Master Data Manager for our Change Ma­na­ge­ment De­part­ment

Do you want to be part of a department taking care of global strategic initiatives? And are you interested in digital transformation, data strategy and master data management?

As our new master data Manager, your initial focus will be working and facilitating on SAP MDG roadmap for our customers and vendors master data. 

Join us and help build the master data center of excellence vision 

You will be part of our newly created Global Business Change Management (BCM) department and join our Master Data Center of Excellence function, which we are just beginning to design and define. Here, we are responsible for the implementation and enforcement of master data governance and master data management across the DSV business.

Currently we are working on master data road map for our MDG platform which hosts primarily customer and vendors master data at present. In the future, we expect to have more business domains adopting SAP MDG platform for their master data (e.g., finance, location & property, Materials etc.) 

Joining our HQ in Hedehusene, you will support MD CoE in achieving it objectives and work closely with Business domains and IT.  You will be working broadly with master data governance, quality, processes, and standards within different IT systems. you will be reporting to and collaborating closely with our Head of Master Data.

Your Responsibilities

  • You will work closely with our master data team (CVMD team) to implement master data roadmap for our customers and vendors master data in SAP MDG
  • We work with multiple downstream systems which are linked to the source system SAP MDG. You will work with the system owners and IT to coordinate and facilitate system alignments and ensure that the data quality and business requirements are maintained in all systems, 
  • Ensure master data governance processes, standards, and policies are implemented as well as enforced across the DSV business
  • Coordinate with master data teams to Monitor our data quality standards, KPI’s and dashboards and ensure subsequent actions are taken by the data owners of each business domain.
  • Organise and support data governance forum for monitoring progress of each business domain on agreed objectives and continuous improvements

A strong communicator with master data experience

You are a proficient and proactive communicator, who always convey your message in the right way tailored to the person you are communicating with on both local and global levels. This means, that you have a flexible approach to each stakeholder and external partner, ensuring everybody is informed about the master data setup, roadmaps, and decisions.

Your Qualifications:

  • A degree in data science, or another relevant educational background. 
  • 2-3 years of experience working with master data governance, and master data quality in an international company, particularly working with customers, vendors, finance master data is an advantage. 
  • You have experience with stakeholder management and able to interact on both global and local levels.
  • Pro-active, hands-on team player, able to work in a dynamic environment.
  • Knowledge of data quality tools, data profiling techniques and data analysis is an advantage.
  • Having strong I.T mindset and experience with master data systems SAP MDG and SAP S4HANA is an advantage.
  • Our corporate language is English therefor fluency in English is pre-requisite. 

Want to know more and apply? 

We will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position. You are welcome to call Head of Master Data – Center of Excellence, Ahmed Farooq on +45 40 78 92 23.

We look forward to receiving your application and resume via the link below as soon as possible. We will process the applications as we receive them. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 75,000 employees in more than 90 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.


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