Data Governance Manager, Asset Manager

Hays Financial Markets
£70k.00 - £80k.00 pa
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
This is a newly created role for a Data Manager with prior Data Governance experience to join this award winning asset manager. Reporting into the Head of Data Management, the Data Manager will be experienced in the oversight and governance of all investment management data types (to include market & reference data, portfolio & trading data, client reporting/distribution data and portfolio data).

This Data role is high profiled and will work in a strategic capacity working with senior stakeholders across the business. The successful candidate will have prior experience of leading the design and implementation of Data Governance models for management information as well as held responsibility for continuously evolving reporting and analytics.

Your previous Data experience will include establishing the standards applied across data sets, ensuring data stewards adhere and maintain standards implemented, recommend and implement new data quality initiatives, ensure data sets support ongoing business processes and will be knowledgeable around data sourcing, processing, storage as well as assume responsibility for the distribution of data end to end.

Candidates will demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills as this role will coordinate and oversee the evolution of data interfacing and working closely with key stakeholders across the firm to include Technology, Vendor Management, Legal, Information Security, functional data owners and users for example.

It is essential candidates will come from a similar Data role from an asset management environment and will ideally bring solid knowledge of Markit EDM. You will also demonstrate a genuine interest in data and will show a keen interest in understanding business processes, software and hardware.

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