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Global Head of Data

  • Job reference: Global Head of Data
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Executive Perm / Interim
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: BI, Data & Analytics, Executive Leadership
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Due to significant investment in data and BI, our FTSE Listed client is looking for a Global Head of Data responsible for leading the data and BI capability across three divisions playing an essential part in bringing stability across the group from a Data and ERP perspective, driving the Data and MI strategic agenda.

Reporting directly into the Group CIO you will be responsible for shaping the landscape of the data systems, project management and putting in place data standards and governance.

With 21 ERP systems currently running across 81 sites, a hands-on and participative leadership style is essential to our client's matrix led culture. Current tools and systems in use are IBM Cognos Controller, Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, Alteryx and MS Excel and it is therefore essential that candidates have some experience of these tools.


The opportunity to lead and be part of innovations such as A.I and piloting IoT projects whilst never losing sight of the company's core values: Brand Essence, Down to Earth, Trustworthy and Authentic.


Key Skills

•Self-starter with the ability to develop/implement data and BI strategies in line with the company's business vision.

•Strong leadership skills with the proven ability to set a vision, manage change, develop personnel and strategically implement continuous improvement.

•Ability to travel and manage multiple projects simultaneously within a fast pace work environment.

•Must be able to communicate effectively to all levels of the organization with the ability to influence others across multiple levels of the organization

•Previous Program/Project management skills advantageous

•Strong interpersonal relationship skills

•Demonstrated structured approach to growing a data and BI function central to an organisation.


Our client has multiple locations across the UK therefore we are searching UK wide.


Excellent package on offer 

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