Data Governance Consultant – Spain – Barcelona

BackOffice Associates, LLC is a worldwide leader in information governance and data migration solutions, focusing on helping customers manage one of their most critical assets – data. Our company’s range of products, built on a revolutionary platform, address the needs of business users seeking to unlock the value of their data assets. BackOffice Associates’ products and services enable organizations to accelerate growth, gain actionable visibility and reduce risks. Founded in 1996, BackOffice Associates has an unparalleled record of success in the most complex data environments across a variety of industries. Customers include many Fortune 1000 companies including Eli Lilly, Kraft and Dow Chemical. BackOffice Associates is a global corporation headquartered in Massachusetts with additional offices in the U.S., Australia, Europe and Asia.


Position Summary

The Data Governance Consultant will be a key contact for the Data Governance first-line support teams in the analysis and resolution of incidents relating to customer’s SAP backend solutions. When not involved in support, this position will also be engaged in other ABAP and BackOffice Data Governance project engagements, in all activities ranging from design through to implementation of solutions. A small amount of occasional travel may be required at key project milestones.

We are recruiting talented and motivated individuals to join our Barcelona Centre of Excellence (a team of ~30 consultants remotely delivering data projects for clients across the EUAF region) and offer training, mentoring and project focused development opportunities for candidates passionate about pursuing a career in data.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a strong understanding of BOA Data Migration / Data Governance methodology
  • Demonstrates strong proficiency in BOA tools, working to prescribed development standards
  • Good understanding of business processes for assigned functional area
  • Demonstrates a strong knowledge of underlying technical data structures and definitions of assigned functional process area
  • Developing data migration / governance rules in BOA tools as per supplied specification
  • Contributing to integrated data migration design for assigned process area through data analysis, reporting and collaboration with on-site BOA and client colleagues
  • Designing, creating and executing reports in alignment to project deliverables
  • Creating and maintaining data load programs
  • Maintaining related documentation
  • Execution of end-to-end data loads and reconciliations
  • Supporting and mentoring junior colleagues
  • Occasional travel



  • Degree level qualification in Computer Science (or other technology related fields)
  • ETL / Data Migration / Data Quality / Data Analysis experience
  • Functional ERP (SAP / Infor etc.) experience
  • Project Experience: Multiple ERP implementations
  • Experience with T-SQL
  • Database experience with SQL Server, Oracle etc.
  • Experience with MS Office Excel / Word / Access
  • Knowledge of customizing activities
  • Full lifecycle implementation experience
  • Self-Management – Has a positive can do attitude and committed to achieving results
  • Business Language: English
  • Possesses good communication skills at all levels including; written, verbal, presentation skill and report writing skills
  • Works effectively and collaboratively as a part of a team
  • Customer/Client focused so as to give great service whilst maintaining profitability
  • Ownership/Accountability for own work/team
  • Good planning and organisational skills including attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain effectiveness in a fast moving and/or changing environment and with strong stakeholder management
  • Ability to work within Customer SLA’s
  • Ability to liaise confidently to customers
  • Ability to write technical Documentation
  • Ability to write high quality code with minimal defects
  • Problem solving and root cause analysis


If you are interested in this or any one of the exciting career opportunities at BackOffice Associates®, please go to and view our Careers section, where you should complete the on-line application process.


BackOffice Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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