Data Governance Program Manager

IT / Technology
Hybrid - Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on July 9, 2024

Contract Data Governance Program Manager role with a global enterprise organization transforming how they view data internally.

  • Contract data governance, MDM program manager role
  • Senior leadership is very bought into this new program
  • Hybrid work environment with 3 days a week in office in Vancouver

What & Why:
This is a newly created role, working in a newly created team focusing on the transformation of how the organization views data internally.  You will be working with a very well-respected leader and alongside a consulting company who is helping to build the data management roadmap.  There is significant work to be done around how data is organized internally.  The key deliverables for this role in the short term will be to help build out the roadmap and workshopping with cross functional partners as well as handling communications about sequencing of the technology and business goals. Ideally you are someone who understands the product life cycle either in a retail or CPG organization, so you are already speaking the language of your business stakeholders.  You will bring organization and structure to the team as well as an understanding of the data. This is a really exciting time to join as the organization looks to transform their data journey.

This client is one of the most recognizable Canadian brands, a true Vancouver success story who has expanded globally. They are well known for their corporate culture and has won major awards for their accomplishments. They have invested majorly in technology and have had an incredibly successful past few years, including a major strategic acquisition. They have an all-star leadership team who keeps you accountable and provides support while still affording you tremendous autonomy. They are located close to rapid transit in newly renovated offices in downtown Vancouver and have a hybrid work environment with 3 days a week in office.

You will bring the following education, skills and experience to the role:

  • 4+ years experience in a data governance role ideally in an enterprise organization
  • Program management experience
  • Experience with building roadmaps, running workshops and working with cross-functional business partners.
  • Retail experience would be considered a serious asset

Compensation: this role pays $70-80 per hour incorporated.

Next Steps:
If the sound of this opportunity excites you, and you’re confident that it’s a good fit for your experience and career goals, then we’d love to hear from you! Please send your updated resume to us by applying to this posting and one of our awesome team of recruiters will be in touch.