collaborates internally to improve the overall ability of individuals and across the team Queries and extracts data to for analysis across multiple environments and systems - data warehouses, Salesforce, billing systems, expense management systems. Partner with and provide requirements to IT for finance data impacting projects. Assess IT projects for finance data impacts. Assess data governance tools (MDM, data quality, etc). Qualifications
Bachelor's degree or higher Minimum of 8 years related experience Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job Proficiency in MS Office (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) Prior experience leading financial analysis to provide actionable insight into business processes and/or problems Prior experience leading improvement projects in finance Prior experience with SQL and proficiency with data query tools (TOAD, PL/SQL Developer) Prior experience with reporting tools: Tableau, Power BI, Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) preferred General understanding of telecom industry preferred Prior Salesforce experience preferred Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield Requisition # : 214693 This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/EEO Statement We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, protected statuses ). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training. Disclaimer The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.