Permanent General Companies, Inc.
Director, Data Management & Analytics
At a glance
Location: US-TN-Nashville Map
Posted: 03/14/2019
Closing: 04/13/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Permanent General Companies, Inc.
Job description
Overview

The Director, Data Management & Analytics position is responsible for implementing The General’s data strategy, which includes data architecture planning and execution, identifying current and future data needed to support the organization including governance over the business data. This includes data for decision support, business intelligence, governance, data warehousing, meta-data repositories and data stores. This role will act as a change agent to lead our organization through our evolving data strategy. This position will work with IT security to support matters related to data privacy and security. 

Responsibilities

  • Perform people management functions to include, but not limited to: hire, coach, develop, motivate, train, evaluate, reward, discipline and terminate. Plan, organize, staff, direct and control the day-to-day operations of the department.  
  • Improve self-service reporting and analytics throughout the company by providing the business with the tools required, the training and expertise required to use the tools, and unprecedented accessibility and visibility into the data warehouse.  
  • Participate in corporate initiatives related to data management and data architecture.  
  • Collaborate with senior leaders to plan, build and implement the organizations data management program and data architecture plan.  
  • Establishes cross functional data governance and supports adoption and adherence to data quality and process governance.  
  • Reviews existing process and procedures to identify trends, cost reductions and to identify ways to increase operational efficiency.  
  • Works closely with infrastructure team in implementation of the organizations data management and architecture strategies.  
  • Other duties as assigned
Job requirements

Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field (Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Technology etc.) or Business Administration required.
  • 10+ years of progressively responsible relevant experience in data management.  
  • Proven people leader with 5+ years of management responsibilities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 

  • Demonstrated experience in developing data strategy, policies and procedures as well as successfully executing programs.
  • Proven knowledge of information systems/technology best operating practices and methodologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to think broadly and strategically with the ability to translate long term goals into tactical and operational activities.
  • Leads large scale projects and initiatives to achieve organization plans and objectives.
  • Effectively assess progress through the use of relevant key performance indicators. 
  • Demonstrated experience in developing data strategy, policies and procedures as well as successfully executing programs.
  • Proven knowledge of information systems/technology best operating practices and methodologies. 
  • Demonstrated ability to think broadly and strategically with the ability to translate long term goals into tactical and operational activities.
  • Leads large scale projects and initiatives to achieve organization plans and objectives. 
  • Effectively assess progress through the use of relevant key performance indicators. 
  • Ability to demonstrate professional oral and written communication skills, people management skills including interviewing, training, team building and performance management, decision making and problem solving skills and in-depth knowledge of operating protocols being serviced.
  • Strong organization, analytic skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Windows, Excel)
  • Alteryx, AWS, SQL, SSAS, SSRS, SSIS and Apache Spark experience preferred.
  • Tableau or other data visualization experience preferred.
Director, Data Management & Analytics