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Title:  Senior Manager, Data Governance




Requisition ID: 183057

Salary Range: 106,400.00 - 203,600.00 

Please note that the Salary Range shown is a guideline only. Salary offered may vary based on factors, including, but not limited to, the successful candidate’s relevant knowledge, skills, and experience.


Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.


Global Banking and Markets 


Global Banking and Markets (GBM) is a leading Canadian Capital Markets and Investment Banking business with a growing platform in the US and Latin America, operating globally for over 100 years. Scotiabank’s strong U.S. presence provides our clients an important bridge to this key global market for trade and investment flows across the Americas and the world. 


Global Banking & Markets provides a full range of investment banking, credit and risk management products and services relevant to the financing and strategic development needs of our clients. Our products include debt and equity financing, mergers & acquisitions, corporate banking, institutional equity sales, trading and research, fixed income products, derivatives, energy, foreign exchange and precious & metals. We also cross-sell the full range of wholesale products and services offered by the Scotiabank Group.  


Be part of an innovative, Global Capital Markets and Investment Banking business with a unique geographic footprint that puts capital to work for our clients across industries!  We work together to drive ambition for every future! 





Manages a cohesive approach to the planning and execution of all regulatory, audit and strategic initiatives across the GBM Data Office by partnering internally with all other pillars of the GBM DO and externally with the Enterprise DO, as well as GBM Business Areas and Corporate Functions.


What You’ll Do:



  • Leads and drives a client-driven culture throughout their team to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems, and knowledge.
  • Manages the design, development and implementation of data strategies, standards, and procedures to support the GBM while facilitating adherence to the Enterprise Data Governance Policies and Standards.
  • Monitors and responds to regulatory and supervisor exam and audit findings that have data-related and data governance components.
  • Manages the cohesive communication plan across all Enterprise, GBM Global and Regional Committees
  • Propagates Data Literacy and Training across GBM to increase awareness of Data Governance and Management practices and requirements
  • Ensures alignment with GBM Data Risk priorities to ensure that GBM addresses residual data risk through that application of appropriate data standards, data controls, and compensating controls.
  • Supports the GBM data domains with data modeling, process design, identification of critical data elements, authoritative data sources, business requirements/attributes, and technical specifications to foster adherence to Enterprise Data Strategy.
  • Creates an environment in which his/her team pursues effective and efficient operations of his/her respective areas in accordance with Scotiabank’s Values, its Code of Conduct, and the Global Sales Principles, while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations with respect to operational, compliance, AML/ATF/sanctions and conduct risk.
  • Builds a high-performance environment and implements a people strategy that attracts, retains, develops, and motivates their team by fostering an inclusive work environment and using a coaching mindset and behaviors; communicating vison/values/business strategy; and managing succession and development planning for the team.


What You’ll Bring:


  • Understanding of organizational design and the ability to shape and drive large-scale, cross-functional programs around people, technology, processes, and tools.
  • Experience with strategic influencing and education of cross-functional stakeholders regarding the value of data governance.
  • Experience with data governance, Data Quality and general data management tools and techniques.
  • 8+ years of Data Management related experience (e.g. Data Quality, Metadata, Issue Management, Reference Data, Data Provisioning, etc.)
  • 8+ years in Financial Services
  • Knowledge of US/Canadian financial regulatory environment is preferred
  • Global Banking and Markets experience preferred
  • Degree in IT or Business preferred




At Scotiabank, every employee is empowered to reach their fullest potential, respected for who they are and, embraced for their differences. That’s why we work to grow and diversify talent and engage employees in a performance-oriented culture. 


What's in it for you? 


Scotiabank wants you to be able to bring your best self to work – and life, every day. With a focus on holistic well-being, our many flexible benefit programs are designed to help support 


Location(s):  United States : New York : New York City

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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