Data Officer GEMS

Requisition ID:  10820


About US (GEMS)

ENGIE Global Energy Management & Sales (GEMS) provides energy supply solutions and risk management services to support its clients through their decarbonization journey, while optimizing ENGIE’s assets and contributing to value creation. 

ENGIE is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services with a leading energy management business, piloted by its entity "Global Energy Management & Sales" who built its savoir-faire managing the Group’s large and diverse asset portfolio over 20+ years.

3,300 employees around the world develop our solutions, through +20 international business platforms. We cover the full energy mix: renewable and thermal power, natural gas & LNG, biomass, environmental products. Our experts provide tailor made solutions based on a wide range of savoir-faire in energy management with a strong focus on decarbonation and decentralization.

Our +120,000 clients span the entire value chain: producers, asset developers, financial players, utilities, distributors and industrials. Our global reach and strong local presence enable us to offer these diverse clients tailor-made services and respond to rapid changes in mature or emerging markets alike.

Our 4 expertise:

  • Asset management ;
  • Energy transition services ;
  • Energy supply & global commodities ;
  • Risk management & market access. 

At GEMS we encourage breakthrough results, team spirit, curiosity and innovation while preserving the right work/life balance for you.

More info on GEMS Hub ( or LinkedIn (




The Expertise Center Operational Excellence is looking for an experienced Data Officer based in Bruxelles. The Data officer will be part of a larger team located both in Paris and Bruxelles within Operational Excellence and will be working closely with Engie's CWE Power activities operational teams.


YOUR contribution


The Data Officer is the right-hand man/woman of the Chief Data Officer and works closely with them. 

He/she represents the Data Office in use cases and/or specific committees.

His primary mission is to ensure the proper operationalization of Data Governance in relation with all stakeholders. Besides, the Data Officer will assist in meeting Data Governance program objectives, budget constraints and timeline.


Data Management implementation in use cases:

  • Identifies strategic use cases with an opportunity to deploy the governance framework ;
  • Participates in the proper specification and onboarding of new use cases ;
  • Drives data modeling in GEMS strategic data catalog ;
  • Identifies and nominates data roles in use cases especially where data pain points are detected ;
  • Manages of follow-up action plans including the improvement of data quality checks and remediation.


Transversal Data Management responsibilities:

  • Guarantees the proper evolution of the data catalog and quality of its content ;
  • Assists in developing and updating the Data Office roadmap ;
  • Assists in defining and monitoring KPIs & data objectives allowing to supervise the governance program ;
  • Provides support to enrich and improve the GEMS Data Toolbox (Collibra, Data Quality tooling...) ;
  • Ensures that IS & Enterprise Data Architects are aligned on identified data governance & management activities.


Resource, budget & timeline monitoring:

  • Monitors resource, budget & timeline in use cases ;
  • Assists in monitoring resource & budget availability and allocation for the Data Office.


Change management / Acculturation

  • Communicates and promotes the governance framework to identified audiences using prescribed channels ;
  • Assists in alignment with HR in concerning the development of skills of data actors ;
  • Supports onboarding of new data roles.


Some occasional trips may be required.

About YOU

Hard skills

  • Excellence Analytical skills, combined with a hands-on approach ;
  • Strong understanding of information management tool and trading systems ;
  • The capability and/or interest in code languages (Python etc) ;
  • A good understanding of market finance (hedging, derivatives, etc), of the power business and associated trading strategies are required.

Soft skills

  • Good interpersonal skills ;
  • Eager to learn  with a strong business drive ;
  • Well organized and pro-active ;
  • Ability to interact with both business and IT teams ;
  • Good knowledge of the energy industry.

Education and professional background

5-10 years professional experience in similar role or in a business analyst capacity with ideally a previous experience in data management initiatives.


Fluent in French & English



Our group is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services. Our purpose (“raison d’être”) is to act to accelerate the transition towards a carbon-neutral world, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally-friendly solutions, reconciling economic performance with a positive impact on people and the planet. We rely on our key businesses (gas, renewable energy, services) to offer competitive solutions to our customers. With our 170,000 employees, our customers, partners and stakeholders, we are a community of Imaginative Builders, committed every day to more harmonious progress.


Business Unit:  GEMS
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type: 
Professional Experience:  Skilled ( >3 experience <15 years)
Education Level:  Master's Degree