Data Governance Manager, Investment Management

Hays Financial Markets
£70k.00 - £80k.00 pa
29 Nov 2016
Job Sector
Finance & Banking
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a newly created role for a Data Manager to join this award winning asset manager.

Reporting into the Head of Data Management, the Data Manager will be experienced in recommending and overseeing the implementation of data 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 will appeal to experienced Data Specialists with prior BAU and strategic data management/data governance experience. The successful candidate will have prior experience of leading the design and implementation of the infrastructure for Data Governance models. Prior experience of establishing and evolving management information andd evolving reporting and analytics is also required.

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 will be utilised to interface and work 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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