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Head of Data

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Our client, a globally recognised FMCG conglomerate, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Head of Data & Analytics to join their team in Ho Chi Minh. This role is an integral part of the D&T department, dedicated to bringing cutting-edge innovation, strong technology, and advanced analytics to the organisation.

As the Head of Data and Analytics, you will lead efforts to transform data into insights that drive business forward. You will be responsible for overseeing the data analytics team, developing data strategies, and ensuring that data-driven decisions are at the core of business operations.

  • Lead a diverse team within a globally recognised FMCG conglomerate
  • Drive value creation from data through innovative strategies
  • Champion a data-driven culture across the organisation

What you'll do:

As the Head of Data & Analytics, your primary role will be to lead our efforts in transforming raw data into valuable insights that propel our business forward. You will have the opportunity to develop innovative data strategies that align with our goal of creating value from data. Your expertise will be crucial in identifying valuable use cases alongside business users, ensuring the integrity of our data across all platforms, and collaborating with various teams to leverage our company's data for optimal business solutions. Furthermore, you will oversee the design and deployment of our data and analytics platforms while staying updated on industry trends. A key aspect of your role will also involve championing a culture of data literacy throughout our organisation.

  • Lead and mentor a team of Data Management, Business Intelligence and Advance Analytics pillars to support business objectives.
  • Develop and implement data strategies that align with the company’s goals of driving value creation from data.
  • Identify value use cases, together with business users to drive application of analytics use cases to generate value.
  • Ensure the integrity and accuracy of data across all platforms.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.
  • Oversee the design and deployment of data and analytics platforms.
  • Translate complex analytical and technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and developments in data science and analytics.
  • Champion data literacy upskilling and data-driven mindset and culture improvement company-wide.

What you bring:

As the ideal candidate for the Head of Data & Analytics role, you bring a wealth of experience and a strong educational background in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science or a related field. With at least 8 years of experience in a data analytics or leadership role, preferably within the FMCG sector, you have proven your ability to manage data, analytics and business intelligence effectively. Your strong leadership skills enable you to manage a diverse team while your excellent communication and interpersonal skills allow you to translate complex analytical concepts to non-technical stakeholders. Proficiency in data analytics tools and software is also essential.

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in a data analytics or leadership role, preferably within the FMCG sector.
  • Proven experience in data management, analytics, and business intelligence.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage a diverse team.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in data analytics tools and software.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is part of a globally recognised FMCG conglomerate that is dedicated to improving shared moments of consumers with a diverse portfolio of products. They are committed to innovation, sustainability, and fostering a culture of excellence. This role is an integral part of their D&T department which prides itself on bringing cutting-edge innovation, strong technology, and advanced analytics to the organisation. With speed and agility, they ensure the company has the technological competitive advantages it needs to deliver on its ambition.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now!

Apply today by clicking on the link!

Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Tech & Transformation

Focus: Big Data

Industry: Technology

Salary: Additional benefits

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Director

Location: Ho Chi Minh City

Job Reference: P6QKL5-BDF25D5B

Date posted: 09 June 2024

Consultant: Idir Derrouaz

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