Data Lead

London, England, United Kingdom Full-time

Workday Data Lead 


As a successful and fast-growing HR transformation consultancy, Veran Performance is looking to bring onboard individuals who are passionate about HR technology and have a background working in consulting. This role is the ideal opportunity for an individual with proven experience of successfully leading activities in data conversion and migration on large HR Transformation projects in a consulting position.  


The Role 


As a Data Lead you will work from our central London office as well as on client sites, delivering technology-based HR Change and Transformation services from start to finish. You will be involved in projects implementing any of our main HR systems. You will be responsible for assessing the data readiness of a client for cloud HR technology as well as data collection, cleansing and migration.  





Your responsibilities as Data Lead will include, but are not limited to:  

  • Working with the Veran team to define the list of standard data fields needed for a new cloud HR system.  
  • Helping clients to understand data requirements of an HR transformation and working with them to assess how much of this required data they already have, where this is held, the quality and completeness of this data and what gaps might exist where new data might need to be collected.    
  • Working closely with a range of stakeholders to define and agree plans and processes for collecting, cleansing and validating people data during the HR system implementation programme.  
  • Coordinate the end to end data migration process for all phases.  
  • Define and execute data validation and quality improvement to source data.  


Desired Skills and Experience 


To apply for this role, you should demonstrate:  

  • Experience working with or implementing Workday HCM.  
  • Experience leading the data collection, cleanse, validation and/or migration activities in the context of a HR transformation or HR technology deployment. 
  • An ability to explain data, technology, and project terms in a clear and simple way to a range of stakeholders and business users.  
  • Working knowledge of master/reference data management, trouble shooting, data profiling and analysis. 
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills supported by client or customer-facing work experience.  
  • The ability to meet deadlines, work independently and be flexible.  


Why you’ll love life at Veran 


Veran Performance is like no other consultancy. We’re a young and exciting high-growth firm driven by passionate consultants who help businesses build practical strategies to improve engagement and productivity. We translate vision into steps and measures that transform business practice and demonstrate results.  

As a member of Veran, you can expect to get hands-on experience at many different levels. If you are the type of person who enjoys delivering tangible results for your customer and you can see yourself forming part of a small, yet growing team, this job could be your next move!