HD Supply Director of Data Governance in Atlanta, Georgia

Company Overview

HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

Job Description & Qualifications

Job Summary

Responsible for creating and driving the overall strategy and requirements for all data domains within the business unit. Provide oversight and leadership to the definition, implementation, maintenance and enforcement of data standards.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Oversees the data governance process, including managing the cross-functional data councils.

  • Provides leadership regarding the change process for data, including controls, oversight, approval, communication and documentation.

  • Plays a critical role in understanding and communicating the downstream implications of data changes and works with the functional and IT leaders to identify optimal solutions.

  • Identifies and implements industry standards and best practices for data governance and management.

  • Ensures data integrity and quality and owns the data quality function including regular data audits and quality reporting.

  • Participates in the organization’s formal Software Development Life Cycle Process team. Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Nature and Scope

  • Problems are typically defined by higher level leadership. Problems are difficult. Solutions require analysis and investigation.

  • Decides how to achieve planned results within an organization's plans, policies, and guidelines. May set or change plans/goals within respective department or area.

  • May manage department via multiple layers of managers OR directly supervise a staff of professionals IC's at the senior or technical advisor level.

Work Environment

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires BS/BA in related discipline. Generally 9+ years experience in related field including several years in a management/supervisory capacity.

Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details

Join our leadership team in our world-class Data Integrity organization. You will lead a team of Data Governance professionals, focusing on customer, materials and party domain experiences. Drive alignment with other strategic leaders within the organization to meet our company goals via data driven decisions. Inspire a high energy/experienced team to advance our data usage, standards, and quality to advanced industry standards.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience working in an enterprise sized data environment.

  • 5+ years of Data Governance experience, which includes defining and enforcing data standards.

  • Experience leading 1 st line management, with both technical and business skillsets. Providing guidance and motivation to deliver outstanding results

  • Technical experiences with: GS1, SAP, PIM, DQ reporting, ecommerce platforms, EIM

  • Project Management and Change Management delivery techniques

  • Advanced retail merchandising, commerce and supply chain knowledge



Job ID 2018-27314

Business Unit Facilities Maintenance

Functional Area Operations

Remote Position? No

Position Type Full-Time

HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.