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Director, Data Governance w CPG Industry exp - to $210,000

Piscataway, NJ
OPEN JOB: Director, Data Governance (Hybrid)
NOTE: CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) Industry experience required

LOCATION: Piscataway, New Jersey
  • In office on Tuesdays and Wednesdays
  • Work from home Monday, Thursday and Fridays
SALARY: $146,000 to $210,000
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Available for ideal candidate
  • Seeking a Director, Data Governance to join our client’s newly formed Data Excellence organization. In this role, you will lead the enterprise stewardship community in adopting data governance and management best practices.  You will be on the forefront of enabling our data citizens to use and manage our data assets. The ideal candidate is strategic, forward-thinking, and has proven experience in large data transformations, focusing on data governance and data privacy. 

 What you will do
  • Lead the customer success and enterprise data stewardship team to drive data governance adoption, working with data stewards across divisions to embed governance practices and enhance data-driven culture
  • Act as a Data Management SME, consulting with stakeholders to improve data governance literacy, advance data maturity, and develop strategic data initiatives
  • Collaborate with domain data leaders to address data issues and leverage opportunities, ensuring data governance frameworks are in line with enterprise goals and regulatory standard
  • Drive the prioritization and activation of data use cases, conduct workshops for development and implementation, and establish SOPs to maintain high data quality and security
  • Evaluate and refine team and program performance through feedback from business and technology partners, using insights to optimize data governance and management processes
  • Provide strategic leadership to cross-functional teams, encouraging a collaborative atmosphere, and partner with various stakeholders to facilitate change and enhance data governance adoption

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology, business administration or related field
  • CPG (Comsumer Packaged Goods) experience required
  • 12 years of proven experience in large data transformations focusing on data governance and data privacy
  • Extensive knowledge of data management and data governance principles, implementations and latest industry trends
  • Consistent record of handling multiple business stakeholders, including actively engaging and aligning with enterprise senior leadership to drive data governance initiatives and strategies in line with the overall organizational goals
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills with the ability to empower and guide cross-functional teams effectively
  • Exceptional strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities, coupled with a keen eye for detail and a dedication to delivering high-quality products
  • Master’s degree in information management or Library and Information Science 
  • CDMP, CIP, CIPP certifications 
  • Consulting experience or product management
  • Proficiency in metadata and data quality tools like Atlan, Collibra, Informatica, Alation, Atacama, Talend, etc

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
  • Full MS WORD Resume
  • Required compensation
  • Contact information
  • Availability
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss in full

Recruiting Manager

EMAIL: jdenmark@intermediagroup.com
LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasondenmark

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