Data Lead

Job Title: Data Lead
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £550 - £575 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: 1908MO_1629397808
Contact Name: Max Oakley
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Data Lead - SAP Implementation

FTSE 250 Media Business

£550pd OUTSIDE IR35

Data, Data Analyst, Data Lead, Data Management, SAP, Finance

A Data Lead/Senior Data Analyst is required to join this Media company who are undergoing a SAP S4 Hana implementation and SAP Salesforce implementation.

Key responsibilities

  • Data preparation and data cleansing in preparation for the SAP S/4 HANA Essentials 2020 programme
  • e2e ownership of data cleansing and loading across other different projects in the programme such as the ACMP Sales Force project
  • Data strategy and working with senior stakeholders to understand the data landscape and priorities that need addressing in preparation for the projects in scope of the Platforms programme
  • Shaping the definition and implementation of Data Governance Operating Models, Data Quality frameworks
  • Work with legacy Data SMEs and business team members to extract or collect legacy data from appropriate legacy sources
  • Convert legacy data from source to target via mapping templates and be actively involved in the development and refinement of the mapping activities as required
  • Develop and use in house transformation tools and techniques (SQL database queries or Excel/Power BI or Google sheets) to transform data into the predefined XML load formats
  • Provide expert advice on data architecture, date migration strategies and implementation planning
  • Train, coach, and supervise team members in the MDM Workstream
  • Be involved in data defect resolution and work with functional consultants to amend loaded data and make corrections to ETL/Legacy source information in preparation for Cut-Over loads.

Key requirements

  • Demonstrate multiple end to end implementations in SAP Data Management across in SAP and some experience of non-SAP projects
  • 10+ years of SAP Data Management experience needed
  • Proven experience across Data Migration, Data cleansing, MDM, MDG and a strong knowledge around SAP Data products and toolsets
  • Experience bridging the gap between the SI and business team
  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship building skills and an ability to communicate flexibly with technical and non-technical stakeholders across multiple Geographies
  • A strong understanding of Finance processes is highly advantageous