Data Services Manager

12 Sep 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Job Description Data Services Manager, Data Management, MI Analysis, London

Data Services Manager required by a leading global financial services organisation located in London. As part of the UK and Ireland the Data and MI Team the Data Services Manager will be responsible for leading the efforts of a wider team to deliver data services through the management of data linkage, data mapping and data quality activities.

Required experience

* Proven knowledge and usage of BI tools such as QlikView
* Experience of data quality tracking and data governance
* Ability to lead and performance-manage a wider team
* Good communication skills; proven ability to communicate complex issues to a wider audience including senior stakeholders
* Strong Maths/Technology and analysis skills

Data Services Manager, Data Management, MI Analysis, London

Key Responsibilities

Strategic Data On-boarding:

* Determine data activities required to harness existing non-production data sources - reference data, gap analysis, exception tracking, etc
* Develop data collection and evaluation methodologies, including format design, project criteria and requirements, data compilation, relevancy and usage.
* Formulate techniques for quality data collection to ensure adequacy, accuracy and legitimacy of data
* Manage analytics data coverage mapping across UK and Ireland to both support ongoing review of strategic priorities and performance management
* Develop transparent reporting to be shared with key stakeholders, illustrating progress and challenges across streams with early indicators of impact on analytics deliverables
* Design and implement appropriate data collection policies and procedures
* Train and educate practice data partners on data collection inputs and resulting analytics outputs
* Document procedures for data preparation including data cleaning, standardisation and analysis
* Contribute to integration planning to manage opportunities for embedding analytics in UK&I reporting outputs

Data Quality Management:

* In collaboration with the Global Data Quality team in Dublin, expand and enhance data quality measures available in reporting dashboards and supporting materials
* Work with data stewards to ensure targeted improvement levels are met
* Establish monthly performance MI for distribution to practice leaders across Specialty and Corporate
* Ensure appropriate data quality measures are built into review procedures as part of on-boarding process

Data Security:

* Embed client suppression and anonymisation procedures into all data collection activity
* Ensure company and legal standards are adhered to
* Represent the team on data security issues and distribute materials and follow up refreshers as necessary

Data Services Manager, Data Management, MI Analysis, London

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading global financial services organisation offering career progression and a comprehensive benefits package.