Director Master Data Management

City:  Copenhagen V
Country/Region:  DK
Application Deadline:  N/A

Director Master Data Management (MDM), Pandora 

We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Director MDM that shares our ambitions and wants to complement our team…

As the Director MDM, you will be responsible for managing and governing all enterprise master data, ensuring its accuracy, completeness, and compliance with corporate policies and procedures. You will work closely with business and IT stakeholders to understand their data needs and ensure that the master data meets their requirements. You will also be responsible for developing and implementing processes and controls to ensure the quality of the master data. You will be engaged with several product lines and be expected to gain relevant understanding of the primary products and how they consume or product master data.


Stakeholder management:

•    Serve as the primary point of contact for all data governance inquiries, issues, and requests
•    Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders across the organization to ensure buy-in and support for data governance initiatives
•    Serve as the liaison between the business and technology to ensure that master data requirements are understood and met

Master Data Quality Management:

•    Define, document, and enforce policies and procedures related to the management of master data
•    Oversee the development and maintenance of data quality control processes
•    Monitor data entry and update processes to ensure accuracy and completeness of information
•    Generate reports on data quality metrics and present findings to senior management
•    Identify opportunities for process improvement and work with relevant teams to implement changes
•    Manage projects related to the implementation of new or improved and processes for managing master data
•    Support the ERP transformation journey together with the program Data team

People management:

•    Train new and existing staff on the use of master data management tools and processes
•    Build and maintain a professional team including stay up-to-date on industry trends and best practices in data management, data quality management, data governance.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

•    Master and or Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, or related field
•    Experience with big data platforms and or databases
•    Experience with data visualization tools, such as PowerBI, Tableau or Qlikview.
•    Experience with data quality assessment and cleansing tools, such as Trillium or Talend
•    Familiarity with Master Data Management (MDM) concepts and tools such like Informatica and Purview
•    Familiarity to integration tools such like Boomi, which we today use as master data hub
•    7+ years of experience working with data in a business environment
•    Expertise in data analysis, data mining, and data modelling
•    Proficiency in SQL and at least one major statistical software package (Python, SAS, R, etc.)
•    Solid understanding of database design principles
•    Advanced Excel skills
•    Project management experience

Your new team 

You will be part of Petra’s Zijlstra SVP Data and Analytics team who joined Pandora in February 2023. You will help Petra drive and support the transformation in the Data and Analytic team. Petra’s aim is to become a fully data driven organization that drives business value to the fullest.
Petra’s leadership team is composed of enthusiastic leaders with different nationalities who believe in teamwork and who want to deliver value to the business while enjoying what they do. Data speaks, Data helps to decide and Data drives better decisions.

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We hope you got all your questions answered and feel confident applying for this position, however if you have more questions regarding the position, please contact:  
Masan Gosovic, Talent Acquisition


If you see yourself in the position and would like to become a part of Pandora’s future, please do not hesitate to apply. We look forward to hearing from you! 

We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. You can also read more about Pandora on our corporate site  

Icing on the cake  

You will be working out of our beautiful Head Office in Copenhagen V, established in 2016 and designed to unite and inspire our teams. Besides our beautiful interior design we are also proud of our LEED Gold Certification for Energy and Environmental Design. This means that we use as few natural resources as possible and that we use them with respect. The result is a professional and dynamic space that is unique, comfortable and inspirational – and delivers a true Pandora experience to anyone who works here or comes to visit. 

About Pandora

Pandora is the world's largest jewellery brand. The company designs, manufactures and markets hand-finished jewellery made from high-quality materials at affordable prices. Pandora jewellery is sold in more than 100 countries through 6,500 points of sale, including more than 2,500 concept stores.  


Headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Pandora employs 32,000 people worldwide and crafts its jewellery at two LEED-certified facilities in Thailand. Pandora is committed to leadership in sustainability and will purchase only recycled silver and gold for crafting its jewellery by 2025 and halve greenhouse gas emissions across its value chain by 2030. Pandora is listed on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange and generated sales of DKK 26.5 billion (EUR 3.6 billion) in 2022.    


Pandora’s recruitment procedures are designed to be transparent and clear for all candidates. This helps us ensure that applicants are provided with a fair and equal opportunity to demonstrate their competencies and skills by removing blocking factors, possible biases, and risks of discrimination. We encourage everyone applying to our vacancies to refrain from adding identity-related elements such as a photo, marital status and age.