Senior Tech Business Analyst (Data Governance & Strategy)

3+ months agoBrentford, United Kingdom

Site Name: UK - London - Brentford
Posted Date: Jan 26 2021

Senior Tech Business Analyst (Data Governance & Strategy)

Fixed Term Contract - End Data June 2022

GSK Consumer Healthcare (CH) is hiring a Senior Tech Business Analyst to be part of the Data Governance and Strategy Team. The key focus of this role is design of the operating model for the new CH Master Data management (MDM) Organisation. All work will be completed in the context of the broader transition effort, requiring interaction with a broad range of stakeholders, both technical and business.


  • Engage, manage, and work with a wide range of business and technical stakeholders to understand and document As-Is state (where extant) for MDM with a focus on the people and process aspects.
  • Design of the To-Be operating model for the MDM organisation.
  • Understand the impacts of the MDM tool selected, and subsequent solution architected, to any proposed operating model and ensure that the operating model is designed accordingly.
  • Work with key stakeholders in areas of high entanglement to understanding existing capabilities provided to CH regarding MDM, and map this in detail to the new CH MDM organization to ensure there are not any gaps.
  • Engage with other resources in order to support design of the off-shore component of the MDM operating model.
  • Work with procurement on setting up new vendor contracts for data maintenance support, ensuring that these are set up in a timely manner.
  • Engage with stakeholders from other parts of the business to understand and document touchpoints and agree ways of working.
  • Identify, understand and document key dependencies with the broader CH transition programme.
  • Build detailed transition plan from as-is to separation through to end-state, ensuring all key interdependencies are accounted for, and risk is appropriately mitigated to ensure Day 1 readiness
  • Ensure ongoing alignment with MDM Programme Manager to ensure key separation milestones are met
  • Demonstrate a logical, rigorous, and analytical problem-solving approach, focussing on actionable and pragmatic recommendations.
  • Be a member of a growing team; help define and influence team culture & environment.
Why you?
Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Prior experience of designing MDM Governance Organisations in large, complex organizations - ideally CPG / CH.
  • Detailed understanding gained from previous work or projects of MDM, in particular how this operates in business as usual in a multi-country, multi-function implementation.
  • Detailed understanding of Master Data Governance.
  • Experience of working on projects or programmes with a strong data focus.
  • Experience in working in a data-heavy environment and/or on data-focussed projects or programmes.
  • Ability to analyse complex business processes, synthesize for leadership, and translate into details for technical teams.
  • Analytical problem-solving approach.
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to manage an array of information and collaborate with others to meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal communication skills, while working independently
  • Able to serve as a liaison between both business and technical teams to drive effective, timely solutions
Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • Experience in working in the delivery of a large, complex programme, given CH Separation context
  • Understanding of how different operating model designs work in practice, to explain to key stakeholders.
Interested in Joining the Team?

Please apply via our online portal providing your CV and Cover Letter.
Please ensure you apply before the 10th February 2021 to ensure you're in the running!
(Please take a personal copy of the Job Description, as this will not be available online post closure of the advert)



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