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Role: Associate Director for Accenture Data Platform Data Governance - Centre for Data & Insights
Function: Applied Intelligence, Accenture Strategy & Consulting
Reports to: Managing Director - Centre for Data and Insights

What you will focus on?
• Manage projects and teams at the client in the Data Management domain. For example, complete Data Management maturity assessments, blueprint the Data Governance organization and processes, or implement a Product Information Management (PIM) solution
• Lead internal and client inspiration workshops on the key Data Governance & Management topics
• Build long-term relationships with key client and Accenture stakeholders
• Work on commercial opportunities to expand our Data Governance footprint at clients being served as part of CDI
• Develop the team, skills and strategic direction of our Data Governance practice
What skills and qualifications do you need?
• 15+ years of experience in the Data Management domain, which should include professional consulting experience
• Practical experience in defining and implementing Data Management (i.e. metadata, privacy, quality, Cloud Ecosystems) Frameworks & processes for CDOs and aware of industry frameworks (i.e. DAMA, EDMC)
• Design & roll out of enterprise data management policies, standards and guidance’s and the associated Data Governance Forums
• Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
Experience with:
• Data Management & Governance maturity assessment
• Master Data Management processes
• Data Governance organization model and processes
• Data modeling
• Trusted data sets
• Data Quality profiling
• Data migration
• Governance on a Data Lake
• MDM and PIM solutions
• Professional experience with leading and managing multi-disciplinary project teams
• Hands-on experience on one or more Data Management tools (i.e. Collibra, Alation, IDQ, Axon)
• Ability to translate business requirements into data solutions and technical concepts into easy-to-understand, value-based solutions for the business
• Proven track record in business development (e.g. creating value propositions, responding to RFP’s)
• Experience with building a practice and developing the skills of the team



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