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Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
24 February 2014
Closes
24 March 2014
Ref
LH-HEAD-OF-DATA
Contact
Lee Harding
Location
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS

Further information

Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition, data management, data strategy

Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition, data management, data strategy

A leading provider of financial market data is looking to recruit a Head of Data to manage a team responsible for the acquisition, distribution and management of exchange and other data. My client supplies a range of data types to investment firms globally and is expanding on the back of a hugely successful year in 2013.

As the Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition, data management, data strategy - your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the process for changes to data sets
  • Ensuring client data requirements are met whilst adhering to corporate strategy
  • Contribute to the data acquisition strategy - rolling out strategy set by head office
  • Manage the data acquisition team
  • Monitor supplier contractual changes
  • Ensure data changes go through production testing
  • Monitor data quality
  • Act as point of escalation for data related issues
  • Ensure support KPI's are met

To be considered for the role of Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition, data management, data strategy - you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Degree education
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with financial market data across multiple asset classes and data types
  • Team management experience
  • Experience managing budgets
  • Ability to understand, communicate and roll out data strategy

This is an urgent requirement, to be considered for this role please submit your CV immediately.

Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition, data management, data strategy

Head of Data - Financial market data, data acquisition, data management, data strategy

Harrington Starr