Data Analyst

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
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Are you a Data expert with strong experience with Vendor Master and Material Master Data Management? Then you’d love to chat with us about your next rewarding and challenging assignment with  a top Oil and Gas client of ours.

This is a highly collaborative team comprised of 8 individuals (4 Master Data Analysts, 1 Technician Master Data, 1 Sr Analyst Master Data and 1 Mgr SCM Master Data) supporting Procurement Governance and for our client’s Procurement Master Data.

As a Data Analyst, you will provide support to the Procurement Governance and Enablement team as a key resource to implement the processes practices and business rules for our client’s Procurement Master Data to provide proper governance over procurement master data utilized in their business area. You will be reporting to the Team Lead, Master Data, and will provide technical and functional documentation expertise onsite. This role will require you to interact with a broad range of employees and contractors both at a worker level as well as at the supervisory and management levels.

Additionally, you will be responsible for proper governance over procurement master data utilized in their business area. The position will manage according to the operating model for master data and may interact with other groups such as Operations Finance ITM Plant Maintenance and Engineering. The incumbent may also provide central support and guidance to the regional business area and/ or other Master Data Analyst/Technicians. Accurate consistent, robust and timely data for use by the company in making supply chain decisions.


  • Implement, refine and sustain Processes and Procedures (work instructions) to properly and efficiently govern procurement master data
  • Ensure compliance to Practices and Processes
  • Execute Operational (Non-Project) and Project Data Requests as required for defined scope of Master Data
  • Execute peer/quality reviews to ensure data requests are processed accurately and in accordance with Data Standards
  • Liaise with business in geographically dispersed locations to define operational or project data requirements that support the business, and are consistent with enterprise data governance and quality
  • Coach and support users on master data practices, processes and procedures
  • Perform root cause analysis for data errors/incidents, and drive corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence
  • Provide functional support and drive continuous improvement of key forms/templates in support of Master Data Management Processes
  • Report on metrics related to Master Data operational performance, and drive actions for improvement


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Business Intelligence or related field of study is preferred
  • 5 Years of experience in a Master Data Role
  • Must have significant Business Analysis Experience in similar role
  • Master Data Management, Vendor Master and Material Master Data
  • Value Creation, Review (lessons learned)


  • ERP Certification (SAP, Oracle, JD Edwards)
  • SAP Experience Supply Chain
  • Business acumen in the financial, supply chain, logistics and global sourcing areas
  • Experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Process Analysis/Improvement
  • Project Management


  • Strong analytical, interpretive, organizational and problem-solving skills;
  • Self-starter with a pro-active approach to problem identification and resolution
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent judgment, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills within a multi-task environment


If you bring the mentioned skills and experiences to the table, then we would love to chat you!


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