Data Manager

Job Title: Data Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Feb/March 2019
Reference: 190990_1547423384
Contact Name: Aparna Sharma
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2019 10:49

Job Description

  • $150,000.00 - $180,000.00 package
  • Sydney CBD location with some travel interstate
  • Large Program of work

We are looking to hire an experienced Senior Data Manager for one of our premier clients. This role plays an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure that goals and objectives of new business development requests are accomplished within prescribed time frames. The incumbent must consistently aim to deliver quality services and/or solutions that meet business requirements and ensure that goals are accomplished in line with business objectives.


  • Leads the development and implementation of an integrated data management system that meets business requirements and functional specifications;
  • Ensures the data management system interfaces with Commonwealth mandated software tools;
  • Represents the Enterprise in coordinating any updates required to Commonwealth systems in support of the assets
  • Develops and implements tools and systems to support the enterprise risk management, performance management and verification & validation plans;
  • Contributes to the establishment and ongoing maintenance of the IT network, equipment and software;
  • Oversee and determine timeframes for ICT projects including system updates, migrations and outages.
  • Provides training and ongoing development for personnel on the data management system processes and best practice;
  • Develops relationships with key stakeholders and works closely with other functions within the organisation to ensure that their needs are captured and implemented into the data management system as required;
  • Provides analysis and reporting to the business on KPIs relevant to the data management system;
  • Applies a continuous improvement approach and identifies and leads enhancement activity for the data management system.
  • Advise the enterprise and business stakeholders of new and emerging technological solutions via regular communications

Ideal candidates will demonstrate:

  • Minimum of 10 years' experience in IT - Specifically within the Data space
  • 5 years commercial experience as a Data Manager or similar
  • Have a solid working knowledge of Power BI & SharePoint
  • Strong data warehousing experience
  • Solid SQL skills
  • Experience managing small teams previously
  • Experience managing stakeholder expectations and International vendors
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Possess a positive attitude and open mindset
  • Must be an Australian Citizen as you will be required to apply for Australian Security Clearance to negative vetting - 1 level


  • Already have an Australian Security Clearance to negative vetting - 1 level
  • Experience within logistics/supply chain industry
  • Federal government experience

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