Director, Information Systems

  • 52331
  • 14 Jun 2021
  • Portage, IN
  • Information Tech
  • $120,000 - $160,000
  • Amy Searles

Job Description

Director, Information Systems
The ideal candidate for this position will deliver Master Data Governance accountability into the President of the company as a direct report, overseeing Master Data Management across functional matrixed lines of responsibility as the Enterprise Master Data Governance evangelist. The MDM – Enterprise Leader will bring highly focused collaboration with Technical and Business partners and guide the Enterprise to a Best-in-Class data architecture to support strategic objectives through development of standards, processes and roadmaps to manage data assets for transactional, reporting and analytical needs.

This role is also accountable to develop, implement, maintain, and enforce the comprehensive data strategy and processes for the enterprise.

A general business function acuity for engineering, manufacturing, logistics, finance, and sales is required.

Experience with Dynamics 365 as the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution is required. Food production experience is a plus.


Roles and Accountabilities:

  • Manage a team of professionals distributed across 12 facilities.
  • Establish and rollout an enterprise-wide data governance framework, with a focus on improving data quality & creating/upgrading existing organizational policies and standards, governance metrics, processes, & related tools
  • Train and support on master data tools, process optimization, and standardizing Master Data cross-functional data flows
  • Engage with business users to implement data management program enabling them to manage master data efficiently with high quality
  • Oversee the day to day operations & engage with business partners to adhere to and maintain the master data governance processes
  • Define enterprise data management metrics, reporting protocols, and action plans

Qualifications/ Experience:

  • Proven track record of development and implementation of data governance and standards programs
  • Experience in data management and reporting for various MSFT D365 Solutions
  • Deep technical understanding of MDM Software tools
  • Experience with data quality management tools, analytical tools such as AWS Redshift and Tableau, etc.
  • Experience in building roadmap in master data area while constantly seeking simplification and standardization of the landscape
  • Experience in establishing long-term strategic goals for data architecture vision and data standards for all corporate systems
  • Experience working with analytical teams a strong plus
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must