Senior Data Management Professional - Data Product Owner, FAST-Infra Sustainable Infrastructure

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Posted May 1, 2024 - Requisition No. 124987

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About FAST-Infra:

Finance to Accelerate the Sustainable Transition-Infrastructure (FAST-Infra) is a public-private initiative formed by HSBC, IFC, OECD, CPI and GIF under the auspices of the One Planet Lab - an initiative of the President of France. Fast-Infra proposes practical and inclusive solutions aimed at fostering sustainable infrastructure as a mainstream and liquid asset class by embedding sustainability across the life cycle of infrastructure projects and by crowding in private investment at scale.

Bloomberg together with Global Infrastructure Basel (GIB) will work together as the Data Repository and Secretariat respectively of the FAST-Infra Sustainable Infrastructure Label, a globally applicable label for projects demonstrating significant positive sustainability performance. The label is an initiative led by the FAST-Infra Group and initially supported by the governments of France and Singapore, originally conceived of in the One Planet Lab. Press release:https://bsso.blpprofessional.com/idp/startSSO.ping?PartnerSpId= href="http://www.workday.com&ACSIdx=0" target="_blank">http://www.workday.com&ACSIdx=0.

What's the Role?

We are looking for a Sustainable Infrastructure Product Owner passionate about developing a label that will help add transparency and accelerate the sustainable transition infrastructure.

In this role you will collaborate with the members of the GIB Secretariat, FAST-Infra partners, and Bloomberg aligned teams to improve the impact of the FAST-Infra Sustainable Infrastructure Label. With your experience in project management, data management, and sustainability, you will be responsible for the delivery of data project commitments, act as the liaison across teams to break down terminology barriers, and maintain our roadmap of deliverables and commitments.

While demonstrating your market knowledge and experience in the sustainable infrastructure space you will be hands-on in advising on data collection efforts, data enrichment, and quality measures. You will help drive insights from the Data Repository to advise the Secretariat’s agenda. You will work with Product and Engineering teams to integrate the Sustainable Infrastructure Label across financial data product offerings and workflow functionality, driving that will enable adoption at scale of the SI Label and sustainable project data.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Bring deep expertise of sustainable infrastructure to set Bloomberg’s data strategy
  • Have strong market knowledge and understanding of how data industry players use and would want to engage with the FAST-Infra label to drive business decisions
  • Coordinate with GIB to perform activities that support the uptake of the SI Label
  • Serve as a subject matter expert and collaborate extensively with GIB, FAST-Infra partners, and team members
  • Develop proactive data quality strategies that ensure data is fit for purpose
  • Develop data-driven strategies, balancing the best of technical and product knowledge, and work with our Engineering and Product departments to craft solutions

You’ll need to have:

*Please note we use years of experience as a guide but we certainly will consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary for the role.

  • 4+ years of experience working within data product ownership or related field*
  • 2+ years of experience working with sustainability standards or labels*
  • BA/BS in Sustainability, Economics, Finance, Political Science, Engineering, or related field
  • Track record in assessing the sustainability performance of infrastructure assets
  • Intimate understanding of how industry players apply sustainability data to drive business decisions
  • Proven track record of effective project management, meeting deliverables, and leading the execution of tasks both independently and collectively with a group
  • A solid grasp of data management principles and technologies such as data modeling, data analysis and statistics to tell a narrative and/or generate data-driven insights
  • Understanding of quality assurance and quality control from a data and product perspective
  • Proficiency using scripting languages (preferably Python) to query and interrogate datasets
  • Experience using data visualization tools such as QlikSense and Tableau
  • A collaborative approach and outstanding relationship building and communication skills – both written and verbal at a global level
  • Strong attention to detail and high degree of demonstrated decision-making and problem-solving skills in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Proven ability to establish strong credibility and build influential relationships with multiple internal and external clients and partners

We’d love to see:

  • Master's degree in Sustainability, Public Policy, Economics, Finance, Engineering, MBA, or related field
  • ESG-related coursework or certification and solid understanding of the ESG market and data landscape
  • Strong professional networks within the global sustainable infrastructure space
  • Experience using statistical methods, programming, and machine learning approaches to promote and measure data quality and generate insights
  • Experience manipulating and wrangling large datasets
  • Experience profiling datasets and coming up with necessary requirements
  • Proficiency in French

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are!

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