Data Governance Director (EL2) Contract

  • 12 + 12 month contract – March Start
  • $130 – $145 per hour (inc-Super) – market estimate / negotiable
  • Coordinate & assume responsibility for highly complex data projects
  • Geelong / Richmond VIC, Surry Hills NSW or Deakin ACT Office

Our client, a large independent statutory agency, whose focus is to provide services and support to Australians living with disability, Seek the experience of a Data Governance Director (EL2) for a long 12+12 month contract, located in Canberra, Melbourne or Sydney.

Duties of the Data Governance Director

  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Completing a revised Data Strategy and documenting target state for data and analytics.
  • Provide a high level of responsiveness and resolve complex stakeholder issues.
  • Represents and negotiates on behalf of the client to advance the client’s interests in defined circumstances.
  • Present the client’s position in the context of highly complex or sensitive issues or contentious information with a range of audiences.
  • Designing and managing the governance framework for the data projects portfolio.
  • Capturing interdependencies and sequencing risks across the data project portfolio.
  • Influencing program delivery to minimise disruption to existing products and services.
  • Preparing and managing a range of written material including benefit cases, Steering Committee material, Agency briefs, and other corporate documentation.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Extensive experience leading large transformation projects, covering technology, people and process.
  • Establishing and maintaining project governance structures and operating rhythms.
  • Managing Steering Committee meetings, facilitating and preparing meeting materials.
  • Working effectively in a matrix structure with multiple teams and project streams.
  • Experience in delivering data & reporting transformation projects (desired).
  • Experience and understanding of disability sector and community, and motivation to help people with disabilities reach their full potential (desired)

How to Apply

Please forward your resume to Ben Cousins at Recruitment Hive by clicking the Apply button, or email your resume to info @ RecruitmentHive.com.au citing Job ID: BC8879. Alternatively you may call Ben on (02) 6299 1006. Applications close 13/2/2024 however Recruitment Hive welcome late applicants to consider for future opportunities.


  • Date Posted:
  • Expiration date: February 15, 2024
  • Job Title: Data Governance Director (EL2)
  • Salary: $130 - $150