Database Administrator

  • Unilever PLC
  • Jeddah Saudi Arabia
  • Feb 26, 2018
Full time Other

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have a passion for data exploration, coupled with the skills to technically structure data and define data models required to underpin data-driven marketing. This is a skilled role for individuals who have experience with data exploitation, digital tagging, data modelling, technical data structures, data governance and compliance.


Data Exploration, discovery & analysis of new data sources.
Consult with business teams regarding their requests on data discovery, reporting and analytics in order to define projects and support end-user requirements.
Outline complete data capture points at market level (e.g. websites, 3rd parties)
Assess potential risks associated with data flows.
Define/create a model for data insights which can be re-used/repeated across markets.
Consult with Privacy Director to ensure alignment of data to privacy policy.
Ensuring alignment of consumer data models with other programmes/functions, such as finance data, market share data, etc.
Building robust, efficient, sustainable data models, balancing short-term needs with long-term availability of data.
Providing subject matter expertise on data tools.
Champion data modelling and data management to provide ongoing recommendations for data driven business decisions.
Communicate with and when required, provide oversights to data suppliers when necessary to deliver accurate and timely services to the business.
Champion the use of data-driven analysis within the organisation, showcasing the value of integrating multiple data sources ultimately to educate internal business analysts on making the most efficient use of the capabilities available.
Work together with IT & Business teams to standardise processes and operationalise solutions regarding the use of data.


Confident use of and ability to communicate to others about complex data in a way that is easily understood and inspire confidence in business stakeholders and senior management.
Experience delivering small-medium scale analytical projects in an organisation.
Self-starter who will look for opportunities to improve internal processes.
Deep understanding of tools, master data and data alignment.
Substantial business experience
Critical thinker with numeric background (degree or relevant)

Required Nationality