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2021.03.30. 14:06:24 - Business Supporting Centres - Budapest

Global Head of Master Data

Our Client is about to build their global Master Data function in Hungary. We are looking for a candidate to design and execute this project.
The Head of MDM reports to the Head of SBS Transformation and Program Management, he/she works closely with global and local data stewards across the varying business organizations as well as the global data owners irrespective of business area. Key areas of focus will be the intersection of primary MDM domains of: Material Master, Customer Master, Supplier Master, Finance and Controllership Master with their corresponding business process owners and sub-process owners

Other areas of alignment will be needed with Customer Service, Treasury, HR, R&D and the local Data Maintenance Organizations as embedded within each business process stream. The Head of Master Data Management will be responsible for overseeing the collection, storage, management, quality, and protection of data.

Main responsibilities:
·        Deliver actionable governance strategy within all data domains 
·        Oversee definition, gathering and analysis of KPIs by data domain
·        Review, Update and Evangelize consistency of master data management practices across all domains and local organizations
·        Oversee activities performed by operational master data resources and provide guidelines for adoption
·        Provide guidance on continuous data cleansing and oversee the application of such policies across the organization and within local Data Maintenance Teams
·        Deliver operational KPIs and comply with policies and guidelines
·        Participate in continuous improvement initiatives
·        Develop best practices and implement the data strategy in a consistent way across the enterprise
·        Establish the data management program to enable data assets and analytics to significantly contribute to the achievement of the company’s strategic objectives
·        Enhance and maintain the structures, practices and processes for data governance which are managed
·        Establish and drive the Global data Strategy, providing management oversight of data owner and data steward engagement and decision making Insights/Analytics
·        Responsible for analyzing and deriving insights from data to inform business strategy and value
·        Grow the maturity and optimize the use of data assets to support decision making and generate deeper insights
·        Improve data quality and implement means to measure and report on data quality
·        Responsible for developing and governing data and information strategy in order to drive business decisions and growth
·        Establish and drive the data governance program and related efforts, providing management oversight of divisional data steward engagement functions and decision making
·        Overseeing data governance, data investment and partnerships influence
·        Engage in an ongoing dialogue with leaders to foster conversations to gain an understanding of the data and analytics challenges and opportunities from each unit
·        Partner to develop specific analytical and data science capabilities to achieve enterprise goals and operational improvements as well as enable new forms of decision making and positive interventions
·        A champion for global data management, governance, quality, and vendor relationships across the enterprise
·        Develop data procedures and policies, and work closely with various departments to collect, prepare, organize, protect and analyze data assets while ensuring that the company meets industry best practices
·        Establishes data policies, standards, organization
·        Responsible for managing, allocating, and governing the annual budget for the office of MDM
·        Designing and implementing data strategies and systems

Required skills:
·        Highly motivated, experienced manager with proven experience in Master Data 
·        Knowledge of relevant applications, big data solutions, and tools is an advantage
·        Proven track record in data management, leadership and information technology systems and tools
·        A strong background in IT, business and mathematics is advantageous
·        Proven data literacy – the ability to describe use cases and outcomes, data sources and management concepts across business and technology domains
·        Deep experience in integrating complex, cross-corporate processes and information strategies, including technology planning and execution and policy development and maintenance
·        Broad experience in multiple competency areas of data and analytics delivery; examples data warehousing, business intelligence (BI), data governance, data architecture, data integration, data classification, data strategy, data quality management, data security, and privacy, MDM, data standards, regulatory compliance and enterprise architecture frameworks
·        Experience with cross-functional or cross-divisional leadership of complex efforts such as shared governance, technology implementations, divisional leadership, or major programs