Customer Relations COE Data Lead

Minneapolis, MN:United States:
Apr 06, 2017
May 11, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Customer Relations COE Data Lead-UNI05097 Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. Learn more at


Position Purpose

Responsible for ensuring the accuracy and usability of the FSQR data through the creation and enforcement of policies and procedures. Manage data team and implementation of IT and Data Infrastucture for effective cross regional FSQR Customer Relations CoE data management in FIBI.

Principal Accountabilities


  • Devise and implement efficient and secure procedures and structure procedures for customer data handling by formulating techniques for quality data collection and storage to ensure adequacy, accuracy and legitimacy of data according to legal - and company standards.
  • Establish rules and procedures for data sharing with management and external stakeholders and customers.
  • Support others in the daily use of data systems and ensure adherence to legal- and company standards.
  • Implementation of IT and Data system infrastructure for Customer Relations COE data management needs and on-going support for growth.


  • Responsible for monitoring and analyzing information and data systems and evaluate performance to discover ways to enhance them.
  • Troubleshoot data-related problems and manage authorization for access and modifications.
  • Trend prediction to help SME/ data team to work pro-active.


  • Initiating and running projects on Enterprise Content Management across FIBI FSQR
  • Customer Relations CoE in EMEA and NA, and in future state globally. Projects can be related to managing data in various systems like SharePoint, Interspecs, Shared drives and customer Portal(s) or Also running projects that may link into other systems not necessarily maintained by CR CoE are in scope

If selected for an interview, you will be required to submit signed copies of your last two performance reviews. (A completed e-PMP is considered a signed copy.)

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.



  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience
  • Project Management skills - Applies basic structured, disciplined approach to planning, administering and completing projects
  • Proficient in computer skills: Microsoft Office software (MS Word, Access, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Experience with data administration and management functions (collection, analysis, distribution, quality, definition, etc)
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and operate in ambiguous situations
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and take partners


  • Advance Degree in Business, Management, MIS or Computer Science
  • 3 years of experience in Data Governance (data quality, meta data, usage)
  • ERP and or Data Warehouse implementation project experience
  • Experience with process improvement programs
  • Experience with food safety and quality related data
  • Basic Business Acumen - Applies basic business acumen to partner effectively with business counterparts
  • Basic Scientific Knowledge - Applies basic scientific knowledge & principles to identify & manage risk
  • Basic External Partnering - Builds basic relationships & negotiates effectively with external groups
  • Basic Managing & Improving FSQR processes - Delivers processes that are aligned, effective, and optimize Cargill resources.
  • L&D skills
  • Working in cross-functional (mostly virtual) teams in regions EU and NA
  • Working in different cultural environments
  • Learning to be flexible, yet professional in driving for high value quality results
  • Learning to balance priorities
  • Developing of customer oriented focus

**Alternate US Cargill locations for this position are negotiable.**

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location US-MN-Minneapolis

Other Locations United States

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job