Director of Data Management

Job details

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: SM/FT/HDA 0310C
Posted: over 2 years ago
Consultant: Fiona Tan
Consultant Email: email Fiona
Consultant Phone: +65 6950 0373

Job description

A leading consumer business is currently looking to hire a Director of Data Management to join their Digital team based in Singapore.

Successful candidate will be focusing on:

  • Driving access and usage of data across the organization
  • Providing and enforcing data governance framework
  • Owning the organization’s data dictionary, inventory and architecture models
  • Monitoring and resolving any data quality issues
  • Generating new revenue streams through data monetization

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and enforce consistent data governance framework
  • Enable data access (i.e. Appropriate user access to data domains) for data users across Singapore
  • Assure data quality (i.e. Completeness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability of data sets) as required by data users across Singapore
  • Clarify and manage data ownership, user and custodian roles (i.e. Define roles & responsibilities of data owners, custodians and stewards)
  • Maintain data security & privacy (i.e. protection against threats, compliance with regulations) in collaboration with Data Privacy Officer
  • Own and maintain a consistent data dictionary and policies across Singapore (i.e. Definitions of data attributes, taxonomy)
  • Drive utilization of data and analytics
  • Evangelize adoption of data and analytics within internal business processes
  • Drive data monetization strategy by generating external demand for data and drive monetization


  • Degree in a technical field (engineering, mathematics, computer science, data analytics, information systems)
  • Minimum 12-15 years in management role with 5-10 years in a data-centric organisation
  • More than 12-15 years in technology with at least 5 years in data management
  • 5+ years in executive / strategic delivery role
  • Project Management experience/certifications (PRINCE, PPMP)
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good problem solving and stakeholder influencing skills

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