Data Governance Senior Analyst


This is an opportunity for a Senior Analyst to work with a wide range of stakeholders across Macquarie's support businesses to help our Risk Management Group continue to meet its Enterprise Data Management obligations to improve the confidence in the quality of the data.

As a Senior Analyst you will be responsible for assessing enterprise critical data usages to capture Critical Data Elements, these will include understanding and documenting end-to-end data flows and system processes and identifying potential data risks and issues and assessing them against their mitigating controls. You will also be responsible for recognising opportunities for enhancements of processes and controls.

To be successful in this role you will be an experienced business analyst, ideally relating to Data Governance and possess strong stakeholder engagement skills. Ideally you will have exposure to the financial services industry and have experience with Enterprise Data Management tooling, e.g., Collibra, Data Profiling and Data Quality solutions, e.g., Informatica IDQ

A typical day in this role will includes,

  • Supporting key initiatives in meeting Enterprise Data Management framework implementation:
  • Critical Data Element identification (perform criticality assessment) and approval facilitation.
  • Business metadata definition and assessment through stakeholder workshops.
  • Data lineage mapping.
  • Data Risk and Control identification and assessment.
  • Data Profiling via Informatica Analyst.
  • End-to-End review of implementation and findings.
  • Data governance advisory (e.g., best practice, data policy compliance).
  • Identification of data gaps and recommendations for strategic remediation.
  • Data Governance business overview sessions (e.g., Enterprise Data Management Framework, Principles, Procedure, Metrics and Tools).

What you’ll need to succeed,

  • Strong business analysis skills with attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills. The ability to build rapport at all levels across the organisation.
  • The ability to work autonomously, manage stakeholders, and deliver on multiple streams of work simultaneously.
  • Previous experience in data governance or data management.
  • Relevant business, quantitative or IT related degree qualification.
  • Enterprise Data Management tooling, e.g., Collibra, Data Profiling and Data Quality solutions, e.g., Informatica IDQ.
  • Experience in Agile delivery (nice to have).
  • Previous financial services industry experience (nice to have)

About the Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: RMG-962409
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Manila
Category: Mid-level
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: RMG Enterprise Support
Recruiter: Rooshelly Cagalingan
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