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Customer Data Owner - NA

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Job ID 292260 Date posted 05/10/2024 Location : Wichita, Kansas | Wayzata, Minnesota | Minneapolis, Minnesota Category  Data Job Status  Salaried Full Time

Cargill’s size and scale allows us to make a positive impact in the world. Our purpose is to nourish the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way.
We are a family company providing food, ingredients, agricultural solutions and industrial products that are vital for living. We connect farmers with markets so they can prosper. We connect customers with ingredients so they can make meals people love. And we connect families with daily essentials — from eggs to edible oils, salt to skincare, feed to alternative fuel. Our 160,000 colleagues, operating in 70 countries, make essential products that touch billions of lives each day. Join us and reach your higher purpose at Cargill.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Customer Data Owner will lead and drive value creation and operational efficiencies through data management, data exploitation, data enabled strategies and drive business outcomes through the use of data. In this role, you will partner collaboratively to define and develop the data strategy globally in support of the organization's strategies.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop and drive an end to end data execution strategy and roadmap for the entire company including the business cases, priorities and roadmaps to build sustainable data ownership and management capability.
  • Influence to define and run data ownership across the entire organization and enable data as an asset to foster a cultural change in which data is viewed as a strategic business asset.
  • Build definitions, standards, rules, patterns, hierarchies and use cases for the domain across the data lifecycle from source to target.
  • Provide expert thought leadership and apply broad knowledge to identify business needs, gather highly complex requirements and define scope and objectives to make business decisions.
  • Create solutions and recommend improvements to business processes using new data technology or alternative uses of existing technology.
  • Provide expert thought leadership in your field and work with limited direction, using additional research and interpretation to identify issues or problems. You may provide direction to supporting team members and be a strategic contributor.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of six years of related work experience


  • Relevant experience in utilizing, creating and managing customer/ vendor master data in diverse technologies, preferably in SAP
  • Execute an end to end data strategy and roadmap for the entire company, including the business cases, priorities and roadmaps.
  • Identify and analyze business needs and provide solutions to support business data requirements.


Minnesota Sick and Safe Leave accruals of one hour for every 30 worked, up to 48 hours per calendar year unless otherwise provided by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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