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Finance Data Governance Director

Tampa, FL
**Job Location:** United States : Florida : Tampa

**Role Value Proposition:**

As a member of the Finance Data Governance (FDG) Team, the Finance Data Governance Director will be the systems administrator of our reference data tools (Data Relationship Manager (DRM) and Data Relationship Governance (DRG)).

In this role, the systems administrator will be responsible for the day to day support of DRM and DRG including addressing incidents and issues; and ensuring the accuracy and quality of the data. This role requires knowledge of these Oracle tools and is ultimately responsible for their business and technical design in order to streamline, standardize and automate our reference data and hierarchy maintenance process across all of our key financial systems. The individual in this role is also responsible for identifying areas for further expansion of DRM/DRG. This position requires coordination with other areas such as IT, Business Architecture, business users, etc.

Directs applications day to day activities as well as projects/enhancements. Manages staff and contractors.

The individual in this position will play a key role in the operationalization of the Finance Data Governance Program and the applicable tools and providing subject-matter expertise.

This position reports to the VP-Finance Data Governance Lead.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Manages the day to day activities of DRM and DRG in partnership with other application owners/administrators that consume data from DRM

+ Implements expansion efforts to include additional reference data in DRM and its corresponding approval process in DRG

+ Responsible for DRM DRG business and technical design

+ Supports development of strategic direction of DRM/DRG and alignment with other Data Governance tools in support of Finance Data Governance operating model and framework.

+ Develops, maintains and executes the DRM/DRG expansion roadmap

+ Supports project management activities related to expansion activities.

+ Leads applicable training as part of expansion activities

+ Supports other project leads with their impact analysis to reference data (domain/dimension; data elements/properties; base members/data sets; hierarchies)

+ Enforces compliance with applicable Data governance policies, procedures and standards as reflected in the applicable tools

**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**

+ 12+ years of combined experience in Data Governance or Project Managements and in one or more of the following areas: Business Analysis, Compliance, Audit, Finance, Data Management or Data Analysis & Reporting

+ Bachelors Degree in Finance, Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field is preferred.

+ Knowledge of reference data/data governance tools, preferable DRM and DRG strongly preferred.

+ Knowledge of other Hyperion systems and PeopleSoft is, a plus

+ PMP or other industry recognized project/program management certification, a plus

+ 5+ years in the Financial Services/Insurance industry.

+ Experience with large system implementations and documentation requirements (preparation of charters, business requirements, project plans, etc.).

+ Experience working within a Finance organization and knowledge of Finance processes and systems.

+ Ability to work independently and to lead meetings, initiatives, and projects.

+ Expert level business writing skills including business requirements, project charters, corporate policies, procedures, and standards along with related training materials.


+ Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, including MS PowerPoint and Visio


+ Knowledge of reference data/data governance tools, preferable DRM and DRG

**Salary Grade**



_Possible, up to 25%_

**Business Category**

_Financial Management Group - Data Governance_

**Number of Openings**


**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 93597


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