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Head of Data & Analytics

Posted 23 November, 2020
Pernod Ricard Winemakers Full Time Sydney or Adelaide, NSW
  • New Role – stamp your mark!

  • Career Development

  • Sydney, Adelaide or Auckland Location



Starting from a solid base, you will lead the evolution of the Data Strategy and maximise the value of data across the organisation.



About Us

Pernod Ricard Winemakers is the premium wine division of Pernod Ricard. Founded in 2010, but with roots dating back to 1828, we are steeped in history and heritage. Pernod Ricard Winemakers is responsible for creating one of the world’s most diverse portfolios of premium wines.


Our portfolio includes prestigious Brands such as Jacob's Creek®, St Hugo®, Brancott Estate®, Campo Viejo®, Chivas Regal®, Jameson® and Absolut®


About the Role 

We know that Data Strategy is a key component in enabling us to Transform and Accelerate. Reporting to the IT Director, you will play at two different levels:

  • Lead an engaged cross functional team (which includes the Exec team) on the journey of maximising value from internal and external data, prioritising opportunities and growing the organisation’s knowledge and expertise in big data tools and methods along the way.

  • Leading the IT Data & Analytics team you’ll have a “hands-on” involvement in projects and use of data and analytics tools. You’ll use your expertise around data tools and techniques to deliver insights and to accelerate the learning and development of the IT team and key stakeholders across the business.



About You

Your curiosity and enthusiasm for Data and it’s uses, coupled with a collaborative approach will ensure you can drive the evolution and adoption of the Data Strategy. You will bring relevant stakeholders on the journey, leverage the capability and platforms of our HQ and provide support your team to ensure appropriate governance, portfolio and vendor management are in place.


Ideally you will have:

  • 7+ years of experience in Data & Analysis roles

  • Expertise in modern data analytics techniques and methods

  • Expertise and proven project delivery with tools such as Databricks, Python, SQL, PowerBI

  • Management of large projects and a portfolio of small projects

  • Communicating effectively with all levels

  • Proven track record in managing teams

  • A convivial approach


This is a genuine career opportunity; you’ll get to work with a talented team in a dynamic and changing environment. We facilitate and promote a number of successful well-being, sustainability and learning and development programmes and reward successes to ensure you can flourish. 


If you are ready to help shape the future IT landscape of a convivial wine and spirits company, apply now. We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis.  For further information, please visit our career website and follow us on Instagram.  Relevant working rights are required.

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