Cargill CAN MEA SAP Data Lead in Istanbul, Turkey

CAN MEA SAP Data Lead

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Description

Position Purpose & Summary

The Data Lead will be accountable for successful execution and outcome for all data related tasks and activities by established delivery dates and for achievement of project objectives (scope, schedule, quality)

The Data Lead will lead the data implementation efforts for the Business. They begin their engagement early in the project lifecycle during the Business Readiness phase setting up or refining business Data Management processes, understanding and improving legacy data in preparation for data conversion. They remain in their role to the end of the Post Go Live Support period.

The Data Lead will report to the Business Implementation Manager.

Principal Accountabilities

30% - Managing and coordinating all Business data activities for all sites leveraging the Process Implementation Leads and SMEs for site-specific data activities; may require working with managers to obtain time from SMEs to assist with data gathering/understanding.

30% - Managing Business completion of all data conversion activities (identification of legacy sources of record, data cleansing, data construction, validation and final sign-off of converted data) with guidance from the Tartan Data Conversion team

20% - Managing the risks around the implications of having poor data converted to the SAP system. Escalation of key risks and issues to Business Implementation Manager, Process Implementation Leads.

10% - Managing Key Performance Improvement (KPI) metrics within the data quality and governance areas and providing proactive leadership around continuous process improvement and process adherence

10% - Working with Process Implementation Leads to support defining data configuration so that it aligns with local design/build.

Qualifications

  • UNIVERSITY DEGREE WITH 3 YRS DATA AND BUSINESS PROCESS EXPERIENCE

  • Data Analyst background

  • Established and respected as knowledge expert and thought leader

  • Has deep knowledge of the business and existing processes

  • Financial or data management background

  • Drives change and holds people accountable

  • Understands interdependencies and integration points across process areas

  • High performer; dynamic and empowered decision maker

  • Knows where the expertise resides in the business; effectively leverages network to tap into expertise

  • Clear and concise communication skills

  • Strong people developer and project management skills (provides task guidance and support to Data Process Leads & Data Specialists)

  • Has trust, respect, & influence within and across process areas

  • Ability to lead & manage others in ambiguous & changing environment

  • NEED VERY STRONG EXCEL AND POWERPOINT SKILLS AS WELL AS PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND HIGHLY ANALYTICAL INCL COMMUNICATION SKILLS.

  • Demonstrates personal commitment to the change and support of others

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.

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Job Information Technology

Primary Location Turkey-34-Istanbul

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: IST00256