We have been exclusively appointed by our global commodities client to source a Head of Data Management for their trading division. The role will report to the Head of Market Risk & Data, and will lead a small global team of data managers.
The key deliverables will be to set up a strategic vision for the Data Management Team, including defining and scoping processes and engaging with multiple areas of the business such as Traders, Accounts, IT and Senior Management, to drive continuous improvement across the global Data Management Team, to upskill and mentor the data management team to enhance team's analytical capability, to act as a super-user of key data models and ensure they remain fit for purpose, to ensure production of daily forward curves and spot prices and to ensure price/data validation for quality control purpose.
Applicants should have excellent knowledge of market data management within a trading organisation with specific knowledge of IPV forward curves, be able to work with autonomy and be capable of designing and implementing a best in class market data management platform. Experience of coding in Python or VBA will be useful as will prior experience of commodity products.