Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      November 28,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation

    Data Steward

    Imagine… that you work in a dynamic and complex environment with continuous change where you contribute to the goals of Rabobank and can develop yourself professionally and as a person.
    Finance & Risk Data (FRD) is an integral part of the CFO domain and is a key player that connects various stakeholders within Finance, Risk and IT in both the Netherlands and abroad.

    The mission of FRD is to enable Rabobank to full it’s goals by providing trusted finance & risk data. We are therefore closely involved in the daily operations to ensure that the bank’s processes operate as intended and are both leading and participating in various major change programmes. These change programmes are all focussed on improving the bank’s IT landscape and related processes and are driven from business, efficiency and regulatory perspective.
    Making a difference
    FRD is continuously recruiting for various data steward roles on different seniority levels (junior, medior, senior) for which you can be a strong candidate.
    Data Steward

    • The Data Stewards within F&R Data acts as the conduit between IT and the business and/or accept accountability for data definition, data management process, and Data quality levels for specific data subject areas. Data stewardship involves managing the enterprise’s data assets in order to improve their reusability, accessibility, and quality. The role involves taking responsibility for data elements for their end-to-end usage across the enterprise. Data Steward does not involve just a single role but includes a network of personnel with accountabilities for ensuring that all aspects of an effective Data environment are being accomplished. It is an ongoing activity that requires competencies of all individuals within the Rabobank organization.
    • All Data Stewards within FRD will focus on the following areas: issue management & monitoring, projects, lineage, systems/chains/ domains, data definition & exchange, Data models, critical data elements & data quality requirements

    Track data steward:

    • The Group Risk and Finance Datawarehouse (GRFD) has three different tracks (Asset and Liability Management, Credit and Finance) to serve the needs of different customer groups. As track data steward, your main responsibility is to make sure the datawarehouse is filled with harmonised, consistent and structural data that is linked to the Rabobank Group Business Glossary definitions. In order to achieve that you need to work together closely with the onboarding data steward to harmonise the data from all different sources. You need to cooperate with the customer to make sure the translation from Rabobank Group language to customer system’s language is done properly. Next to that, you need to make sure that your track’s data is aligned with that of the other tracks. Next to this change process, you have an important role in verifying and checking the productions runs of GRFD. You are the spider in the web. You have an important role in your chain from source to customer, but also have to align closely with the other GRFD tracks to deliver consistent, harmonised data.

    With each other

    Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. FRD is a department of approximately 120 talented people from various parts of the world that manage and develop the financial data platform of Rabobank. You will tackle various data related challenges. On top of that you will work on global and cross functional change projects to improve our processes and systems.

    With you

    Collaborating, agility, judgement and decision making, creativity, storytelling and networking are important skills that you should possess irrespective of seniority level and role.
    In addition, it's important that you recognise the things in the checklist below:

    • Knowledge of banking and banking products and processes;
    • Knowledge of finance and risk management and affinity with IT;
    • Analytical and conceptual skills; capable to translate business requirements to impact on processes and systems and project deliverables
    • Familiar with data management concepts such as lineage, data quality monitoring and issue management
    • Familiar with Agile/Lean/Scrum concepts

    Growing a better world together

    You'll already be aware that Rabobank is a financial services provider for more than 8.5 million customers in 40 countries. But did you know that we aim to contribute to real change with our 'Growing a better world together' mission? We do so in countless ways, such as:

    • Thanks to an agreement with the UN World Food Programme more agricultural products are purchased from small farmers in Rwanda, Tanzania and Zambia. We aim to expand this platform to include one and a half million farmers in 25 countries by 2030.
    • By signing a memorandum of understanding with livestock feed producer Royal De Heus Rabobank underlines its support for the company’s work in India, empowering local farmers with knowledge.

    Do you want to become the ideal version of yourself? We would love to help you achieve this by focusing firmly on your growth, development, and investing in an environment where you keep learning every day. We give you the space to innovate and initiate.
    In this way, we offer you numerous opportunities to grow and help you exceed your expectations, to do the right thing exceptionally well, and to therefore grow as a professional. In addition, with us (on the basis of a 36-hour working week), you can also expect:

    • A salary in conformity with scale 8-10 (depends on role and seniority level).
    • A thirteenth month and holiday pay.
    • An Employee Benefit Budget. You decide how to spend this budget. This may include purchasing extra leave days, making extra pension contributions or even receiving a monthly cash pay-out.
    • A personal budget that you can spend on activities related to your personal development and career.
    • Flexible working times and location independent working
    • 100 % Reimbursement of commuting costs if you travel by public transport! Do you still prefer to travel by car or motorbike? Then choose a commuting allowance.
    • A pension scheme, to which your contribution is only 5%.

    Let's meet.
    Are you the person we're looking for? Are you ready to join FRD and to make a difference to yourself, our customers and to society? We look forward to receiving your application in Utrecht.
    Good to know:

    • We are looking for several candidates for various roles for Rabobank, so we do not apply a closing date. Respond via the “Apply now” button. Responses will be handled in accordance with our vacancy management policy.
    • If you have any questions on the various possibilities that FRD offers please contact Johan
    • We want to use your talent in the broadest sense and would like to look at your response more broadly.
    • Everyone is different, and it is exactly those differences that help us become an even better bank. That's why we want to know who you really are!
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