Head of Data & Analytics - Banking

Michael Page

Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: HP350-5547

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Head of Data & Analytics - Bahrain - Banking

Head of Data Analytics manager required to work in one of the largest Banks in Bahrain. The Technology department are looking for Data Management and Analytics Platform Manager with a Background working with data and analytics.

Client Details

Large Bank Based in Bahrain - Multinational Presence

• Data Analytics Manager to Set up a Data Analytics practice from scratch for this Bank in Bahrain, whilst they undergo a Technology transformation.
• Oversee the Management of Data as a Business Asset and use research and Data Analytics
• Lead the enterprise Data and analytics platform for Digital Business
• Oversee the deployment of the enterprise's data and analytics platform for digital business.
• This is a Senior role where you will be required to lead research, strategy creation and development of new data products or services to expand markets,monetise data to help grow the revenue
• Build the Data Proposition for the bank

Description

• This is a Senior Leadership role, where you must have a proven track record of leading complex, multidisciplinary talent teams in new endeavors and delivering solutions.
• As a Data and Analytics Senior Manager you must be able to come in and build the Data Unit.
• Be confident with business use cases/outcomes, data sources and management concepts, and analytical approaches/options.
• Ability to effectively drive business, culture and technology change in a dynamic and complex operating environment.
• You must show progressive leadership experience in leading cross-functional teams and enterprise wide programs, operating and influencing effectively across the organisation and within complex contexts.
• This is a role working in a Technical Data position within a large bank, excellent business acumen and interpersonal skills; able to work across business lines to influence and effect change to achieve common goals.

Job Offer

• This is a permanent role based in Bahrain
• Paying competitively & benefits. (Tax Free Salary)

Requirements

Skills and experience required

• 8 + years experience
• Strong technical data background
• Data & analytics Senior manager required from banking
• Demonstrated leadership; proven track record of leading complex, multidisciplinary talent teams in new endeavour's and delivering solutions.
• Ability to Drive data sources and management concepts, and analytical approaches/options.
• Drive the Data Strategy within the business and translate executive, business, IT and quant stakeholders.
• Experience in strategic technology planning and execution, and policy development and maintenance.
• Ability to effectively drive business, culture and technology change in a dynamic and complex operating environment.
• Experience in Banking / Finance is ideal

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:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

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

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