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Data Steward - Data Governance

Location Sydney
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2011-102120_1608083518
Posted about 1 month ago

About the Company

Large government department based in the CBD.


About the Role

Senior Data Steward

Key requirements:

Manage and coordinate the data governance and stewardship activities for a flagship program, ensuring compliance with defined data management standards of practice. The role is responsible for managing secure and efficient data acquisition, storage, sharing and disposal, in compliance with applicable security, privacy and data sharing legislation and standards. This program provides the opportunity to make an immediate differences to the citizens and businesses of NSW and directly support the economic recovery from the current recession.

If you are passionate about making a real difference in government, enjoy a fast-paced environment and love to collaborate, then this is the role for you.

Key Accountabilities


* Provide expert advice and input to the development of and application of data governance processes and procedures to ensure this ground-breaking program is compliant with relevant data sharing, privacy and security legislation, standards, policies and guidelines.
* Coordinate the effective, secure and timely acquisition and curation of strategic and sensitive data assets to support analytics projects and strategic operational goals, including defining and communicating standards and requirements and to ensure optimal accessibility, while maintaining appropriate protection
* Coordinate and undertake set up, management and maintenance of data access, privacy and record management controls for the data holdings, ensuring regular monitoring and reporting on compliance with policies
* Coordinate the implementation, operation and use of data governance tools to ensure effective and efficient stewardship of the Program's data assets and promote their accessibility and use, including maintaining an inventory of data assets that describes relevant legislation, lineage, data standards and business terms.


Key Accountabilities
* Provide expert advice and input to the development of and application of data governance processes and procedures to ensure this ground-breaking program is compliant with relevant data sharing, privacy and security legislation, standards, policies and guidelines.
* Coordinate the effective, secure and timely acquisition and curation of strategic and sensitive data assets to support analytics projects and strategic operational goals, including defining and communicating standards and requirements and to ensure optimal accessibility, while maintaining appropriate protection
* Coordinate and undertake set up, management and maintenance of data access, privacy and record management controls for the data holdings, ensuring regular monitoring and reporting on compliance with policies
* Coordinate the implementation, operation and use of data governance tools to ensure effective and efficient stewardship of the Program's data assets and promote their accessibility and use, including maintaining an inventory of data assets that describes relevant legislation, lineage, data standards and business terms.




To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Spencer Stirrat on 02 8093 0620, quoting ref no. JO-2011-102120. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at www.davidsonwp.com