Data Director Birmingham / Midlands Competitive Salary + Bonus
Compass Group UK and Irelandis part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services in our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business &; Industry, Defence, Offshore & Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports & Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Director. As the Data Director, you will take ownership of data governance and analytics within Compass Group UK and Ireland. You will be focussed on Growing and leading the data team to develop and implement a data strategy across the organisation to enable data-led ways of working and thinking key to ensuring operational excellence and a brilliant customer experience.
This role will work closely with central and sector teams throughout Compass Group UK and Ireland, with our Group function and with both tier one and exciting start-up business partners excelling in data and analytics.
This is a hands-on management role suited to an evangelical and highly skilled data leader who can lead by example and can transform data into compelling insight and tangible value.More about the role:
As the Data Director you will be part of the Digital and Technology Senior Leadership Team
You will work with the business to create, own and deliver an ambitious data strategy for Compass Group UK and Ireland
Lead efforts that deliver data-driven solutions, including the development and deployment of Artificial Intelligence and advanced analytics
Lead a team of data and business intelligence analysts across various functions delivering insight and enabling data lead decision making across the organisation Who you are:
Previously undertaken a similar function in a large, blue chip, complex organisation ideally one that operates across multiple sectors, across a distributed estate, and with a B2C or B2B2C business model.
Be an enthusiastic data evangelist excited about the value that data can bring to an organisation and able to articulate new proposals and business cases at exec level.
Be curious and excited about working with some of the industrys leading data businesses experience of the Amazon data / technology stack and associated technologies would be advantageous. Who we are:
As part of Compass, you have the opportunity to work behind the scenes at sports and leisure events, oilrigs and military bases, and in the heart of schools, hospitals, care homes, client offices and boardrooms some 6,000+ locations across the UK and Ireland.
We do it all and so could you. Apply now and join the family!
We are an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment for all employees. Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received. You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.