Data Governance Senior Specialist

Michael Page

Saudi Arabia

Ref: HP350-6211

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Data Governance Senior Specialist | Vision 2030 | Riyadh

Senior Data Governance Specialist for those with experience with Identity and Access Management for a government entity in Riyadh that is part of enabling key projects in Vision 2030.

Client Details

This is a government project directly working with some of the highest profile people in the Kingdom.

Vision 2030 Entity, growing and scaling their information security team

My client is looking for a Data Governance Specialist with Identity and Access Management experience for managing data governance activities. Responsibilities include: managing data architecture, data classification and data flow maps and charts, developing and maintaining inventory of the organisation information assets, including data life cycle management, meta-data management, lineage, and ensuring that data privacy is maintained.


* Conduct mapping studies to capture the life cycle of specific datasets, develop and maintain inventory of the organisation information assets, including authoritative systems and owners
* Identify the level of data classification depending on the impact of data compromise or misuse and define appropriate data handling measures
* Ensure that personal data is adequately collected, processed, and shared according to the relevant laws and regulations without violating the data subject rights identified in the National Regulations
* Establish and enforce rules for managing data assets including:
* Data collection, Data movement, and Data consolidation within data stores and applications
* As a Data governance specialist you should have data protection and data privacy experience

Job Offer

* Tax Free salary
* Key role in Government
* Director Position
* Excellent Benefits
* Bonus
* Nice Offices in Riyadh


Experience with:

* Data Governance
* Identity and Access Management
* Data Protection and Privacy
* Technical Aspects: Access matrix, developing Access management and security matrix
* Access management tools such as IAM
* 4-5 Years Experience
* Ideal Candidates will also have a Data Privacy Certification

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

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The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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