Ross is building a new Master Data Office which will be a transformational program for the organization. The Manager I (MDO) will be the subject matter expert and will play a key role in managing product hierarchy data. This role will work directly with business leadership to identify needs and implement data capabilities and processes.
In addition, the position will be responsible for establishing adherence to an enterprise data governance framework (data policies, standards and practices). In the near term, this role will be engaged in a multi-phase roll-out of master data application while working to build consensus for the master data governance strategy across the business community.
oEstablish an enterprise data governance implementation roadmap including strategic priorities for development of information-based capabilities
oAs a prerequisite to above, need to develop deep content knowledge around how the business end-users use foundational data to run the business
oMaintaining and updating all governance and administration related documents and processes (i.e. business processes & workflows, data definitions, business rules, data requirements, data conversion and cleansing plans)
oFacilitate the development and implementation of data quality standards, data protection standards and adoption requirements across the enterprise
oDefine indicators of performance and quality metrics and ensure compliance with data related policies, standards, roles and responsibilities, and adoption requirements
oOversee data profiling of data attributes, values, fields, and business rules, and determine integration strategies. Communicate profiling results to impacted parties.
oSet expectation with partners including business and IT around timing of all new change requests including exceptions where additional decisions or escalations might add to the request
oLead Senior Management, comprising resources from the Business and Functional areas and IT business and operations functions, to achieve their objectives; resolve issues escalated from Business and Functional areas data governance representatives
oManage and ensure all Master Data Office processes around data governance are followed.
oPromote adoption of data governance processes by establishing clear understanding (conducting periodic refresher workshops), and improving the MDO governance processes based on ever changing needs of the business and other partners
oDevelop and maintain KPIs and data analytics for master data
oServe as a liaison between Business and Functional areas and technology to ensure that data related business requirements for protecting sensitive data are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritization and planning
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