VP Data Operations and Change
A leader in the Automotive Data landscape in Europe and Australia is looking for a VP of Data Operations and Change. They have achieved an aggressive double-digit growth for the past five years and are now looking at accelerating growth even further through innovation and product initiatives. They are seeking someone who would thrive in developing this strategic and operational role and play a crucial part in the development of their offering aiming at the automotive market. The position has arisen following the retirement of a member of the Senior Management Team who has been with the business for many years. This role will report directly into the Managing Director. The role will be to take over responsibility for a management of a team of some 90 people, of whom 80 are in the UK.
The ideal individual will be an established data professional, with significant change management skills. You will understand the acquisition, manipulation and dissemination of data on a global basis and have expertise in process re-engineering and operational team management. You will also have significant people management skills and an ability to take people through a transformation. Experience of the automotive sector is not a prerequisite but an understanding of data and its use in a technical environment is vital. This is a unique and highly impactful role and will be influential up to group board level.