Data Governance - Expert

Permanent contract|Bangalore|Innovation / Project / Organization

Data Governance - Expert

  • Bangalore, India
  • Permanent contract
  • Innovation / Project / Organization


The Finance department for Societe Generale (DFIN) comprises many different teams ranging from Controllership, LegalEntity Financial and Regulatory Reporting, Product Control, Treasury and Asset/Liability Management, Performance, Management Reporting, Taxation, Projects and daily activities to run the bank. This role transversally works with all those
teams to identify, remediate and monitor key data quality metrics to ensure the Bank’s internal control framework is operating as designed.

Role Description:

  • Partner with business and technology to identify data flows and golden sources

  • Identify gaps in data flow of manual processes and controls.

  • Implement independent data quality controls (ID-Q) to inform data quality scoring

  • Partner with technology to implement improved lineage and quality of critical data elements and perform annual re-certification of metadata and data lineage

  • Facilitate the collection of data quality problems from Finance teams (problems detected in production or in ongoing projects) analyze them, estimate the financial or any other issues in relation to the operations and define the entities in charge of the remediation.

  • Conduct data quality remediation in project mode if it is the responsibility of Data governance teams

  • Collaboration with technology, operations, and other transversal functions to produce required dashboards, metrics, KPIs

  • Participate/contribute in discussions on relevant data quality indicators,designing of new DQ dashboard and their analysis in RUN mode, new functionalities in IT tools and the positioning of automatic/manual controls that will allow to calculate these indicators

  • Contribute to change management actions for Finance users related to data quality

  • Contribute to the facilitation of Data Quality governance within DFIN

Profile required

Technical Skills:

  • Design, build, integrate data from various resources.

  • Data management expertise in defining Metadata, Quality and Lineage for critical data elements.

  • Expertise in tools that are used in Data Analytics. (Advanced Excel, Power BI, Business Objects, SQL)

Business Knowledge:

           Experience working with Global Banks in their Risk & finance function.
  • Good understanding on the Banking Standards & regulations pertaining Banking Data (BCBS239, GDPR)

  • Domain knowledge and prior experience in investment banking, specifically in on or more areas of Finance: Liquidity, Accounting, General Ledger, Budgets, Performance, P&L, Regulatory Reporting

 Experience : 9 - 12 yrs exp

Why join us

“We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!
Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 23000U2O
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2024/02/07