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Data Governance Manager

Job Seekers Ireland Compliance Financial Services

Job Summary

  • Dublin City Centre
  • Permanent
  • BBBH818095
  • Jun 03, 2022
  • Competitive
Job Description

A leading Global Investment Management Firm are looking for an Data Governance Manager to join their Data Governance team

Department overview

This role is part of the company's Data Governance Team. The team supports the global organisation by working with Data Stewards and Data Owners to ensure the quality of the organisations data is accurate and available, in a timely manner, for those that have an

appropriate business need for the data. The team has ownership of the company's Data Governance Framework and supporting standards and processes.

Essential Skills:

An understanding of Data Governance & Data Management best practice in the industry.

An understanding of Data Architecture, Metadata, Data Lifecycles, Data Quality Standards and Logical Data Modelling practices.

An understanding of Records Management and assist in implementing the company's Records Management Policy

An understanding of Data Ethics best practices and industry standards.

The ability to understand and produce moderately complex data flows. [Data Lineage]

Provide business and systems analysis expertise to Business Units where required

Planning, organising and leading business analysis tasks throughout the project lifecycle to

agreed timescales and budgets and within an Agile methodology and tools

Facilitate business & technology workshops for stakeholders of all levels.

Capture, clarify and document business requirements using a range of analysis techniques and tools

To act as a product expert/owner by applying domain and/or end user knowledge.

Analyse and translate business requirements into system requirements and system design

specifications including the definition of functional testing scenarios.

Ability to work as an individual contributor and are competent at managing your own time and the time of others, you can handle multiple demands and competing deadlines.

Good experience in desktop analytical and formatting skills including Excel, Basic SQL, Basic VBA or other scripting language.

Strong organisational skills and attention to detail

Ability to work collaboratively with others and to navigate complex decision points

Excellent communication skills and the ability to promote culture change across the organisation for Data Governance.

Dynamic "can do" attitude with a strong desire to improve and make things happen

Excellent Microsoft office skills [Excel, VBA, Power BI]

Desirable Skills:

An understanding of Regulatory, Compliance & Records Management requirements

Previous Experience of working in data management and an understanding of data governance practices in a financial services business

Experience in facilitating workshops employing different techniques to lead participants to


Good understanding of Data Governance enabling technologies


Degree-educated; either in a financial discipline or else IT

3-5+ years' experience working in the asset management industry

Any Recognised industry qualifications pertaining to Data would be advantageous

Key Competencies:

Customer Orientation and Stakeholder Management

Strategic Thinking


Influencing and negotiation

Initiating and adapting to change: Process improvements, Flexibility

Information Gathering

Problem Analysis

Planning & Implementation

Need for Excellence - Quality Orientation

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Carai McMahon
  • Consultant | Legal Recruitment
  • 353 (0) 1 4321555