Director of Data Governance

Director of Data Governance Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Director of Data Governance to join our team.


  • Build and maintain data governance processes, policies and frameworks across the R&D team;
  • Leading data governance meetings, business partner meetings;
  • Working across science, legal and compliance teams to set up the right processes and data governance;
  • Leading teams to work with internal partners to understand best practices.


  • Guide the timely and accurate design and development of integrated data solutions;
  • Collaborate across business departments and IT to establish common business processes to drive data consistency;
  • Communicate across the organization to enable change and sustained improvement;
  • Prioritize, define, document and operationalize data governance policies and procedures;
  • Partner with business owners to define data quality requirements and metrics.