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Global Head of Data Governance

Published5th January
Job Type
Job TypePermanent
ConsultantJon Ballantyne
Salary160,000 - 170,000 / Year
+ 17% Annual

About Our Client

Our client is a leading provider of software, data solutions and technology-enabled expert services to the global commercial real estate (CRE) industry. They are a single provider of end-to-end CRE solutions empowering clients to make informed decisions and drive strategic growth.
Headquartered in Canada, they have approximately 2,500 employees around the world, with operations in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. They are at the centre of what drives the real estate industry and continue to break ground every day with innovative solutions and best practices that touch every aspect of the real estate life cycle.
Job Description

Our client is looking for a Global Head of Data Governance to lead and scale the Data Governance function. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for data and data-related processes and systems. The Global Head of Data Governance will lead and establish best practice in data governance at the corporate level and collaborate with data leaders across their portfolio companies. This is a key role to support the rapid growth of the business and the digital transformation of the organization.

  • Establish a data governance framework to assure effective data controls are in place across the organization, defining policies, standards, controls and reporting.
  • Define accountabilities and responsibilities for data owners across the business proactively working with departments to implement practices that meet the defined policies and standards for data governance.
  • Develop and document data governance policies, procedures, and internal controls
  • Establish data quality metrics and requirements and develop procedures for detection and correction of data quality issues
  • Design, develop and deploy data governance technology solutions
  • Ensure processes are efficient in addressing both data governance and business goals
  • Build and maintain Master Data Management products and processes
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of how areas of business collectively integrate and contribute to achieving business goals
  • Build and maintain partnerships with all relevant functional areas across the organization


  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in data and analytics
  • Experience with public and commercial real estate data
  • Track record of leading data governance and data transformation initiatives across business functions in a large, global, fast-paced, dynamically growing organization
  • Senior experience in growing and scaling data governance capability and practice
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal, active listening) and ability to synthesize key messages and translate business data needs into system capabilities and/or process design
  • Solid relationship management skills to generate productive and inclusive team dynamics

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Jon Ballantyne

Jon Ballantyne

+44 (0)20 3833 2272

LOCATION: Technology

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