Data Sourcing and Management Director

  • Location: New York, NY
  • Type: Perm (Contingency)
  • Job #33165
  • Salary: $150,000.00

Data Sourcing and Management Director
Compensation: $150,000 – 200,000 base + bonus
Location: New York City

Highlights about Company and Position: This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and fast-growing firm in the finance industry. As the Data Sourcing and Management Director, you will lead the sourcing of third-party market data, oversee vendor management, and ensure cross-functional coordination to support essential business needs.


  • Develop a long-term strategy to meet market data needs, including a strategic sourcing program to identify alternative data sources
  • Evaluate and source new vendors, providing insightful decision making in vendor selection and retention
  • Manage a $20M+ cross-functional budget, including short, medium, and long-term business planning
  • Ensure full end-to-end data contract lifecycle management
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of an outsourced vendor management team
  • Gather and monitor feedback on product performance, usage, and adherence to contract for 90+ external market data vendors
  • Serve as a key “sparring partner” for colleagues to problem-solve creative approaches to solve key business initiatives involving data vendors
  • Manage the firm's ad hoc research report purchase program
  • Develop an analysis of key spending trends
  • Synthesize and present key findings to the Vice President and Managing Director, Growth Acceleration


  • 6-10+ years' experience in cross-functional project management, research, or data vendor management roles in the finance or consulting industry
  • At least 4+ years' experience working with financial services and/or alternative market data platforms
  • Experience managing and forecasting a multi-million dollar budget is a plus
  • Strong quantitative skills and financial management skills are a must


  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Generous paid time off and holidays

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

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Job ID: 33165