Senior Manager, Data Governance

CIBC - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

What You’ll Be Doing

You’ll join our Product Analytics team reporting into the Director, Client Knowledge & Insights. As a Senior Manager, Data Governance you’ll lead and manage all Personal & Business Banking (PBB) data governance activities and will have responsibility for improving the quality and managing the protection of sensitive data and information assets. You’ll focus on establishing and ensuring adherence to the PBB data governance policies and procedures and you’ll have a direct impact on the business by helping to define, develop, and maintain business processes for successful data governance and quality within PBB.

How You’ll Succeed

Data Governance Strategy – Establish a PBB data governance implementation roadmap including strategic priorities for development of information-based capabilities to lead the remediation of data governance deficiencies across PBB. . Roll out PBB wide data governance framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality and the protection of sensitive data through modifications to organization behavior policies and standards, principles, governance metrics, processes, related tools and data architecture. Define roles and responsibilities related to data governance and ensure clear accountability for stewardship of the company’s principal information assets in accordance with Enterprise Data Governance policies
Project Management - Execution of workstreams under the data governance project and the ongoing maintenance and monitoring of data governance activities to ensure that PBB remains in compliance. Lead the remediation of data governance deficiencies across PBB. Contribute to successful completion of data governance project deliverables. Participate in project and team meetings, interact and collaborate with team members and other departments as appropriate. In conjunction with the data stewards, provide progress reports to management and oversee periodic updates to the PBB Data Governance procedures. Maintain inventory of PBB applications and data governance roles.
Relationship Management - Serve as a liaison between Business and Functional areas and technology to ensure that data related business requirements for protecting sensitive data are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritization and planning. Interface with senior management and contribute towards ongoing data quality improvement initiatives

Who You Are

You can demonstrate a minimum of 5 years’ experience in supporting enterprise wide data governance including measuring/monitoring data quality, recommending improvements in data, data governance capabilities such as metadata ingestion, data mapping, business lineage & traceability, policy management, governance/quality metrics development & reporting, workflow and issue management, data stewardship management (roles and responsibilities), data classification and/or data catalogue management. You have 3 years process engineering experience with strong process development, project management, planning, tracking and organizational skills.
You are a problem solver. You have exceptional critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills with demonstrated ability to independently identify and analyze business problems and recommend solutions.
You can be clearly understood. You have very strong communication and presentation skills with a demonstrated ability to clearly and concisely present information to groups and individuals at all levels in the organization.
Your influence makes an impact. You know that relationships and networks are essential to success. You inspire outcomes by making yourself heard.
Values matter to you. You bring your real self to work and you live our values – trust, teamwork and accountability.

What CIBC Offers

At CIBC, our people are our greatest asset. You’ll become part of a diverse community that acknowledges everyone’s unique talents, and empowers teams to do what’s right for the client, and to do it well. As part of our team, you will:

Thrive : Benefit from an open and approachable culture that provides the flexibility and support you need to integrate your life at work and at home
Connect : Work in a place where the right technology and infrastructure fosters innovation, collaboration and creativity
Develop: Grow your skills and career through our best-in-class onboarding experience, ongoing learning opportunities, individual development planning, and comprehensive product training
Prosper: Share in our collective success with a competitive salary, incentive pay, banking benefits, health benefits program, and employee share purchase plan

What You Need to Know

CIBC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact
You need to be legally eligible to work at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work or study permit

Job Location

Toronto 750 Law Ave. W., W6

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