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Lead, Data Management Office

Posted 1 year ago

To lead the data management office responsible for pursuing organizational data aspirations; Mainly Long/Short term Data maturity and Quality targets and aligning data activities to agreed architecture.

Role Qualification:


  • BSc/Degree from a reputable Tertiary Institution in IT/Data Science, Mathematics, Engineering related discipline.
  • Relevant postgraduate (MSc, MBA) and/or professional qualification (Project Management certification – CBAP, Certified Data Management Professional – CDMP)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) would be an added advantage.

Work Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ work experience with at least in data/project management related role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the data board and CDO to develop and review strategic data goals (4 – 5 year data strategic plans)
  • Cascade strategic data goals into periodic (annual/semi-annual) targets across organization to specific responsibility owners
  • Coordinate all activities related to the data governance structure including communications/collaboration with data owners and stewards
  • Manage any specific data projects using appropriate Project management methods
  • Periodically assess organizational performance relative to strategic or periodic data goals
  • Carry out Semi-annual data quality and maturity assessments. Communicating results and implementing action plans
  • Provide support across organization in the implementation of use cases.
  • Drive, in collaboration with Learning & Development, data upskill of AXA Nigeria employees leveraging both formal and semi-formal approaches (e.g., Supporting the Data science community, Power User Group, etc.)
  • Act as liaison between AXA Nigeria and regional AXA offices on data topics
  • Lead AXA Nigeria Data Architecture Project and Topics
  • Support the Automation need of the organization leveraging on Microsoft Power Platform Apps and Services
  • Any other responsibilities that might be required to actualize the Data Strategy for the organization.

Required Skills and Competencies

  • Knowledge of Insurance Industry/Business
  • Ability to Influence stakeholders/work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions
  • Ability to work with Enterprise Architecture.
  • Knowledge of the Cloud Solution Providers (Azure, AWS, IBM, etc..)
  • Cloud Solution Certifications (Azure Solution Experts, Azure Data Scientists Associates, etc, and other related Certifications)
  • Technology Savvy with strong Ms Office Skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, Visio)
  • Data & Business Analysis Skills
  • Knowledge of DAMA best practices
  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence and Visualization Tools and Languages (Power BI, Tableau, Dax, PowerQuery, SQL, etc).
  • Innovative
  • Strong leadership
  • Relationship management
  • Strong interpersonal skill
  • Problem solving
  • Self-management
  • Good oral communication and writing skills
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills
  • High moral and ethical values

Job Features

Job CategoryFull-time

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