Contract Spy Tyne and Wear, UK
Mar 11, 2020Duration not stated
About us M4, an IT Delivery Practice, is a forward thinking and fast-growing SME with an established UK client base. As the next stage in our expansion plan, we require the services of a Data Specialist. About you You will be ready to quickly get to work with the departmental data governance managers, business and technical specialists across the department to help identify and understand business requirements. A pragmatic consultant, you will actively share knowledge and experience with other team members, understanding that knowledge transfer is a key deliverable of the contract. Responsibilities As a Data Governance Specialist, you will bring your skills and expertise to develop, introduce and help maintain our clients data Governance Policy and framework including standards and approach. You will also: Review documents produced by the data governance team Provide the data governance team with expert data governance advice and support including coaching the team to build capability and improve performance Attend bi-weekly data governance workshop meetings Develop the data governance policy, standards and approach to meet business requirements Work on data governance pilot tests to address business issues, developing frameworks and demonstrating the value of data governance Advise on technical and business aspects for strategic tooling solutions Mentor team Skills and experience Within the last 2 years, experience in understanding data structures, standards, design patterns, security practices and regulatory and legal requirements relating to data Within the last 2 years, experience and expertise in defining and implement data governance and/or data management programs within large public and private sector organisations Previous experience of defining a data governance framework to include metadata, data catalogues, data architecture, data modelling, data quality, data storage, data security and privacy, data sharing, integration and interoperability. At least 2 yearsâ€™ experience of Data Governance Assurance within the last 2 years, demonstratable experience of data concepts, data and process modelling, database, analytics and visualisation applications and strategic data governance tooling solutions. Provide examples of industry recognised enterprise architecture, data management or information security qualifications (e.g. CDMP, TOGAF, ITIL, COBIT, CISM or equivalent). At least 2 yearsâ€™ experience of Data Orientated Business Transformation Within the last 2 years, consultancy experience in influencing the way things are done, utilising change management concepts and strategies, including communication, culture change and performance measurement system design Previous experience of upskilling teams to create sustainable capability within the last 2 years Previous experience of working in a government department highly desirable If successful at CV review you will be required to complete a written skills assessment if you are unable or unwilling to comply with our due diligence process, please do not apply.