Head of Data

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Philadelphia / $260000 - $290000 annum

INFO

Salary
SALARY:

$260000 - $290000

Location

LOCATION

Philadelphia

Job Type
JOB TYPE

Permanent

HEAD OF DATA

RETAIL/E-COMMERCE

GREATER PHILADELPHIA

$260,000 - $280,000 + Bonus

THE COMPANY

Harnham is partnering with a national retailer which is looking for an experienced Head of Data. This position will be responsible for the company's digital transformation and help scale out the data & BI team. You will operate in a dynamic environment and own the full scope of data for the organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the digital transformation initiative, driving the migration from the legacy Teradata platform to Azure, including the establishment of robust data lake architecture.
  • Collaborate with teams to design and implement data pipelines, ensuring smooth data ingestion, processing, and storage in the new ecosystem.
  • Work with the data team to identify opportunities for operational systems to generate valuable data points and enable data-driven analytics throughout the organization.
  • Partner with the product development organization and use data for optimizing supply chain processes, reconciling, and normalizing data from various sources.
  • Streamline shipping processes by analyzing supply chain data and identifying opportunities for cost savings while maintaining efficiency.
  • Develop a comprehensive data strategy, encompassing HR data, real estate data, and other relevant data sources, with a focus on integrating and utilizing data intelligently.
  • Build and lead a talented BI team, and provide guidance, mentorship, and technical expertise to ensure the successful execution of data initiatives.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Proven experience leading digital transformation projects (preferably for retail organizations)
  • Experience in brick & mortar retail is required, particularly in dynamic supply chains
  • Experience owning data migration to Azure and establishing data lakes
  • Technical expertise in Azure platform services, Databricks, PowerBI, or similar
  • Seasoned leader of data management principles, data governance, and data integration techniques.
  • Experience working with operational systems to identify data points and enable data analytics.
  • Proficiency in developing data strategies and roadmaps, aligning them with organizational goals.
  • Proven leadership skills with data teams and executives
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to explain concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.

BENEFITS

The compensation consists of a base salary, a bonus, and a standard comprehensive benefits package.

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your resume to Danny Macdonald via the Apply link on this page.

KEYWORDS

Data Management | Digital Transformation | BI | Business Intelligence | Management | Master Data Management | MDM | Data Governance | Azure | Databricks | PowerBI | Data Analytics | Retail | Data Transformation

CONTACT

Danny Macdonald

Senior Recruitment Consultant

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