Head of Data - Edinburgh/Glasgow - 6 months

Posted on Dec 12, 2018 by Parity Professionals

City, Edinburgh United Kingdom
Consultancy
Immediate Start
£500 - £900 Annual
Full-Time

Head of Data - Edinburgh/Glasgow - 6 months

This role can be based full-time in either Edinburgh or Glasgow.

We have a fantastic initial 6-month contract opportunity available in Edinburgh/Glasgow for a Head of Data.

Our client is undertaking an unprecedented programme of greenfield digital transformation and this role offers an excellent opportunity to play a crucial part in a programme that will have significant impact across a variety of industries.

This role will involve direct line management of a varied team of Product Owners each managing a distinct data-related work stream, while consulting across the organisation to provide leadership and guidance on the programme as a whole.

This role has been deemed in-scope of IR35 legislation.

Essential:

  • A proven track record of successful programme delivery in the context of a large-scale data migration initiative
  • Experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams in a delivery-focused environment while promoting individual development and well-being
  • High-level relationship building and stakeholder engagement skills - a proven track record of forging, developing, and maintaining cross-organisational/departmental relationships and connections
  • Experience delivering products and projects within a data-related digital environment, with decision-making backed by data-driven options analysis
  • Experience working on a large-scale, greenfield programme of transformation and awareness of potential programme pitfalls

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Reference: 599173380

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