Data Governance Manager

Operations Chicago, Illinois Alpharetta, Georgia Leominster, Massachusetts Arlington, Texas Rochester Hills, Michigan Grand Prairie, Texas Miamisburg, Ohio Cranberry Twp, Pennsylvania Aurora, Colorado


Genuine Cable Group (GCG) is looking for a Data Governance Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for the implementation and oversight of the Company’s data management goals, standards, practices, process, and technologies. You will also organize and streamline the process with which product and supplier data is collected, shared, utilized, protected, cleaned, and stored across multiple levels of the enterprise(s). Efficiency and reduction of inaccurate data handling, unusable data are critical focus of the role to achieve companywide time savings. You will ensure that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets.

This role can be remote/hybrid at any of our major locations: Rochester Hills, MI; Alpharetta, GA; Chicago, IL; Leominster, MA; Arlington, TX; Grand Prairie, TX; Aurora, CO; Miamisburg, OH; or Cranberry Township, PA.

This is a terrific time to join GCG.  We are a leading distributor of wire, cable, and connectivity solutions, serving a wide variety of industries through a service-oriented, responsive, and values-focused approach. Our mission is to provide our customers with the right products, services, and solutions while adhering to our core values of integrity, ethics, and respect for all. At GCG, We Make Connections Possible! 

What You’ll Do:

  • Improve the quality and manage the protection of sensitive data and information assets
  • Develop and implement best in class price optimization initiatives backed with ROI projections
  • Collaborate with sales and operations management toward common goals
  • Create capacity models for strategic products
  • Lead functional efficacy programs to improve utilization of pricing tools and processes
  • Analyze supplier and sales trends and develop patterns for inventory and cost modeling
  • Assume responsibility of budget development and margin impacts of pricing strategy
  • Manage and maintain supplier pricing files – i.e., blanket quotes, Ship & Debit SPAs, opportunity registration records, etc.
  • Communicate significant cost and capacity changes to field personnel
  • Support program efforts with sales teams
  • Represent GCG at industry events

What You’ll Bring:

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in a related field; Post graduate degree preferred
  • At least five (5) years IT or database analysis management experience required
  • Strong working knowledge and experience with Oracle, Rubicon and/or P21 are a plus
  • 5 years’ experience in the related area as an individual contributor preferred
  • 1 - 3 years supervisory experience preferred
  • Applied understanding of database architecture and taxonomy development concepts
  • Understanding of purchasing methods and inventory management concepts in a distribution and production environment
  • Proven application of PIM development and maintenance
  • Strong analytical skills – specifically analysis across data sets from different systems
  • Able to manage disparate work flows simultaneously
  • Detail oriented
  • Structured Query Language (SQL) proficiency is a plus
  • Builds strong partnerships with colleagues and suppliers
  • Demonstrates agility and commitment when responding to customer needs

Work Environment: 

  • Office environment: no adverse environmental conditions expected
  • Less than 20% travel – industry events, supplier facilities, internal meetings
  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times

We Offer:

  • Base Salary between $85,000 and $110,000
  • Annual Bonus up to 25% of base salary
  • Company Laptop and monitors
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • 401K plan with employer match
  • 19 days of Paid Time Off
  • 7 Paid Company Holidays
  • Basic Life and AD&D


Genuine Cable Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

These duties and responsibilities are judged to be "essential functions" in terms of the Americans With Disabilities Act, or ADA. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by a person in this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties that may be performed by such a person.