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Head of Data Management (m/f/d) GARDENA


Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the overall performance of Data & Analytics
  • Accountable for the right architecture and analytics to continuously deliver high-quality data science solutions into the capability areas, steering towards data driven insights that will add value to the Gardena business
  • Accountable for leading strategic initiatives and finding new, innovative data science solutions that drive Gardena business results and reach the strategic objectives, both on short- and long term
  • Accountable for attracting and securing sufficient resources and expertise to develop and execute the Data & Analytics roadmap, including improving visibility of Gardena’s data science activities
  • Secure sufficient funding is in place to execute a Data roadmap that meets the requirements of the capability areas and to drive Gardena business results
  • Drive a successful roll-out of advanced analytics solutions within Gardena by working closely together with category, sales and operation team to create a solidly embedded demand for data science solutions
  • Actively push for improvement of data driven insights, driving effectiveness and efficiency in Data & Analytics, fit for the rapidly changing data science landscape
  • Promote best practices in data analytics as well as continuously Benchmarking with industry standards and trends.


  • Master degree in relevant field, i.e. M.Sc in Engineering, Business or equivalent
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English.
  • Proven advanced training in engineering, computer science, econometric, mathematics or equivalent • Knowledge of machine learning and other developments in the fast moving data technology
  • Ability to understand the complexity of Gardena business and the role of data science as an integrated part of the business
  • In depth project management skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, can easily identify the core in complex problems and see consequences of taken actions and decisions.
  • Excellent ability to handle and analyze numerical and verbal data.
  • Works systematically, methodically and pro-actively to achieve project goals, follows processes and policies without being rigid.
  • Preferred experience in management role with a similar team size and impact
  • Several years of relevant experience
  • Progressive and diverse experience in data science and analytic
  • Preferred experience from consumer durables/retail and/or eCommerce
  • Highly motivated self-starter with strong internal drive to succeed and high work capacity, ability to multi-task and work within tight deadlines
  • Good ability to think strategically and broad without losing sight of important details.
  • Open to new ideas and change, actively seeks for new knowledge and thrives on developing his/her skills and share with others.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, adapts well to different situations and people. Utilizes his/her network efficiently, has a good ability to influence and create commitment from stakeholders.
  • Keeps updated on market trends and competitor activities, shows financial awareness and business acumen

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