Data Manager (VP) - Global Banking

Michael Page Technology
85000.00 - 95000.00 GBP Annual + Bonus & Benefits
30 Jun 2022
08 Jul 2022
Contract Type

A Global Banking Institution is looking for a new VP level Data Manager to join their rapidly growing team in London.

Client Details

Data Manager (VP) - Global Banking

The organisation is a global (Fortune 500) Banking institution.


Role Purpose:

The Data Manageris a critical role as part of the overall Data Strategy for the Bank. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of data management, regulatory and operational risk management practices.

The role will require working with stakeholders across all functions, with a focus on the Capital Markets division to ensure fit-for-purpose data. As the concepts of Data Management are new to the organisation, the role also requires an ability to educate and convince stakeholders at all levels on the essential nature of this role.


  • Solid knowledge and expertise in the use of data governance, data quality, metadata, profiling, analysis, and data management tools.
  • Support the implementation of the data governance strategy and policy with a particular focus to Capital Markets
  • Drive the Data Governance implementation book of work and develop the pipeline
  • Drive the data definition, lineage and governance aspects 'end to end' for prioritised Use Cases
  • Responsible for monitoring changes to business data requirements and ensuring that change and release management activities are executed for the data domains
  • Contribute to the firm's objective of meeting industry regulatory expectations with respect to the data governance program as well as establishing processes that generate accurate, complete, timely and reliable data
  • Work with Local Data Officers and teams across the Division on the development and implementation of data standards and adoption requirements for EMEA Data
  • Support the investigation of Data Quality Issues, development of remediation plans and recommendations to fix at source
  • Ability to establish consistent contact with all teams to provide updates, stay on track and report risks and issues timely with proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders


Skills & Experience


  • Understanding of data governance with knowledge of data governance practices, business and technology issues related to management of enterprise data and data related regulatory requirements
  • Strong knowledge of the capital markets and regulations impacting the Capital Markets such as MiFID/MiFIR
  • Analytically minded with experience in problem solving and being able to implement and deliver solutions
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills to communicate and achieve buy-in from stakeholders across EMEA
  • An understanding of Physical, Logical, and Business data Models
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Visio, and PowerPoint supporting Business Process Modelling
  • Proven ability to be a team player, while retaining the ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • Confident manner and strong presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently and see challenges through to resolution
  • Exposure to Collibra and other data governance tools


  • Experience with Alteryx, Power BI, Tableau and SharePoint
  • Exposure to SQL, Python, R,
  • Exposure to Data Engineering
  • Knowledge of data related regulatory requirements
  • Knowledge of emerging trends and issues within the Data Management landscape
  • Experience working in regulated frameworks, ideally financial services

Job Offer

A basic salary up to GBP95,000 plus excellent bonus and company benefits

Hybrid working (1-2 days a week in the office)