Head of Data Governance

Job Title: Head of Data Governance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangkok Province, Thailand
Salary: THB2400000.00 - THB3000000.00 per annum + variable bonus, provident fund
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -092019-443593
Contact Name: Kunatai Khunmuang
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 16, 2019 05:15

Job Description

Argyll Scott is working with Thailand's number one digital technology company to find their Head of Data Governance. The perfect candidate for this position will be helping the company to define its long term data roadmap and the enterprise data strategy.

Key responsibilities

Long term roadmap & enterprise scope definition

  • Define the Enterprise Data Strategy in the line with/support of enterprise and business unit strategies
  • Drive cross-business units decisions that align business priorities with BU CIO strategies into an enterprise data strategy
  • Integrate BU roadmaps into an enterprise data roadmap to deliver on the enterprise data strategy
  • Ensure the Data Quality Index as set by the company Data Governance Committee is complied with and any data issues identified, proper reporting is provided to the company Data Governance Committee and Law & Regulation

Prioritization of enterprise data needs

  • Define the prioritization framework for cross BU-initiatives
  • Provide & advisory services to BU on prioritization and requirement as needed
  • Establish cross-BU data priorities to guide prioritization at the Official Source level
  • Coordinate with domain owners for funding and implementation of cross-business unit initiatives

Communication and change management

  • Develop an enterprise-wide plan to promote data management/ownership and shift mindsets

Key qualifications

  • 15 +years in a management role
  • 10-15 years in technology, at least 5 in data management
  • Strong leadership experience in an enterprise or cross-functional role
  • Influencing skills with suppliers and customers
  • Strong project management leadership


  • Competitive package
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Excellent career progression

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.