Head of Business Data Improvement (m/f/d) in Group Data Analytics

Allianz SE (global headquarters)

Group Data Analytics (GDA) is a department in Allianz’s global headquarters. We are responsible for shaping Allianz’s strategic agenda for Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI), and executing Data Analytics and AI solutions at scale, across the entire Allianz Group. Our mission is to add tangible value to our business by driving future business growth and productivity, and enable data-driven transformation and decision-making. ~crlf~ ~crlf~We do this by developing and deploying globally scalable Data Analytics and AI solutions. We work closely with our colleagues driving the new global business model (Allianz Customer Model), to scale the impact of analytics and AI in Claims, Sales, and Operations. We co-develop reusable assets with OEs across the world and work on strategic business intelligence projects to improve data-driven decision-making. ~crlf~ ~crlf~We believe that our long-term success also rests on enabling the business and empowering employees to adopt Data Analytics and AI. We do this by creating transparency on AI capabilities and assets, providing expert knowledge to local data science teams, working towards common architecture and coding principles, and running communities of practice.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for a Head of Business Data Improvement within the Data Intelligence Team of Group Data Analytics. The Head of Business Data Improvement is responsible to seek, secure, and improve data for data use cases by systematically injecting data analytics view into data fitness initiatives and secure data for scalable data analytics applications. All respective activities are aimed to define and implement concrete data improvement measures with direct/indirect impact on the core business. The role is part of the GDA extended management team reporting to the Head of Data Intelligence, with operational responsibility for 5 – 12 FTE.

Definition and Execution of Business Data Improvements for esp. Data Analytics~crlf~##Ensure data and its fitness for its respective (data analytics) purpose driven by business problems and potential (data analytics) solutions in close alignment with key stakeholders, both on global and local/functional level~crlf~##Independently identify, define and execute concrete data improvement measures based on business need/priority and potential (data analytics) solutions~crlf~ ~crlf~Drive and Orchestrate Local and Global Business Data Improvement Initiatives~crlf~##Provide and steer dedicated resources that help OEs to assess data fitness and implement concrete data improvement measures~crlf~##Provide and steer dedicated resources that help to optimize data for group and local priority initiatives while having a strong drive to scale solutions~crlf~##Drive the identification of key data (internal and external) based on a deep understanding of data requirements for a specific data use cases~crlf~ ~crlf~Operational Management~crlf~##Lead and build the Business Data Improvement team at Allianz Group Data Analytics on a day-to-day basis and mobilize internal and external resources (e.g. solution partners) to execute and steer Business Data Improvement Initiatives across the Group~crlf~##Drive and manage the people development of the Business Data Improvement team~crlf~##Contribute to the well-functioning of Group Data Analytics unit as member of extended management team~crlf~~crlf~

Qualification:~crlf~##Masters/PhD degree in relevant business (e.g. MBA) or technology area (e.g. computer science, data science, engineering) with a strong academic achievement~crlf~##Deep expertise of the entire insurance value chain and respective data usage/ applicability~crlf~##Deep understanding of data methodologies and business intelligence/ management information solutions~crlf~##Deep experience in data sourcing and data ecosystems management~crlf~##Program/project management experience in data and transformation projects~crlf~##Knowledge and experience in agile methodologies preferred~crlf~##Fluency in English is required, additional languages are a plus~crlf~ ~crlf~Experience & Key Skills:~crlf~##Proven working experience in the areas of Data/ Data Analysis / Data Analytics / Data Science (10+ years). Experience in leading projects and small, agile project teams (3+ years in leading role)~crlf~##Experience in leading and building up an interdisciplinary team ~crlf~##A passion for identifying and solving analytical problems and for translating your insights into data-driven and actionable recommendations~crlf~##Ability to get up to speed on complex strategic and operational topics and to consolidate and evaluate large amounts of information~crlf~##Willing to drive ambition levels and to challenge accordingly paired with a strong entrepreneurial and digital mindset~crlf~##Excellent communication and intercultural skills, augmented through strong stakeholder management & leadership skills~crlf~##Exceptional interpersonal skills, ability to manage multiple stakeholders of various backgrounds in complex, multi-stakeholder environments~crlf~##Collaborative mindset, ability to mobilize resources across boundaries and conflicting priorities~crlf~

Senior Recruiter: Ms. Zhiva Hristova Phone: +49 89 3800 14379~crlf~Please submit your applications only via the tool (blue button above)

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

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Please submit your complete application documents (incl. CV, certificates, references and motivation letter)~crlf~~crlf~We are looking forward to receiving your application on www.allianz.com/careers.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz SE is committed to employment equality and therefore welcomes applications from all people regardless of gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, race or ethnicity, age, nationality, religion, disability, or philosophy of life.~crlf~~crlf~

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