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Senior Manager - Transformation & Analytics

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted:  25-Nov-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Senior Manager - Transformation & Analytics

Location: Newbury (Full-time remote working during COVID-19)
Salary: Competitive plus car and bonus
COVID-19 Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice.

Vodafone UK Corporate functions work within the heart of our business, providing professional expertise, support and guidance across all operations, revolutionising our digital growth by always moving, always adapting, to be ready for the future.


What will you be doing? 


The Senior Manager - Transformation & Analytics deliver Vodafone’s UK strategic cloud reporting and insight capability. Leading the definition of the UK data operating model and the creation of a best in class capability and platform to support Vodafone’s customer care and growth ambitions. You will take accountability for creating our new Cloud Data & Analytics capability. You will work very closely with other senior data leaders in the UK and Vodafone Group, technology delivery leads, data architects and external system integrators, to ensure both the required technical and business needs are delivered. You will need to champion a behavioral and cultural step change in how the business will access, consume and leverage data across the UK market.  


This is a very critical and exciting role, our biggest investment to date in data, which will drive the transformation of becoming a better data driven organisation in line with our Finance and Technology 2025 strategies.


Key accountabilities include:

  • Own Delivery of Programme Nucleus (the transition of the enterprise data warehouse to Vodafone’s Google Cloud).  Managing UK and Group resources and (3rd party SI). Ensuring the VF Group data model and tooling are fit for purpose to meet the UK’s requirements.
  • Own the framework of Data Governance and Quality and define, develop, manage and deliver it’s implementation across the UK. Ensuring that resource/budget is available to support execution.
  • Own the creation of a UK Data Operating model, aligned with Vodafone Group to ensure the business maximises the value of data within the organisation. 
  • Responsible for setting up and embedding an Analytics Capability aligned with VF Group’s capabilities and operates in sync with other data science and analytics teams across the UK.

Who are we looking for?  


  • Strong background in delivering Data Transformation / Change.
  • Strong background operating and leading in a Data & Analytics (BI) function, excellent understanding of data models (eTom) and database platforms - ideally Telco environment.
  • Has experience of setting up and embedding an Analytics capability, being able to demonstrate value.
  • Proven ability in delivering cultural change on importance and usage of Data and Data Quality in a large organisation.
  • Experience of leading a team.


What’s in it for you?

An excellent remuneration and bonus package plus car allowance with 28 days holiday entitlement, in addition to bank holidays and paid leave for charity projects. We offer an extensive and flexible benefits package that can be tailored to suit you and your family. From our market-leading parental leave policies through to employee discounts, retail vouchers, pension plan and share schemes we are committed to supporting you throughout your career with Vodafone.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.