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Master Data Management Domain Lead Finance & HR M/F


Date: Oct 9, 2020

Location: Paris, FR

Company: DANONE

Each time we eat and drink, we vote for the world we want to live in.

Danone’s mission is Bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world. We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Healthy food needs a healthy planet, and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies.


Danette, Evian, Activia, Volvic, Blédina, sound familiar to you? Do you know that behind these brands there is always Information Technology pushing them forward?


In this context, Danone has created the Data&Analytics Group to shift gears in data & analytics and transform Danone into a fully data-enabled company, with a mission to enable all Danoners to use data to measure and improve their work, outcomes and decisions.

At Danone, we treat data as an asset, and we are building all the foundations to make sure data can be easily accesses and interpreted, enabling the business to achieve its strategic objectives, contributing to our mission: bringing health through food to as many people as possible. Don’t wait and join the movement: your Data skills could be a real asset for the alimentation revolution!





The Data & Analytics Group is looking for a Master Data Management (MDM) Domain Lead Finance & HR M/F to be part of Danone D&A group as a dedicated MDM resource supporting Director of MDM in facilitating, driving and monitoring the implementation of MDM Governance across Finance & HR.





As Domain Lead Finance & HR you will report the MDM Director and be responsible for Master Data global guidance and Master Data Practices deployment within your domain.

You will work together with the Master Data Owner, Master Data Steward, and MD team leads to ensure Processes and Rules are aligned with the global guidance.



You will have the following responsibilities:


  • Define Vision & Data Quality objectives for Finance and Human Resources in alignment with Data Domain strategy
  • Be involved in key business or IT projects impacting Data to improve Data in the Sub-Domain and ensure alignment with the Data Domain strategy
  • Be responsible for ensuring cross-functional synergies
  • Be responsible for global guidance about MD definitions, organization, roles, process, data standards, KPIs and other quality indicators
  • Support MD Owners onboarding and training with MDM standards and guidelines
  • Support MD Owners on the implementation of MD object specific guidance
  • Maintain and distribute globally applicable MDM standards and guidelines (foundation), including processes, rules & KPI
  • Coordinate MD object-specific implementation with (delegate) MD Owners and MD Stewards






  • Minimum of 6 years of business experience, ideally in a complex Master Data and information mode, ideally on Finance and/or HR topics
  • Project Management experience, ability to manage cross-functional teams
  • Key MDM subject-matter expert regarding Finance & HR
  • Knowledge of Enterprise solutions (SAP and BI) and Master Data Management solutions
  • Understanding of external factors influencing MDM Governance such as competitors, regulatory requirements and best in class practices
  • Strong knowledge of Finance and/or HR domain process and stakes
  • Communication and change management skills
  • Cross-functional view of the set-up and usage of Data objects and sufficient influence within organization
  • Knowledge of Informatica would be a plus
  • Bridge between business language and IT language







Mix 75g of Activia, 130g of a small Blédina pot, 50cl of an Evian bottle and add a drop of Fortimel ... you get 4 brands representing the 4 divisions of the Danone group: Fresh Dairy Products and Vegetables (Activia, Danette, Actimel, Alpro, etc.), Waters (Evian, Badoit, Volvic, Salvetat), Medical Nutrition (Fortimel, etc.), and Infant Nutrition (Blédina, Gallia).

All these brands are worn by 100,000 Danoners in the World. Don’t wait, vote for the world you want to live in and join the movement!





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