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Senior Manager, TDS Governance & Control, Data 1B


TD Bank

6d ago

  • Job
    Senior & Expert Level
  • Data
  • Toronto
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  • You must have a strong understanding of data governance, risk management, and regulatory compliance in the financial services industry. Leadership experience, strong communication skills, and the ability to adapt to change are essential. Flexibility, initiative, and the ability to work collaboratively are key.
  • You will oversee data governance, manage risks, and enforce operational controls to ensure regulatory compliance and effective data management within TDS businesses. Collaborate with stakeholders to mitigate data risks and improve information management practices.


  • As part of the key accountabilities of the role, the individual will be expected to:
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding and promote awareness of key data risk frameworks, policies, and risk appetite to support a strong risk culture.
  • Oversee data governance activities (e.g., Data Risk Reporting, Data Issue Governance, Data Impact Assessments, and Change Governance, etc.) across the TDS business.
  • Provide guidance to the Line of Business (LOB) and Technology partners (1A community) on data-related requirements to meet Data Policies and Standards.
  • Identify, prioritize, action, and escalate (as required) key data governance issues and data-related risks within their Business to senior executives.
  • Oversee and challenge data-related risk management activities / assessments (e.g., Privacy Impact Assessment, Data Impact Assessment, New Business Products, Change Risk Assessment, pRCSA, etc.) during strategic change initiatives to understand and mitigate data impacts and risks.
  • Participate in Data Risk Management adherence assessments and maintain awareness of any data-related regulatory and audit findings for their business and provide input into management response letters and remediation plans.
  • Attend required Data Risk Management training sessions and leverage available resources to maintain ongoing awareness and engagement with the Data Steward community and the 1A data community.
  • Provide SME advice and input into the ongoing assessment of the design and operating effectiveness of key TDS data controls; and
  • Support executive reporting, including meaningful data insights, on the overall status of programs.
  • Job Requirements:
  • University or Post-Graduate degree; professional accounting/auditing/risk management designation would be considered an asset.
  • Solid knowledge of data governance, data management practices, enterprise data policy, standards & strategy.
  • Minimum 8 years of Risk, Data, and/or Audit experience (financial services industry preferred).
  • Knowledge of capital markets businesses is preferred.
  • Experience as a people leader focused on a strong coaching culture, talent development and employee experience through recognition.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills.
  • Flexibility to quickly adapt to changing and ambiguous initiatives or requirements and ability to work collaboratively across functions and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective time management, multi-tasking, and organizational skills to meet tight timeframes.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills, as well as confident presentation and facilitation skills.
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently and in a team environment.


  • Reporting to the AVP & Managing Director, TDS G&C, the primary role of the Senior Manager & Director, TDS G&C Data 1B, is to support TDS businesses and control partners in adhering to applicable regulatory requirements, managing risk, and having effective operational data controls in place. This role requires a specialized skill set, with responsibility for the governance of data under their stewardship and ensuring segregation of duties from 1A Data Owners who are responsible for the implementation of data management requirements.
  • Data Stewards work in partnership with a variety of stakeholders, including the TDS Chief Data Office, Data Risk Management, Enterprise Protect, and Privacy Compliance, to contribute to the ongoing management of data risk by assisting the Business to obtain a holistic view of data and information management practices and the corresponding risks.


What is the primary role of a Senior Manager, TDS Governance & Control, Data 1B?

The primary role of a Senior Manager, TDS Governance & Control, Data 1B is to support TDS businesses and control partners in adhering to applicable regulatory requirements, managing risk, and ensuring effective operational data controls are in place.

What are the key responsibilities of a Senior Manager, TDS Governance & Control, Data 1B?

Key responsibilities include overseeing data governance activities, providing guidance on data-related requirements, identifying and prioritizing data governance issues, participating in data risk management assessments, and supporting executive reporting on programs.

What qualifications are required for a Senior Manager, TDS Governance & Control, Data 1B role?

Candidates should have a University or Post-Graduate degree, professional accounting/auditing/risk management designation, solid knowledge of data governance, minimum 8 years of Risk, Data, and/or Audit experience, and experience in capital markets businesses is preferred.

What skills are necessary for a Senior Manager, TDS Governance & Control, Data 1B role?

Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills, flexibility to adapt to changing initiatives, effective time management and organizational skills, well-developed communication skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment, and experience as a people leader focused on talent development are necessary for this role.


Mission & Purpose

Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, the Toronto-Dominion Bank and its subsidiaries are collectively known as TD Bank Group (TD). TD had CDN$1.9 trillion in assets on July 31, 2023. TD also ranks among the world’s leading online financial services firms, with more than 16 million active online and mobile customers. TD offers a full range of financial products and services to over 27.5 million customers worldwide through four key business lines: - Canadian Personal and Commercial Banking including TD Canada Trust, Business Banking, and MBNA - U.S. Retail including TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, TD Auto Finance (U.S.), TD Wealth (U.S.) and TD’s investment in Schwab - Wealth Management & Insurance including TD Wealth (Canada), TD Direct Investing, and TD Insurance - Wholesale Banking including TD Securities and TD Cowen