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Astellas is announcing a Manager Data Stewardship Operations opportunity in Northbrook, IL.
Purpose & Scope of Position:
The role will support the Lead of the Data Governance Operations Office to ensure effective data management, change management, data standards and solutions. This individual must collaborate not only within the AIA group, but across all divisions, enabling and aligning data management initiatives and processes. Data Stewardship operations support the adoption, management and maintenance of tools and assets that support the Data Governance Operational Office. The role interacts with business areas and ensures that business and technical stewards understand and execute their roles and responsibilities.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
Work with business areas to align local data governance activities to enterprise data governance policies, processes and standards
Perform complex data analysis to support data management decision-making for enterprise-wide data that considers requirements from multiple, disparate stakeholders
Coordinate the tracking and documentation of all technical and business metadata
Participate in identifying and proposing solutions for data quality issues and change requests
Manage, publish and maintain the data dictionary and metadata
Track, monitor and publish data quality scorecards
Help ensure alignment of data quality activities to business and data governance strategies
Identify process improvement opportunities
Gather business area level data quality metrics for consumption at the data governance operations office and data governance committee level
Coordinate with data stewards throughout the organization for transparency, support and status
Stay current with the latest solutions, industry trends, standards, security and privacy policies and business applications in Data Governance
This position reports to the Director Global Data Governance within the Advanced Informatics and Analytics organization. This is a new position.
BS/BA (Information Management preferred)
Experience in data governance/data architecture/data management
Strong understanding of data tools (cleansing, master data management
Understanding of data governance processes and principles
Strong process viewpoint and the ability to effectively communicate ideas and input
Experience writing business rules
Experience writing data quality rules
Experience writing business requirements
Ability to balance business needs with IT capabilities
Excellent root cause analysis skills
Experience with data governance applications
Experience with business process improvement
Credibility within the business
Pharmaceutical or other regulated experience
Experience working for global company
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
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