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Data & Analytics Service Owner

Job Title: Data & Analytics Service Owner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive Daily Rates
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: March 2021
REF: SM/C/DA_1604511107
Contact Name: Salome Maybanks
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Data & Analytics Service Owner

Contract Initially until March 2021

Maidenhead, Berkshire

Data & Analytics Service Owner - this is a key contract position where you will be accountable for the full end to end delivery of a new Data & Analytics service for my client.

This is a contract position initially until March 2021, your role will be home based for the time being and then move to office based (Maidenhead).

As Data & Analytics Service Owner you will be joining a newly formed team, where the goal is to set up a new data and analytics function moving away from legacy systems, to enable to business to be more data driven and to allow them to have access to a wider range of data (customer, service usage etc.) / self service data.

Reporting into the Head of Data & Analytics, your role as Service Owner will be to look at current ways of working / processes and designing what the new service should look like.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Prioritises requirements and drive business outcomes.
  • Develops a roadmap of change to meet business needs, aligning with business, technical and service strategies.
  • Represents the customer and incorporates end user experience (both internally and externally) into technology service delivery activities.
  • Reports on and communicates the performance of a Service, anticipates issues before they materialise as risks, and plans for course correction if necessary to avoid any business disruptions.
  • Acts as a single point of contact for their service(s) by developing, maintaining and working to stakeholder engagement strategies and plans.
  • Uses feedback from customers and stakeholders to help measure effectiveness of stakeholder management.
  • Provides a channel for users to request and receive standard changes to services.
  • Facilitates scoping and business priority setting for large or complex changes.
  • Drives the requirements gathering process, gaining input and agreement from stakeholders and establishing the base line for delivery.
  • Facilitates the assessment of the impact of requirements on Technology and Operations.
  • Negotiates service level requirements and agrees service levels with technical teams.
  • Monitors service delivery, identifies and implements actions to maintain or improve levels of service.
  • Reviews service delivery to ensure that agreed targets are met cost effectively and prepares proposals to meet forecast changes in the level or type of service.
  • Negotiates with relevant parties in respect of disruptions and major amendments to the provision of services.
  • Identifies the capabilities required to develop and operate services.

Skills & Experiences we are looking for:

  • Experience in the full end to end implementation a new data and analytics service function (review, design, planning etc)
  • Experience in service management
  • Strong background in data & analytics
  • Experience in decommissioning legacy systems and data migration
  • Proven background in a Service Owner role within data & analytics
  • Experience of working in a services model
  • Experience of data processes
  • Ideally have worked within transformation
  • Technical skills - tableau and Alteryx

If you have the required experience and are interested in this contract position please submit your CV online

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