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Data Governance Officer

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £85,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Compliance
  • Contact: Jake Kelly
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 02036371604
  • Expiry Date: 26 November 2022
  • Job Ref: JK/19228

​​Data Governance Officer is required to oversee the life cycle of a set of business data elements, responsible for implementing data management policies and procedures.

The Data Governance Officer are responsible for establishing data definitions, business rules and data quality metrics, and you will work with business and technology teams to rollout and maintain data management and remediate data-quality issues.

Key Responsibilities

•Responsible for defining key data elements and identifying data assets within their own data domains

•Engage with the multiple lines of business

•Responsible for contributing to the development and maintenance of a business data dictionary that is aligned to physical data assets and the business glossary for the definition and maintenance of a group's data landscape including end-to-end data flows/transformations and data lineage

•Responsible for establishing data quality rules

•Responsible for solving data related issues and communicating resolutions with other solution domains

•Partners with Business & IT teams to ensure solutions adhere to the organization’s data principles and guidelines

•Support the development of deliverables (e.g., project plans, process documentation, roadmap), standard reporting, and tracking of performance KPI


•Knowledge of data management principles and concepts

•Knowledge of how to create data definitions & standards, determine business data requirements and business rules

•Ability to work collaboratively with analysts, architects, modelers, business and technical teams

•Good communication skills with both business and technical audiences

•Subject matter knowledge of bank operations and/or financial services

•Ability to leverage multiple tools to create and maintain necessary data stewardship outputs


•Experience working within a data or reporting team as an analyst, modeler or data steward

•Experience creating and using data models and data definitions

•Experience with improving data quality and resolving data deficiencies


•Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

•Experience conducting similar work in a large bank

​If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your CV. Alternatively, call Pritesh Chudasama on 0203 637 1607 for a confidential conversation.

Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.