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Location :
Northbrook, IL US
Level :
Experienced Professional
Job Category :
Data Science & Analytics
Description :

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Job Description


The Data Governance Senior Consultant is responsible for leading moderately complex projects and managing work that has Data Governance, Data Management and Data Quality impacts to the Enterprise. The role is responsible for project results in terms of costs, methods and outcomes.  This role drives collaboration and influences key project/ program stakeholders to execute on key deliverables and to develop data stewards within their area of resposibility.

  • Consults in the governance of business data to ensure consistency, accuracy, availability, and accessibility
  • Contributes to the common vision and communication to business leaders including elevating the organizations’ commitment to clean, reliable, and accurate customer and business data  
  • Ensures that a cross-functional view of business data is available to the enterprise
  • Develop and implement processes to maintain high quality data assets
  • Facilitate and drive cross-functional teams to achieve Data Governance results.
  • Encourages the growth of Data Stewards across the Enterprise and supports the DS networking user group
  • Lead training for Data Stewards across the Enterprise
  • Support the Data Governance Services work as well as strategic core initiatives
  • Manages data and analytic project and program execution of moderate complexity
  • Manages work/programs of moderate complexity through a cohesive plan that outlines objectives, timelines, risks, and deliverables enabling the movement of the most important work forward
  • Proactively communicates risks, issues and status to leadership and key stakeholders
  • Communicates and coordinates internal or external contacts of project decisions
  • Drives problem solving and issue resolution to ensure task completion by establishing priorities and resolving conflicts with team members and functional mangers.




Job Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in a field such as Data Quality, Data Architecture, Business, or equivalent work.
  • 2-4 years of business experience and/or business project management experience
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Ability to synthesize large amounts of complex data into meaningful conclusions and recommendations
  • Ability to design and lead dynamic data projects of moderate complexity
  • Ability to inspire trust
  • Advanced ability to manage multiple priorities given aggressive timelines; comfortable performing in a fast paced, dynamic and ambiguous business environment; manage both internal and external resources
  • Solid decision making, problem solving, and ability to support complex analysis
  • Advanced skill in motivation, organization, analysis, coaching and facilitation of teamwork
  • Ability to develop and/or revise tactics to support changing strategies and direction.
  • Excellent presentation skills; dynamically (persuasively) presenting ideas to management
  • Skills in Visio (flow charting) and PowerPoint a plus





The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

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