About the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt

The BMW Foundation promotes responsible leadership and inspires leaders worldwide to work towards a peaceful, just, and sustainable future. Through its activities, the BMW Foundation aims to advance the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations 2030 Agenda.

We are looking for a Data Manager (f/m/d) to join the Foundation’s Berlin or Munich office starting March 2022.

Your tasks – What you will contribute  

  • You will oversee and analyze the architecture of all our technical systems, including the maintenance of all architectural components and standards.
  • You will manage the Foundation-wide data governance framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality as well as the protection of data in alignment with EU-DSGVO.
  • You will refine processes, roles, and responsibilities related to data governance framework and ensure clear accountability for ownership & stewardship of the Foundation’s principal information assets.
  • You will coordinate and align business and functional areas and technology to ensure that requirements for protecting data are clearly defined, decided, communicated, well understood, and considered as part of strategic prioritization.
  • You will work in close partnership with stakeholders across the organization and provide advice and guidance to support delivery of workstreams and projects.
  • You will nourish a collaborative environment by encouraging the sharing of ideas and openness to feedback, learning, and iteration as well as translate and visualize data for the Foundation.
  • You will establish data democratization through Foundation-wide data discovery and data access management using appropriate tools such as Salesforce.
  • You will support adoption of data management standards and processes and help implement review processes for metadata management outcomes.

Your profile – What we are looking for

  • You have a degree in Computer Science, Information Management, Data Governance, Information Technology or similar.
  • You have several years (3-5 years) of experience in the field of data management (methodical, professional, technical) within an information or data governance setting.
  • You are experienced with implementing and developing Salesforce assets.
  • You have proper knowledge of the regulatory landscape and data governance.
  • You are familiar with data technologies such as AMP Script, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Kanban, Scrum and other relevant tools.
  • You are detail focused with an analytical mindset and a strong knowledge of data and change or program management experience.
  • Your strengths are your demonstrable experience in building and maintaining successful initiatives in data and quality and your knowledge of Data quality measurement and KPIs.
  • You enjoy designing and implementing data quality measurement processes and embedding the data governance organizational model.
  • You have good English skills and a strong desire to work in multifunctional-teams.

Our offer – What you can expect

  • A dynamic, international, and interdisciplinary team that works towards a peaceful, just, and sustainable future in keeping with the UN 2030 Agenda.
  • The possibility to advance meaningful projects, and to challenge and pitch your own views and projects.
  • An appreciative corporate culture, lots of responsibility, leeway, and variety, and the opportunity for individualized professional and personal development.
  • A full-time job with flexible working hours, options for home office, and 30 vacation days per year.
  • A 24-month contract with the intention of turning it into a permanent contract at the end of this period. (Please note that we will not be able to cover relocation expenses.)
  • A unique workspace in the BMW Foundation’s Berlin or Munich office, each in the heart of the city.

Are you interested?

If all of the above resonates with you, please send your full application (cover letter, CV, references) to Katja Bachhuber. In your cover email, please specify your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date. Send your application to hr-bfhq@bmw-foundation.org

Responsible Leadership also means working towards equality. Therefore, the BMW Foundation explicitly welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of gender, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, and identity. Where qualifications are equal, preference will be given to people with severe disabilities.

To protect against coronavirus, job interviews will be partly conducted by video. 

For more information about the Foundation and its activities, please visit our website http://bmw-foundation.org

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