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Bank of the West ** SR Application & Data Compliance Officer in Tempe, Arizona

* SR Application & Data Compliance Officer*


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for coordinating the successful delivery of complex Data Governance initiatives involving significant internal and/or external resources within Enterprise Data Management of corporate Finance. Programs include Data Governance working groups and management committees, Data Quality, lineage, and definition projects and assessments; Exercises great latitude in managing the initiation, planning, execution, controlling, and closing processes on projects. Develops business as usual processes to turn projects into operations. .

Essential Job Functions

  • Oversees the development and implementation of detailed project and work plans for efforts within the data governance organization. Manages the planning, documenting and execution activities for the projects; along with tasks, budgets, timelines, and project staffing to successfully complete projects on a timely basis and within budget. Develops documentation to support the project planning and implementation process.

  • Manages a portfolio of activities and resources across data governance, quality, and lineage subject areas.

  • Facilitates and provides subject matter expertise within data governance working groups and management committee

  • Leads and provides support to project teams by facilitation/attending project meetings, responding to assigned tasks when due.

  • Advises on milestones as needed for reporting to appropriate management levels and communicates budget and status milestones as defined for the projects.

  • Provides leadership, motivation and establishes a teamwork environment for the project team; and advises, influences, and coaches team members in the development and achievement of project goals.

  • Manages some members of the project team, which consists of members reporting to functional managers within the Bank, third party vendors, and consultant

  • Recognizes project issues and concerns requiring resolution in a timely and professional manner and addresses them with management and appropriate staff members.

Other Job Duties

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Required Experience

  • Understands basic management approaches such as work scheduling, prioritizing, coaching and process execution.

  • Typically requires advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • Requires 7 years minimum prior relevant experience.


  • Bachelor's Degree

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Accounting Finance

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 046134