Data Strategy Lead for Commercial Life Sciences
Drive the conceptualization and supervise the delivery of data strategy and governance projects in the Commercial Life Science’s space.
Responsible for managing a cross-functional team of experts to realize project outcomes, on schedule, within budget and with the highest quality.
Support with the development of new and existing capabilities within the data strategy & governance team. Support with the identification and elevation of strategic data strategy & governance opportunities at clients.
Engages with clients to understand their problems, help structure their thinking, and propose solutions
Assesses data governance maturity across clients and provides actionable feedback and recommendations
Drives the development and operationalization of an overarching data strategy & the supporting data governance strategy
Evaluates the business value of existing data assets within an organization
Liaises between business and IT to ensure mutual co-creation across data strategy & governance projects
Supervises and coordinates client-side and internal resources to ensure successful delivery of projects
Collaborates with team members to develop new solutions, offerings, and capabilities for the data strategy & governance team
Serves as an escalation point for project risk (cost, time, resources, etc.)
Contributes to project effort estimations
Supports customers with business case development for Data Strategy & Data Governance
Coordinates with business stakeholders to better understand the usage of data assets for various use cases
Monitors and measures the Data maturity level with help of qualitative and quantitative KPIs
Understands the impact of data privacy regulations on the data assets / frameworks in the organization
Minimum 9 years in a Consulting or a Technical Lead role leading Information Management related programs in the life sciences industry with a focus on the Commercial function
Bachelor’s Degree in Business administration, Information Technology, or related discipline
Strategic thinker with the ability to bring thought leadership in the data strategy & governance space
Strong consulting skills to troubleshoot customer issues via interviews and workshops and recommend solution options
Excellent analytical, organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.
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