European Data Manager

Dickens Heath
£80,000 per annum
01 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JELD-WEN are currently seeking an experienced European Data Manager. As European Data Manager, you will serve as the liaison between the business (regional and corporate), Global Business Technology and Analytics team to represent all aspects of Data Management and Data Governance.

The European Data Manager will take ownership of all data relevant to the new SAP Enterprise Resource Planning software solutions being implemented and its integration to other best of breed systems.

You will be responsible for:

  • Serving as a liaison between the businesses (regional and corporate), Global Business Technology and Analytics teams to represent Data Management and Data Governance
  • Working with global business teams to plan and implement a comprehensive data strategy
  • Definition strategy principles for managing data
  • Managing European-wide Data teams in each region
  • Defining all standards for all data across the group
  • Ownership of all data relevant to the new SAP ERP software solutions being implemented to all systems
  • Ensuring integration with all internal and external systems
  • Creating European element of the Global Corporate repository of all data architecture Collaborating and deploy Data Architecture strategies for all areas of Enterprise Data Model
  • Defining Enterprise Data strategies for European Data Warehouse and advanced data analytics systems
  • Planning and implement data management for new data sources (public, B2B, advanced analytics)
  • Gathering requirements, perform vendor and product evaluations
  • Engaging cross-functional teams to ensure end-to-end technical /business viability
  • You will need to be willing to travel up to 50% outside of your nominated office
  • Including product data through the lifecycle, customer and product data
  • Plan to cleanse and construct data for Europe
  • Organise process and roles/responsibilities on data cleansing for product and customer

You will have:

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience managing Master Data for ERP SAP implementations
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience of Manufacturing/Supply Chain industry experience
  • Experience of leading complex technical projects and teams
  • Extensive experience collecting business requirements into business solutions
  • Ability to engage to the groups current enterprise data environments
  • Understand and work with SAP ERP software solutions implementation (customer, Supplier, Parts/Products, BOMs, Routing, Labour, Chart of Accounts)
  • Develop and convey a corporate vision with solutions
  • Implementation of Master Data Management and improve data quality
  • Strong knowledge of data architecture and data modelling techniques
  • Work with structured and unstructured data
  • Consume/expose data through API, BI and SQL
  • Reverse engineer data flows and source to target mappings

This is an exciting opportunity to join a global organisation, which offers strong prospects for someone who is motivated for progression and to be part of a huge scale project. To discuss in further detail please apply now.

All 3rd party CVs will be handled by Robert Walters.