1+ months

Strategy Analyst II, Data Ownership and Stewardship

Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P (HO)
St Louis, MO 63103
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At Edward Jones, we help clients achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience, we have located our 14,000+ branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work.

A typical branch office has one financial advisor who meets with clients face-to-face and one branch office administrator who enhances the team's ability to build deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis and Tempe provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. Edward Jones currently has more branch offices than any other financial services firm, and we continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors.
*Strategy Analyst II
Data Ownership and Stewardship Team *

We are expanding our team to support the Edward Jones Enterprise Data Governance capability within the firms Information Data Management program. We exist to lead the firm in maximizing the value, quality, trust and understanding of our data for the benefit of clients, branches and the firm at scale.

This new function will partner closely with the Data Governance Center of Excellence and is responsible to activate and mature our data stewardship community using the firm's newly created data governance framework.

The Data Ownership and Stewardship Strategy Analyst will partner with data stewards to facilitate data certification, the use of metadata playbooks, standards and policies, and support the overall data stewardship community in managing the ongoing health of our data assets. This team will work closely with business stakeholders and technology partners, to champion a data-centric culture and ensure we have an engaged and empowered community of data allies and stewards around our business data domains.

Be part of a growing and evolving team who will test and learn new ways to transform our data into a trusted asset.

Key Responsibilities:

* Be a change agent for data literacy and collaborate with different parts of the organization to advance and mature our data governance posture via our stewardship community
* Partner with team members to establish and activate the data stewardship experience
* Partner with team members to identify, activate and support stewardship programs, and utilize metadata management tools, data quality tools, etc to operationalize and scale our data governance capabilities
* Ensure best practices are being leveraged and enforced in firm initiatives via the stewardship community, which requires partnering closely with the Data Governance COE (center of excellence)
* Lead change management, communication, training, and education initiatives
* Develop and manage business relationships with leaders across the organization

*Position Qualifications:*

* Undergraduate degree required, preferably in the areas of finance, business, analytics or information systems. Advanced degree is a plus.
* 4+ years general business experience in marketing, finance, data analytics, or information systems fields strongly preferred.
* Preference to candidates with knowledge of data governance best practices, business and technology issues related to management of enterprise information assets.
* Ability to connect business processes to data production and analytics usages
* Ability to prioritize different data governance and management initiatives in a way that maximizes analytics outcomes for the firm
* Strong critical thinking skills and ability to navigate ambiguous situations.
* Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment.
* Motivated to understand and keep current with Data, Analytics and BI Industry trends and best practices.
* Demonstrated technical depth and experience in the following:
* Experience working with and writing requirements for both relational and dimensional database architectures and data elements.
* Understanding of Data Governance principles and concepts.
* Fluency in Business Intelligence and Analytics principles, best practices and appropriate usage.
* Knowledge of BI and/or Analytics tools including Tableau, Microstrategy, Python, or R.

* Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to present complex concepts in an understandable and concise format, adapted to the audience at hand.
* Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects along with recurring responsibilities. Strong project management skills preferred with ability to formulate, define and execute tasks towards completion of project objectives and timeline.
* Working knowledge of financial products and services preferred.


* FORTUNE 2020 Edward Jones was named No. 7 on the 2020 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For list.
* From FORTUNE 2020 FORTUNE Media IP Limited. All rights reserved. Used under license. FORTUNE and FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For are registered trademarks of Fortune Media IP Limited and are used under license. FORTUNE and Fortune Media IP Limited are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Edward Jones Investments.

* Edward Jones Ranked No. 6 of the 100 best workplaces for millennials by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE Magazine.
* 2020 Corporate Equality Index Edward Jones joins the ranks of 680 major U.S businesses that received top marks in the HRC Foundations 18th Annual Scorecard on LBGTQ Workplace Equality
* Edward Jones named a top company for training, ranking No. 25 on Training magazine's 2020 Training Top 125 list the highest ranking among the financial-services industry!
* Financial services firm Edward Jones has been named one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Parents by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE magazine. The firm ranked No. 5 on the list of 50 companies, up two spots from last year.
* The Best Workplaces for Parents list is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. Edward Jones ranked No. 7 on the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work for in 2019 list, the firms 20th appearance on the list. The firm also was ranked the No. 1 Best Workplace in Financial Services & Insurance and the No. 6 Best Workplace for Millennials by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.


Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
$75,962 - $129,341
Posted: 2021-04-19 Expires: 2021-07-22
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