Finance Systems & Data Governance Manager

Finance Systems & Data Governance Manager

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nigel Whelan

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Finance Systems & Data Governance Manager

Permanent - Hampshire

My client, an International Manufacturing Company are recruiting for a Finance Systems and Data Governance Manager to be based at their Head Office in Hampshire.

This is a key role within Finance at De La Rue and is responsible for developing and implementing De La Rue's Finance Systems Governance Structure, for developing the Master Data Management strategy and implementing the appropriate Master Data Tools and processes.

Responsibilities include;

  • You will directly be Responsible for Finance Master Data. Give direction and governance across all core master data area.

  • Develop and grow the Finance Systems and Data Governance team - you will be responsible for defining roles and responsibilities within the team to ensure ongoing improvement in data quality and reporting across Finance systems.

  • Information generated from the SAP by Design system will form the basis of the Performance management systems and will also feed into the company's decision making processes.

  • Leadership and Management - Establishes and leads the Finance Systems & Data Governance Team in the completion of their responsibilities.

  • Strategy Development and Implementation -Works alongside the business and leads the development of the company's Strategy in areas of Data Governance, Data Warehousing and Systems Support. To include definition and implementation of Master Data management strategy across all functions, including introduction of processes and/or tools.

  • Development of data warehousing and reporting strategies with the new toolsets and development and implementation of a robust and sustainable support strategy for the new Finance applications.

  • Project Management - Leads the Data elements of the SAP projects with the relevant areas of the business to ensure appropriate master data governance and migration.

  • Process Improvement - Ensures processes within the Finance Systems team are clearly documented and updated to reflect any procedural changes.


  • Proven strong technical ability in a SAP/BW or BPC background is essential.

  • Experience working within Finance and IT environments desirable.

  • Knowledge and experience of full project management methodology and implementation.

  • Previous experience of managing a team.

  • Experience of implementing and managing master data processes.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.