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Group Data Governance Analyst

QBE Insurance

Job Description

Primary Details

Time Type: Full time

Worker Type: Employee

Group Data Governance Analyst

Location: Sydney, Melbourne

Type: Permanent, full-time position

Your part in a changing world

At QBE, we’re driven by our purpose – to give people the confidence to achieve their ambitions.

We are an international insurer and reinsurer offering a diverse portfolio of commercial, personal, and specialty products, as well as risk management solutions. Our product portfolio includes property, motor, crop, energy, marine, and aviation. We employ a team of more than 11,800 people, in 27 countries around the world.

The opportunity

QBE is developing and investing in its data management and governance capabilities and we are creating the position of Group Data Governance Analyst. Reporting to the Group Head of Data Management, you will work closely with the Group Data Office, program and project management, divisional data governance teams, and with business partners.

You will support product ownership for the data governance capabilities and applications to help ensure the successful delivery of strategic objectives, including (but not limited to) process, people, and technology required. Contribute to the development of the Group Data Office team’s direction and strategy, ensuring key issues are considered during the planning phase.

  • Facilitate the design, development, and implementation of data governance reporting capability across the organization

  • Respond to data governance-related enquiries, using available data governance tools and procedures and ensuring adherence to QBE’s processes and best practice guidelines

  • Train and support users in data governance and management to develop awareness across the business and ensure QBE activities are of the highest standards and aligned to best practice

  • Support the development, maintenance, and prioritization of report delivery to ensure outputs are of a high standard and meet business requirements

Your story so far

  • Experience with relevant global regulations - GDPR, SII, APRA regulations, etc.

  • Experience within a data governance/management environment with a hands-on business role or an IT equivalent operational background

  • Previous experience in financial services (insurance preferably)

  • Exposure to leading data governance and management tools for master and reference data management, data quality, data governance (catalogue, dictionary, glossary, stewardship, lineage etc.)

  • Ability to contribute to the build of a business model diagram to illustrate business use of data

Broad awareness and understanding of data governance standards/requirements

We are here to support you

We value our employee’s experience with us and are proud to have been recognised for the following awards:

  • 2021 LinkedIn Top Employer and HRD Employer of Choice

  • Ranked 6th place in the AAGE Top Graduate Employers 2021 as voted by graduates

  • 2020 Best Workplace Diversity & Inclusion and Excellence Award for Best Health & Wellbeing at the Australian HR Awards

  • Top 20 Workplaces for Dads in 2019 and 2020 (HBF Direct Advice for Dads)

  • Gold Employer status in both the 2019 and 2020 Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) – the definitive national benchmark on LGBTI workplace inclusion.

We offer a range of benefits to help provide holistic support for your work life, whatever your circumstance. As a QBE employee, we will offer you:

  • ‘Hybrid Working’ – a mix of working in the office and at home to enhance your work/life balance

  • Our ‘At My Best’ wellbeing program

  • Access to ‘Share the Care’ – 12 weeks’ gender-equal flexible leave for all new parents, including paid superannuation

  • The ability to maximise retirement savings through voluntary super contributions and company matching

  • Income protection insurance and reimbursed Death and Total Permanent Disability insurance premiums

  • Access to REACH My Best - free holistic wellbeing coaching, nutritional, financial, and legal advice, and confidential counselling

  • Access to Family and Domestic Violence leave and support through QBE’s Family Domestic Violence First Responder Network

  • A sustained commitment to Reconciliation, having launched our first Reconciliation Action Plan in 2015

  • Discounts on insurance products, car hire, hotels, goods, and services

  • Benefits through our various sports and arts sponsorship partners such as free and discounted tickets.

Join us.

Click APPLY to submit your application. Successful applicants will need to complete work rights, police, and credit checks through our online provider as a condition of employment.

QBE recognise the value of diverse perspectives and experience. We are committed to an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected for who they are. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements or you would like to connect with one of our networks please contact us at

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Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.