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Master Data Governance Manager

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Date: May 26, 2023

Location: Libertyville, IL, US

Company: Hollister Incorporated

We Make Life More Rewarding and Dignified

Location: Libertyville 
Department: Finance 


The Master Data Governance Manager is responsible for implementing and maintaining a comprehensive data governance program across all master data objects ensuring the integrity, accuracy, and completeness of our global master data.  This person will manage all organization-wide data governance activities and will have responsibility for improving the quality and managing the protection of sensitive data. The position will focus on establishing and ensuring adherence to an enterprise data governance framework for data policies and standards both at the business and functional area level.


The Master Data Governance Manager serves as a point of escalation for governance, data quality and protection issues and will work closely with the business and functional area leads to improve the quality and value of our core master data.


Hollister Incorporated operates in a hybrid work environment. Regular office attendance is required.




  • Create and maintain a global Data Governance framework/roadmap for our core Customer, Material, and Vendor master data objects.
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures, and standards for data governance for other cross-functional master data objects.
  • Assist the business with defining the roles and responsibilities for Data Owners and Data Stewards.
  • Establish and lead regularly scheduled Data Governance meetings for all master data objects cross-functionally ensuring policies and SOPs are being adhered to and data governance goals are being met.
  • Collaborate with Data Owners to create workflows and process changes to enhance the Data Quality of master data and other business-critical data.
  • Work across different levels of the organization to identify new data governance needs to incorporate into the Data Governance policies and framework.
  • Monitor and report on data quality, including identifying and resolving data issues.
  • Collaborate with IT and business teams to ensure data governance is integrated into all data-related projects and initiatives.
  • This role is an office position, primarily sedentary
  •  Use a personal computer and strong proficiency in SAP S4/HANA, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio, Excel and Word
  •  Travel via plane or automobile



  • 8-12 years overall experience is required
  • 7-10 years of Master Data Management is required
  • BS or BA is required OR Equivalent experience
  • MBA preferred
  • SAP S4/HANA Master Data experience is required
  • English required
  • Ability to effectively partner and communicate with across company
  • Excellent communication skills (oral & written) and demonstrated leadership skills
  • Strong time management skills and ability to prioritize multiple demands
  • Project Management skills – specifically system implementations
  • Willingness to take charge and provide direction
  • Results-oriented
  • SharePoint or other similar collaboration tools
  • Demonstrated ability to manage through challenging situations
  • Ability to develop collaborative working relationships/partnerships cross-functionally
  • Ability to breakdown complex problems and projects into manageable goals
  • Effective in building trust, respect and cooperation among teams






Our Total Rewards package in aggregate is above market and includes competitive pay, generous paid time off programs, peer-to-peer recognition, health and life insurance, wellness programs and incentives, generous retirement savings, and a unique Benefit of Employee Share Ownership Program (BESOP).


Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops,manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and critical care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, it has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in nearly 80 countries. Hollister is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Firm of John Dickinson Schneider Inc (JDS Inc), a 100 year old company. Hollister is guided by the shared Mission of JDS Inc, to make life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services. 

Hollister is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Job Req ID: 31607

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