Data Governance Manager

Location City of London

Contract Permanent

Salary £85,000 + 20%

Ref DH-33781-GOV

Are you an experienced Data Quality and Data Governance Manager with excellent communication skills alongside proven stakeholder engagement? If so, we have a great role that we would like to discuss with you.

The Role:

  • Periodically revising / refreshing the Data Governance Framework and Policy.
  • In concert with Data Owners and Data Stewards, accountable for compliance with the DG Policy.
  • Chairing the quarterly Data Governance Committee (Data Owners)
  • Coordinating Data Quality Improvement with Data Owners and Data Stewards.
  • Training and education of the organisation with respect to data governance matters.
  • Monitoring and resolution of Data Issues and Incidents.
  • Running focused data quality reviews.
  • Review of Projects from a Data Governance perspective.
  • Regulatory Compliance with respect to data matters.

The role will not have direct line management responsibilities but will instead work closely with the wider Data & Analytics team and collaborate with colleagues across the business.

Essential Skills/Qualifications/Experience:

  • Experience of either fulfilling a comparable role in another organisation, or of supporting a Data Governance Manager in a number of their tasks.
  • Understanding of modern Data Governance theory and how to put this into practice.
  • Can work via influence with the ability to gain the confidence of peers through to senior managers and C-suite.
  • An excellent communicator / educator.
  • Direct expertise in the following:
    • Data Governance      
    • Data Management
    • Data Quality Improvement   
    • Data Audit


  • Familiarity with data visualisation tools (e.g. PowerBI)
  • Experience of working within or in collaboration with a Strategy Function.
  • Familiarity with Data Analytics / Data Science.
  • Experience of running data governance projects.
  • Hands-on knowledge of the Microsoft BI Stack (e.g. SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, Power BI etc.)

If you are interested in this role, then please apply with an up to date CV and I will be in touch to discuss further.

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