Job Description

Role: Data Management Specialist

Location: London

Salary: Competitive package and benefits dependent on experience

Career Level, Senior Analyst, Consultant

Introduction:

Do you like being “in the know”? Do you enjoy learning through challenges?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Management Specialist to join our Data & AI practice, part of our larger Cloud First Group group. We deliver scalable, business-critical and end-to-end solutions for our clients - from data strategy/governance to Core Engineering, enabling them to transform and work in Cloud Technologies.

Accenture supports and fosters inclusion and diversity in the workplace and we strongly encourage women and men with a passion for and experience in Technology to join our business.  Shaheen Sayeed,  our UK Technology lead states “The diversity of people is part of what makes Accenture exceptional. We recognise that each person has unique strengths and by embracing those strengths, we all deliver high performance – together.”

Accenture is  recognised for their inclusive working environment through the following awards: 

  • Sunday Times Top 25 Best Big Companies to work for
  • Top employer for Women
  • Strong programme for diversifying the workforce
  • Flexible Maternity package / Shared parental leave
  • Flexible working hours

Are you looking to:

  • Grow your skills working in challenging and innovative solutions?
  • Work in a diverse environment?
  • Work on new technologies with demanding clients to grow your expertise?
  • Work in highly skilled teams advising and supporting our clients through the data and technology revolution?
  • Work in partnership with global clients and large public sector organizations?
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Qualifications

What skills & experience are we looking for?

We are looking for people with a passion for data and who want to grow their career to  complement our team as a Data Management Specialist, with skills including:

  • Knowledge of Data Management and Data Governance concepts and frameworks
  • Experience in, or knowledge of Master Data Management, Metadata Management, Data Quality and Data Lineage tooling and principles
  • Experience working in a client-facing/consulting environment to build trusted relationships with client stakeholders and acting as a trusted adviser
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to apply analytical and creative thought processes
  • Proven success contributing in a multi-location team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability in delivering high-quality deliverables to tight timescales
  • Self-motivation and proactiveness – you want to do the right thing for the client and grow as part of the process
  • Keenness to learn and try new things

Good to have experience:

  • Experience of delivering Master Data Management, Metadata Management, Data Quality and Data Lineage tools
  • Experience being part of a Data Management implementation programme
  • Knowledge of data-specific regulations – ie. BCBS239, IFRS9, GDPR, HIPPA
  • Experience with both short and longer term client projects – ranging from the more advisory and consulting to wider delivery projects within an agile environment
  • Familiarity with the high-level aspects of software development lifecycles and infrastructure implementation

What responsibilities will you have? 

  • Work with client teams to design and implement robust solutions to fundamental data problems – i.e. How do I find data that’s fit for my intended purpose?
  • Work on improving the data culture within organisations so that they can make the most out of their data
  • Defining standards, controls, and procedures across the lifecycle of data
  • Using good communication skills to understand and deliver client requirements
  • Bring your experience and ideas to innovate the governance, usage, and trust in data
  • Mentor and upskill fellow group members
  • Contribute to our internal networks and special interest groups

What’s in it for you?

  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.
  • You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the FTSE 100 and government departments on high-profile projects
  • Opportunities to learn daily through training, certifications, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company
  • Access to leading-edge technology

On top of this, we have gym subsidies, private medical insurance, a lively virtual social calendar and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2021

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

Locations

London,Manchester

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

What people are saying about us

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Current Employee - Analyst in London, England.

Pros: Fantastic culture, amazing flexibility, good rewards, varied work/projects, lots of extra-curricular activities/group.

Cons: Salaries competitive but not market leading, work life balance can be questionable at times.

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