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Executive Director - Enterprise Data Management and Governance

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Date: Nov 29, 2018

Location: Charlotte, NC, United States

Company: Sealed Air Corporation

Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.5 billion in sales in 2017 and has approximately 15,000 employees who serve customers in 122 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

The Executive Director – Enterprise Data Management and Governance has responsibility for SealedAir’s enterprise wide data and information strategy, governance, control, policy development, and effective exploitation. The role will combine accountability and responsibility for information governance, data quality and data life cycle management, along with the exploitation of data assets to create business value.  This role provides a vision and strategy for all data management activities as well as being a champion for global data management, governance and data quality across the enterprise. This position will ensure data truly becomes an asset to the organization and is treated as such.

The position will be based at our Charlotte, NC Global headquarters.

Job Description Cont.

  • Provide the leadership, vision and direction to create the data and information strategy required to exploit data assets to create business value.
  • Work with IT and Business leaders to develop overall EDM strategy in the context of business governance.
  • Develop productive relationships with business leaders across the organization to understand and influence how EDM can enable new sources of value.
  • Organize and implement policies, procedures, roles, and responsibilities that outline and enforce rules of engagement and the accountabilities for the effective management of enterprise data.
  • Develop and enhance policies and standards for Data Management and Governance including access and privacy.
  • Create strategies for ensuring data as a strategic asset and operationalize data governance, data quality and data life-cycle management.



  • 10+ years’ experience in multiple disciplines such as EDM management, governance project management, governance management, consulting etc.
  • Successfully managed and led various enterprise wide Data Management and Master Data initiatives 
  • Business process design for managing Master Data throughout the lifecycle, including data quality, metadata and workflow technologies 
  • Executing current state assessments, documenting business process and identifying data quality KPI’s 
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities.
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills, including presentation and meeting facilitation skills.
  • Must be a team player and willing to work and grow within the organization.
  • Strong verbal and written communications.
  • University educated (at least BA/ BS) or 15 year of experience in diverse professional roles. .  
  • Can work effectively with remote teams
  • Willing to travel up-to 20 % time.


  • Subject Matter Expert in Enterprise Data Management Portfolio Domain
  • Experience in articulating Master Data solutions that integrate multiple systems and data.
  • Experience in defining data conversion and cleansing strategies
  • Able to understand complex issues and can clearly articulate complex ideas
  • Excellent project management, organization, attention to detail, follow-up
  • Strong analytical abilities to identify issues & self-start programs to address
  • Ability to communicate & liaise broadly across functions & the global organization
  • Deadline & detail oriented
  • Demonstrated ability to champion change, influence & drive results in a complex organization

Requisition id: 26246 

Relocation: Yes  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).

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