is one of the world’s leading agriculture innovation companies, with roots going back more than 250 years. Its 48,000 people across more than 100 countries strive to transform agriculture through breakthrough products and technologies that play a vital role in enabling the food chain to feed the world safely, sustainably and with respect for our planet.
Swiss headquartered and Chinese-owned, the Group draws strength from its four business units headquartered in Switzerland, Syngenta Seeds headquartered in the United States, headquartered in Israel, and Syngenta Group China that provide industry-leading ways to serve customers everywhere.
Product Technology & Engineering (PT&E) is a global function that develops our customers physical experience with Syngenta Crop Protection product and works with Production and Supply to ensure that our products can be manufactured reliably with the optimum quality and cost.
It includes functional expertise in packaging, analytical sciences, formulation, application and process engineering.
Role purpose :
To lead the Global PT&E data strategy development and implementation.
Drive the recognition that data is a strategic asset for PT&E and provide the organisation with a solid data foundation to extract the full value from this asset.
To design and develop the appropriate organisation, processes and tools within PT&E to optimise data capture, re-use and governance.
To work with the PT&E key adjacent functions to agree and optimise our data governance and flows.
Develops and implements the data strategy, guidelines and quality standards to enable PT&E to function efficiently and effectively both internally and with our key partners in the broader R&D, P&S and regulatory.
Defines and leads the optimum data management organisation within PT&E as agreed with the PT&E leadership team and the broader R&D governance team to realise the full value of PT&E data.
Reviews data generation, management, utilization and stewardship and how this can be optimized to deliver business outcomes and enable effective and agile decision-making.
Identifies opportunities for how innovation to be optimised through more effective use and re-use of data.
Works closely with the R&D Head Data Strategy & Management & RDIT to ensure alignment and to ensure that the data, tools and platform investments are focused on well-developed assumptions with a good value proposition
Accountable for the data within the specific data domain meeting business needs & standards.
Ensures the data and its utilization is compliant with relevant regulations, policies and standards
Works with other Data Owners to resolve data issues and dissonance across R&D