Data Specialist

Oslo - Norway /
Data & Analytics /
Employee: Full Time
/ Hybrid
Why We Work at Dun & Bradstreet
Dun & Bradstreet unlocks the power of data through analytics, creating a better tomorrow. Each day, we are finding new ways to strengthen our award-winning culture and accelerate creativity, innovation and growth. Our 6,000+ global team members are passionate about what we do. We are dedicated to helping clients turn uncertainty into confidence, risk into opportunity and potential into prosperity. Bold and diverse thinkers are always welcome. Come join us!

The role

We are now looking for a Data Specialist for the Norwegian Data team. The role is crucial for the development and maintenance of our existing datasets, as well as for our strategic projects aiming at increasing and leveraging the amount and types of data we collect.

Our current areas include vehicle, real estate, telecom, business, and consumer data. We are looking for a candidate who can help strengthen the team’s activities, by further developing, utilizing, and managing data in line with the company’s strategic goals.

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about the possibilities of Smart Data and wants to be a part of shaping today's most exciting industry

Key areas of responsibility

    • Data expert in specific area(s)
    • Actively managing data sets and mapping of data within the information area
    • Update and maintain data in our databases
    • Analyze and quality assure data
    • Responsible for finding and/or buying data relevant for own area, and for supplier contacts and agreements
    • Participate in budget and forecasting activities
    • Responsible for development and maintenance plans for own area, as well as setting requirements towards our IT-departments and Product teams
    • Continuous external monitoring of events that are of essence to own area
    • Educate other departments/roles on data within own area
    • Support sales and customers with data expertise
    • Participate in strategic activities to evolve Dun & Bradstreet’s numerous datasets and data domains
    • On occasion act as product owner, specialist or tester in data or product development projects

Your Profile

    • Ability to innovate and commercialize data towards Product and Sales
    • Ability to independently manage short and/or long-term assignments
    • Ability to steer towards distant as well as short term deadlines
    • Experience in working in the data area and have a genuine interest in data and analytics
    • Basic understanding of relational databases (SQL)
    • Fluent in Norwegian and English
    • A high level of personal responsibility for completion of tasks
    • Good at collaboration and solution-oriented
    • Excellent documentation skills with attention to details
    • University degree within relevant area, or corresponding experience