Director / VP - Data Governance


Accounting + Finance


New York, New York

Employment Type



Top Tier Global Private Equity Fund is looking for a Director/VP of Data Governance to lead and scale the data governance function, working directly with top management and heads of various business units and portfolio companies.

Job Description:

Compensation : $140000 - $170000
Job ID : 13442


  • Business Analytics is a cross functional team responsible for the design and implementation of data systems and strategies of The Fund, through identifying and improving business processes, delivering analytics, data visualization, and automation solutions across the organization.
  • The Director/Vice President, Data Governance will lead and establish best practice in data governance at the corporate level and collaborate with data leaders across our portfolio companies.
  • This is a key role to support the rapid growth of the business and the digital transformation of the organization.
  • Lead the development and stewardship of the Global Data Governance framework and standards for existing and future technology systems and initiatives
  • 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
  • Build and maintain Master Data Management products and processes


Job Requirements:


  • 10+ years of professional work experience in the financial services industry with 5+ years in leadership roles in data related disciplines (data governance, data quality, metadata management, etc.)
  • 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
  • Proven problem solver with the ability to identify and triage data issues and drive tactical and strategic solutions
  • Expert knowledge of data management tools including process mapping and lineage toolsets
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure and business intelligence tools


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