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Are you interested in building a Data Governance program from the ground-up?  If so, we’d like to introduce you to a Fortune 1000 who is a top ranked Forbes Magazine and AM Best top ranked company.

We are currently engaged in a national search for a Director of Data Governance who will lead an enterprise-wide data governance roadmap.  In this role, the Director of Data Governance will:

  • Work with Enterprise, Executive and Technical Stakeholders in identifying priorities and use cases in order to create, enhance and execute a successful enterprise data governance roadmap and program that includes standards and processes.
  • Serve as an enterprise leader for data governance by educating, influencing and driving data governance strategies across multiple levels of the organization
  • Establish enterprise-level data assets and facilitate their consumption while ensuring data assets comply with all regulatory stakeholders.
  • Identify future and maturity data states that include data governance maturity models.
  • Work with various data teams in building a data map in addition to standing-up an enterprise data catalog.
  • Assist in the development, maintenance and refinement of both functional and strategic data analytics and governance related roadmaps
  • Provide direction and lead cross functional teams in data initiatives that require data governance, data architecture, data analytics, program and project management, and data strategy development.
  • Partner with other data and analytics practitioners to implement data governance processes and practices
  • Collaborate on the development of data and analytics related standards and processes
  • Develop data literacy training and a change management approach to improve adoption & business impact
  • Ensure enterprise-wide data standards, policies and processes are created, implemented, executed and observed

The appropriate individual will have demonstrated experience in the following:

  • Enterprise level responsibility for data governance road mapping, program development and implementation.
  • Standing up and executing highly successful enterprise data governance programs that include standards, policies and processes.
  • A combination of data governance, data analytics, data architecture, project/program management and team management at a strategic level.
  • Strong background in data governance, data strategy, data management and data architecture best practices and disciplines.
  • Strong expertise in working with cross-functional executive, business and technical stakeholders.
  • Background with data mapping tools (i.e. Collibra) highly desirable.

Work Environment

This is a remote / hybrid work environment with three days on site and two days off-site.  Relocation is available for this role.

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