Data Governance Lead – First Abu Dhabi Bank FAB
The job holder is responsible for leading the design, development and implementation of the Data Governance program as part of the Data Governance Office. They are accountable for setting direction and ensuring alignment with business objectives with regards to how data is managed across the organisation.
The job holder is also a key member of the broader data management group across the organization and is expected to play an important role in influencing and providing direction to the wider data management community.
Contribute to the development of the organizational Data Strategy and support data management in line with strategic business objectives and FAB cultures and values.
Responsible for the development and oversight of data governance framework, standards, practices, policies and processes.
Support the development of the Data Governance function as a center of excellence committed to ingraining a data-driven decision making culture across the organisation, teaming with external partners, and offering end-to-end data services across business and support groups.
Undertake the monitoring and analysis of latest strategic, technological, and regulatory trends within the organisation and on a global scale.
Anticipate challenges and risks associated with the management of data as a strategic asset and promotes action that produces optimal outcomes.
People Management responsibilities
Supports the process of establishing goals and key performance indicators for the Data Governance Office and works with stakeholders to help establish data management KPIs in wider business and support function scorecards.
Supports the DGO in the effective use of resources and smooth coordination of all team activity aiming at achieving the stated goals.
Leads by example, encourages self-direction amongst other members of the team.
Supports the development of data management awareness and understanding across the organisation.
Actively seeks out opportunities for collaboration across the organization for data related initiatives through roll-out of data stewardship.
Responsible for the development, and implementation of the data governance program, standards, policies, and procedures.
Support the designing and development of the organisational data strategy components.
Lead the development and implementation of data governance policies, standards and procedures.
Manage relationships and coordinate activity with LoB Data Stewards and the wider data stakeholder community.
Responsible for the management and administration of data governance forums and related input/output.
Responsible for the design and execution of appropriate education and awareness activities that promote the importance and direction of data governance activity.
Promote sharing and reuse of data assets across the organization
Maintaining external data partnerships and relationships with external data stakeholders (regulators, vendors, SMEs etc.)
Manage the development and ongoing maintenance of data definitions, standards, lineage and other data governance artifacts as part of the data catalogue.
|Job Location:||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|Career Level:||Mid Career|