CBS Corporation Manager, Data Governance in New York, New York
Manager, Data Governance
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Showtime
JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
The Manager, Data Governance works collaboratively with the Director, Metadata Management to support efforts to develop SHOWTIME’s Data Governance program working with a wide range of internal stakeholders.
This position will lead and support the company’s Data Governance initiative and its key stakeholders by capturing, compiling and documenting Data Governance policies, procedures, best practices & recommendations created during Data Governance working group meetings.
The person in this role will assist in developing and implementing metadata standards as it related to Data Governance to ensure accuracy and completeness of daily published metadata, with the goal of enhancing marketing effectiveness and brand consistency for Showtime programs and services across platforms.
In addition to diving deep into the details, the person in this role will also be an advocate for Data Governance across all departments in the company which play a role in the metadata supply chain.
Lead & project manage data governance stakeholder and working group meetings consisting of cross-functional internal stakeholders, including Business Affairs, Program Operations & Distribution, Acquisitions, Creative Services, Broadcast Operations, Sports Group, Digital Media, Scheduling & Programming, Product Development, Research & IT.
Consult with key stakeholders to collaboratively establish recommendations to streamline approach and implement ongoing metadata best practices
Define and control project scope, goals and objectives, project schedules, reporting metrics, communications plan, issues and risk management.
Capture and document current data flows along with proper data governance practices, policies, procedures and recommendations discussed at Data Governance meetings.
Assist in building and maintaining centralized data inventories, data dictionaries and data flows as it pertains to Data Governance
Identify gaps within internal data landscape to ensure data integrity and data structure compliance within data governance frameworks
Present solutions to maximize data governance policy adoption and recommend leveraging existing technologies to automate processes when applicable.
Create, contribute and manage internal metadata policies with accompanying best practice documentation
Manage the publication and communication plan of the data governance polices to ensure all the data consumers are aware of the data governance strategies and any changes
At Director’s discretion, act as a department point person for identified workflows, attend intra-company meetings and be secondary level of contact for internal stakeholders
Support Director in strategic planning of all initiatives related to data governance management.
Anticipate business needs, identify risks and opportunities, and recommends solutions to senior management.
Master of Library Science or Information Science - a plus
3-5 years of primary experience in defining, documenting and implementing Data Governance best practices, policies & procedures
Demonstrated success working with digital asset management solutions in an enterprise marketing organizations or media companies.
Experience working successfully with stakeholders and partner teams to translate business needs into taxonomy solutions.
Attention to detail, critical thinking skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work independently with an entrepreneurial spirit and collaborate cross-functionally with many departments within an organization.
IBMS experience - a plus
Excellent written and oral communication skills and a passion for subject.
Strong project managing & presentation skills
Organizational and multitasking skills a must
Candidate should have a successful track record coordinating resources from different functional organizations, documenting processes as well as understanding and documenting business and workflow requirements.
SHOWTIME and its critically-acclaimed, award-winning original series continue to make their mark on the cultural landscape, with one of the most successful programming slates in all of television. With an impressive line-up of new and returning original series, the SHOWTIME hit dramas and comedies include HOMELAND, SHAMELESS, BILLIONS, RAY DONOVAN, THE AFFAIR, SMILF, THE CHI, KIDDING, ESCAPE AT DANNEMORA and BLACK MONDAY. Original series play a key part in the SHOWTIME programming mix, along with box office hits, comedy and music specials, provocative documentaries, and hard-hitting sports programming, including the flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® and the Emmy Award-winning veteran series INSIDE THE NFL. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple®, Google, LG Smart TVs, Oculus Go, Roku®, Samsung and Xbox One. Consumers can also subscribe to SHOWTIME via Amazon’s Prime Video Channels, DirecTV Now, FuboTV, Hulu, Sling TV, Sony PlayStation™ Vue, and YouTube TV. The network’s authentication service, SHOWTIME ANYTIME, is available at no additional cost to SHOWTIME customers who subscribe to the network through participating providers. Subscribers can also watch on their computers at  www.showtime.com and  www.showtimeanytime.com.
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