Head of Data Strategy

Head of Data Strategy

Your new company

This is one of the UK's leading brands, originally known as one the biggest producers of paper maps. They are transforming their business to produce digital map data, online route planning, sharing services and mobile apps, plus many other location based products.

Your new role

In this role, you will own the ongoing development of Data Strategy, driving business advocacy and data literacy, leading on standards and governance, representing the company's data strategy with partners across public and private sector, and ensuring alignment with our corporate, technology and geospatial strategies.

You will lead external engagement with the data community, influencing and contributing to national and international initiatives, policy developments and collaborations with industry bodies. And in ensuring the company's future success, your data insight and thought leadership will provide the context and frameworks for future proposition development and business growth.

What you'll need to succeed

. Demonstrable experience in developing and implementing data strategy in a data centric business- ideally in a commercial environment
. Expert knowledge of data frameworks, governance and standards gained within a large data environment
. A credible and visionary communicator, able to inspire, engage and influence both internally and externally at peer, team and senior leadership level.
. Highly motivated and resourceful, with a track record in driving change at pace and coordinating the efforts and engagement of multidisciplinary teams.
. Experienced senior leader with excellent collaboration skills
. Demonstrable success at building and leading high performing teams

What you'll get in return

Hybrid working scheme

Impressive salary of £67,626- £75,582 depending on experience!

Performance related bonus

A competitive pension scheme

25 days annual leave, bank holidays and an extra 3 over Christmas

What you need to do now
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Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Full-time
Industry
Technology & Internet Services
Location
Southampton
Specialism
Data & Advanced Analytics
Pay
£67,626-£75,582
Ref:
4117644

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Ella Veale, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Basingstoke
Ground Floor, 2200 Renaissance, Basing View

Telephone: 01256 633151

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