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Data Governance Analyst (Data Quality)

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    15% pension and annual bonus scheme

  • Contact:

    Kevin Feely

  • Contact email:

    Kfeely@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH34906_1621002606

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-13

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Data Governance Analyst (Data Quality / Data Management) - Edinburgh - 12 Months Fixed Term Contract

Head Resourcing is currently recruiting for an experienced Data Governance Analyst for our prestigious client in the investments industry in Edinburgh. Working as a key member of the Central Information Management team you will be responsible for the delivery of a continuous high-quality data management and governance service; driving governance policies for data management, and shaping and embedding the data principles and controls. Your responsibilities will cover areas such as data quality and data accuracy, promoting best-of-breed data governance and data controls - ensuring data is classified correctly and enriched / cleansed effectively. Our client has a customer focused culture where they value quality and excellence, you will gain great exposure across our client's organisation from front office to back office - if you are not currently working in the investment industry this is a fantastic opportunity to learn new business skills in a renowned organisation. Please note this role is for an initial 12 month fixed term contract.

Responsibilities:
- Develop checks and controls to ensure the accuracy and quality of data through all upstream and downstream data channels
- Demonstrate detailed technical understanding of data governance, software and processes.
- Full engagement with internal customers; acting in a consultative capacity, provide support and guidance regarding data quality and participate in projects that involve any of the upstream or downstream data flows and processes.
- Drive, shape and embed data governance policies for data management, as provided by internal frameworks and controls.
- Manage data governance policy, covering data usage, lineage and distribution.
- Deliver visibility and transparency on all aspects of data management for the firm through relevant and appropriate reporting, data and record management
- Expert in the field of data management, promote the role of data management and the service provided to internal customers.
- Driving data management profiling and awareness programs.

Essential:
- Experience with implementing data governance and data quality management frameworks
- Experience with using Informatica or similar data governance / data quality software such as Collibra / Talend
- Familiarity with SQL to query data stores
- Competent user of Excel

Desirable:
- Financial Services background

Benefits:
- Fantastic salary and benefits package including pension contribution of 15% and private health cover
- Excellent annual bonus scheme (guaranteed 10% bonus, up to 25% additional annual bonus)
- City centre location (currently working remotely)