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Head of Data - Edinburgh/Glasgow - 6 months

Job Title: Head of Data - Edinburgh/Glasgow - 6 months
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £500 - £900 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH59594A_1544030765
Contact Name: Andrew Mackenzie
Contact Email: a.mackenzie@parity.net
Job Published: December 05, 2018 17:26

Job Description

Head of Data - Edinburgh/Glasgow - 6 months

This role can be based full-time in either Edinburgh or Glasgow.

We have a fantastic initial 6-month contract opportunity available in Edinburgh/Glasgow for a Head of Data.

Our client is undertaking an unprecedented programme of greenfield digital transformation and this role offers an excellent opportunity to play a crucial part in a programme that will have significant impact across a variety of industries.

This role will involve direct line management of a varied team of Product Owners each managing a distinct data-related work stream, while consulting across the organisation to provide leadership and guidance on the programme as a whole.

This role has been deemed in-scope of IR35 legislation.


  • A proven track record of successful programme delivery in the context of a large-scale data migration initiative
  • Experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams in a delivery-focused environment while promoting individual development and well-being
  • High-level relationship building and stakeholder engagement skills - a proven track record of forging, developing, and maintaining cross-organisational/departmental relationships and connections
  • Experience delivering products and projects within a data-related digital environment, with decision-making backed by data-driven options analysis
  • Experience working on a large-scale, greenfield programme of transformation and awareness of potential programme pitfalls

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