Data Manager c£75k

InterQuest Solutions
05 Feb 2017
05 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IQFM are working with a market leading client in the Insurance sector who are actively looking to make a senior hire. We require a Senior Data Manager who can combine the elements of best practice Data Management with hands on operational leadership skills. We are making multiple hires so please apply if you are a junior, mid-level or senior data specialist.

Based at superb offices near to Aldgate the City, you will be part of an 8 person team all contributing to providing the best data strategy to the business. From the Junior Data Analysts to the Head of Data, each person has one common objective and that is to promote core data and its importance to the success of the business.

The core responsibilities are as follows:
Provide high end input for IT Steering groups and play an influential role in the prioritisation, scoping and delivery of system enhancements.
Support the Head of Operations at senior level and help promote the Data Division at senior stakeholder briefings.
Help the team in their objective to develop effective working relationships with colleagues across the organisation to ensure internal & external client needs are met.
Act in a hands on manner to assist any project based duties and support the wider project team when appropriate.
Prepare management reports and highlight potential issues or problems when necessary.
Help to run the team with operational leadership skills in order to help the team perform to a high standard at all times.
Due to team expansion this person will be encouraged to find good data people at all levels to join the team so will play a part in hiring Junior, mid-level & senior analyst.

The core skills for this role are as follows:

Demonstrable experience within the Insurance, Life, Reinsurance sector
Demonstrable experience of working with business stakeholders across the above industry sectors.
Have the ability to run Projects within the Data environment.
Appropriate levels of technical skills with the aptitude to run Industry specific projects
Strong MS Office skills particularly strong Excel
Highly analytical individual who can take responsibility for quality and accuracy of work
Can show superb leadership qualities and have a 'roll your sleeves' up attitude when needing to get projects over the line.
Have worked as a Senior Data Analyst looking to take a step up into more senior role.
Have worked in a more senior capacity looking to undertake similar duties with a sideways move.

Our client offers a superb home/work life balance and understands the benefits this working practice can bring to any organisation. You will be working amongst a highly passionate team all looking to make a difference to the company wide data landscape. The client has superb offices next to a host of mainline and underground stations and offer an outstanding benefits package to compliment the salary.

The IQFM team very much look forward to hearing from you on

Interquest Group PLC is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.