Data Governance Lead (Global Bank, up to 75k)

Hong Kong Temporary HK$60,000 - HK$75,000 per month (HK$720,000 - HK$900,000 per year)
  • 1 year renewable contract w/ permanent conversion
  • 6+ years in Data Management, define data policy

About Our Client

My client is a multinational banking and financial services organization. With a global presence, it offers a wide range of banking products and services to individuals, businesses, and institutions, serving as a trusted partner in the global financial landscape.You should have a strong background in data management and governance practices, including data ownership and stewardship, identity and access control, data classification and protection, among others.

Job Description

  • Serve as the primary point of contact within the organization for data management and governance issues.
  • Provide guidance and expertise on data governance principles, practices, and processes.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to address data-related challenges and find effective solutions.

  • Define and Manage Firm-Wide Data Governance Framework:
  • Establish and maintain a comprehensive data governance framework that aligns with internal Data Policy and industry best practices.
  • Assist in operating the data governance committee, facilitating discussions, and driving decision-making on data governance matters.
  • Continuously refine and optimize data governance Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of implemented tools and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Stay updated on relevant data protection regulations and industry standards.
  • Work with legal and compliance teams to ensure data governance practices align with regulatory requirements.
  • Support data classification and protection efforts to safeguard sensitive and confidential data.

The Successful Applicant

  • Extensive experience (6+ years) in data management and governance practices.
  • Strong understanding of data ownership and stewardship, identity and access control, data classification, and data protection.
  • Experience in implementing a data governance framework and leading a data committee in an enterprise environment is highly desirable.
  • Solid knowledge of data governance tools and technologies.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Relevant certifications in data management and governance are a plus.

What's on Offer

  • Excellent exposure in financial industry
  • Stable work environment
  • Long-term Transformation project
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