Data Strategy Director

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Janne Bate

  • Contact email:

    Janne.Bate@volt.eu.com

  • Job ref:

    77063-PHARM-JNB_1603813492

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-17

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Responsible for creating an environment in which bioinformaticians, data scientists and clinical researchers can maximise the value they can realise through data assets.

With about 12 direct reports the Data Strategy Director will provide the vision and strategy to guide how the company can maximise learning and value from data.

Championing how the company receives data, generates data and interacts with data outside of the organisation through federation, standards and tooling they will oversee data-related functions including the data strategy, data management, data modelling, data science, data quality and business analytics.

The role will be both operational and strategic and therefore we are looking for strong leadership skills with the ability to influence stakeholders.

Excellent delivery skills with proven track record of delivering large scale change on time and to budget are required with the ability to communicate complex, technical information to both technology and non-technology audiences.

Exceptional analytical, machine learning and analytical tooling understanding, instinctively cloud first and a proven track record in delivering data strategies from vision to implementation
Combine these requirements with an excellent understanding of information governance and methods and techniques to segment data to comply with security needs you are invited to get in touch for further information

Clinical/Medical/Healthcare background required.