Senior Manager Asset Master Data

Last updated 13 days ago
Location:Parramatta
Job Type:Full Time

Transport for NSW is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions.

We are responsible for strategy, planning, policy, regulation, funding allocation and other non-service delivery functions for all modes of transport in NSW including road, rail, ferry, light rail, point to point, regional air, cycling and walking.
We focus on improving the customer experience and contract public and private operators to deliver customer-focused transport services on our behalf.

We also lead the procurement of transport infrastructure and oversee delivery through project delivery offices and industry delivery partners.

Transport for NSW is delivering an unprecedented $57.5bn investment into a truly game changing Future Transport strategy. We are also evolving, bringing together new and existing transport modes, cutting edge technologies and getting smarter at how we do it. We are changing to deliver more connected journeys, greater satisfaction and safer transport for our customers, both now and for the future.

The Division

The Greater Sydney Division is redefining integrated transport choices to improve the lives of customers and communities, making Greater Sydney a better place to live, work and play.


NSW is becoming more mobile and inter-connected than ever. The Planning and Programs division lead the planning, prioritisation and delivery of current and future investments across the network, through evidence based decision making, supporting the changes required to translate Future Transport 2056 strategic objectives into customer and community outcomes across Greater Sydney.


The opportunity

We are seeking a Senior Manager Asset Master Data to lead the compliance process that ensures Greater Sydney Assets complies with the management system whilst achieving the objectives of TfNSW for asset information management.

Reporting to the Director Sydney Asset, the Senior Manager Master Data will establish and implement the management system associated with asset management master data sufficient to ensure compliance to the INSW Policy for Asset Management in the Public Sector and other relevant standards, regulations and state based requirements.

This newly created role is a fantastic opportunity to work with a broad range of stakeholders across the State in a range of different asset classes and operating contexts, and play a significant role in the creation of a master data management system that will ensure over $25 billion worth of assets in the greater Sydney Road Network are optimised to have a positive impact for our customers and communities across Greater Sydney for the next 9-15 years.


What you will be involved in

  • Leading Sydney Assets functions and team to extract, transform and load data from various legacy AM information systems as well as major and minor capital projects, to TfNSW systems
  • Developing and implementing a management system for asset management data that is suitable for adoption by all Greater Sydney and Regional and Outer Metropolitan asset management functions
  • Leading the development and implementation of methodologies, tools and systems that support adoption of master data management practices in Greater Sydney Roads, ensuring they are aligned with ISO 55001
  • Establishing measures, endorsement of organisational accountabilities and processes to maintain data integrity ensuring that stakeholders are appropriately engaged and that enable Greater Sydney to meet asset management and regulatory compliance obligations.
  • Manage all elements of the master data management system to ensure that key operational processes are appropriately resourced and meet the requirements of stakeholders and support data integrity

About you

You are an experienced senior manager with strong attention to detail and proven experience establishing and managing relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders in a complex asset management environment.

In this role you will not only have master data management experience in an asset management environment, you will also have demonstrated leadership experience with the ability to lead and coach a team of 5+ asset officers to ensure a consistent approach across all asset classes.

Previous experience using SAP will also be highly regarded to support future transition of data management to a SAP environment.

This is an exciting time to join - as a data architect you will be play a key part in the future state design of a major $37b transformation for Greater Sydney!

Want to know more?

Please click here to view a copy of the Role Description. For any enquiries, please contact Yvonne Hughes on 0438 437 060.

Salary and Benefits

Transport Senior Service TSSM level role.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. At Transport for NSW, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve. We actively promote gender diversity in our workplaces, the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the employment of people with a disability. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation. If you need an adjustment in the recruitment process, please call/text or email the contact person for this role.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and brief covering letter (no longer than two pages) which addresses:

a) how your skills and experience suit the role, and
b) your most significant and relevant achievement.

Close date: Sunday 7 March 11:59pm

As Snr Manager Asset Master Data play a significant role in the creation of a master data management system that will ensure over $25 billion worth of assets in the Greater Sydney Road Network are optimised.

Reporting to the Director Sydney Asset, the Senior Manager Master Data will establish and implement the management system associated with asset management master data sufficient to ensure compliance to the INSW Policy for Asset Management in the Public Sector and other relevant standards, regulations and state based requirements.

This newly created role is a fantastic opportunity to work with a broad range of stakeholders across the State in a range of different asset classes and operating contexts, and play a significant role in the creation of a master data management system that will ensure over $25 billion worth of assets in the greater Sydney Road Network are optimised to have a positive impact for our customers and communities across Greater Sydney for the next 9-15 years.