Global Head, Data Governance
Parexel International Corporation
USA - Any Region - Home Based
The Global Head, Data Governance Office is responsible for the execution and delivery of all facets of an enterprise data strategy to competitively differentiate Parexel.
Responsibilities include: engaging with business leaders and the heads of the business towers in Corporate IT to roadmap and deliver data insights that not only support rapid, actionable business decisions today, but also support them in evolving their businesses to the future. ensuring that data governance enables data analytics initiatives, data governance initiatives, and operational efficiency objectives across the Parexel enterprise. enhancing client service, business growth, timely response to data queries, data security, and reduction of risk due to inaccurate or mis-aligned data. applying business acumen to evaluate cost to benefit and support business case-based prioritization of resource and investments QualificationsSkills: Established experience successfully managing through influence. Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills Outstanding change management skills Outstanding negotiation and organizational skills Results-oriented leader Demonstrate strong cultural leadership skills aligned to the Parexel’s values of Respect, Empowerment and Accountability, Quality, Patients First and We Care. Demonstrated proficiency in political savvy, organizational savvy, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to understand near term and long-term needs for Parexel and determine how data strategy needs to evolve and realigned to meet such needs. Strong communication and interpersonal skills needed to collaborate, negotiate and influence effectively with all stakeholders at the firm. Knowledge and Experience : Understanding of life sciences or pharma industry data. Advanced knowledge and experience with best in class data strategy design. Strong familiarity with business processes in the context of the data domain Significant experience in a senior-level data management role. Experience in designing and implementing data strategies and systems is preferred. Familiarity to existing data privacy/security trends, with knowledge of the needs of tomorrow. Familiarity with Parexel’s work culture and prior working relationships with other SBU’s is preferred. Demonstrable experience of stakeholder/relationship management with a client focused approach to work. Business acumen
Educated to degree level, masters preferred and/or equivalent experience in life science, computer science, business, engineering or a relevant field. EEO DisclaimerParexel is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status, which in the US includes race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.