Data Manager

A Team Recruitment EA Ltd
Colchester, Essex
£50000 - £60000/annum
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a very exciting brand new position as a data manager for our Colchester client who are building a technical centre of excellence in the East to oversee the development and use of data systems. As data manager, you should offer effective ways to organise, store and analyse data paying specific attention to security, performance and confidentiality. It is imperative for this role that you have a strong understanding of databases and data analysis procedures, are tech-savvy and possess excellent, and demonstrable, problem solving skills. In your role as data manager you will see the best in your team and lead them to continue to ensure they are using the best of their skills to the highest standard.
The Role
● Managing a growing team of analysts
● Create and enforce policies for effective data management
● Formulate techniques for quality data collection to ensure adequacy, accuracy and legitimacy of data
● Devise and implement efficient and secure procedures for data handling and analysis with attention to all technical aspects
● Establish rules and procedures for data sharing with upper management, external stakeholders
● Support others in the daily use of data systems and ensure adherence to legal and company standards
● Assist with reports and data extraction when needed
● Monitor and analyze information and data systems and evaluate their performance to discover ways of enhancing them (new technologies, upgrades etc.)
● Ensure digital databases and archives are protected from security breaches and data losses

The Person
● Proven experience as data manager
● Familiarity with modern database and information system technologies
● A supportive nurturing management style
● Excellent understanding of data administration and management functions (collection, analysis, distribution etc.)
● BSc/BA in computer science or relevant field
● An analytical mindset with problem-solving skills
● Excellent communication and collaboration skills
● A background in data science will be a distinct advantage

Benefits to you
• Competitive salary £50-£60k dependant on experience
• Great team environment
• Potential to really be part of an evolving team and company

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