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Data Quality specialist

Working at Caldic Traineeship Microsoft AX
29 October 2021

Data Quality specialist

the Netherlands, Rotterdam

Full time

Caldic is a specialty distributor providing innovative solutions for our customer’s success.
The IT team is regarded as the Caldic information systems distributor to provide innovative solutions to internal and external Caldic stakeholders at all Caldic entities to drive their business.

Whereas Caldic Group IT is providing common application services to support and facilitate Caldic’s operative processes, Regional -IT is to provision these services to be deployed at every Caldic entity in the region they represent.

In this new position of Data Quality Specialist within Group IT you will:

Provide insight in the current quality of data
Report on the quality of data and work with the data owners / data stewards to improve the quality through data cleansing and enrichment
Support the business / key initiatives to improve the quality of data required

Job position

The Data Quality Specialist is part of Group IT and will report to the Manager Data Management.

The Data Quality Specialist is the linking pin regarding the quality of the data for all IT systems and will liaise with both Global IT Competence Center teams (e.g. CC-CRM, CC-AX, CC-BI) and regional product/system owners cq Subject Matter Experts / Data Stewards.


Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Tracking and monitoring of KPI's through data quality reports and dashboards
  • Performing root cause analysis and determine appropriate way forward together with the Manager Data Management
  • Work on continuously improving the data quality within Caldic
  • Drive data quality improvements
  • Maintain / Update the Caldic Business Glossary
  • Assist with the development of data quality (business) rules
  • Assist with the implementation of the Data Quality Framework
  • Ensure data compliance and security under GDPR

About you

What we are looking for

Knowledge and experience

  • Able to fully grasp the complexity of data management as well as a strong understanding and ability to mastering data management, databases and data analysis procedures & technologies.
  • Familiarity with modern data management, database and information system technologies
  • An understanding of the principles and practice for effective Data (Quality) Management
  • An appreciation for the drivers & benefits of Data (Quality) Management
  • Ability to work across multiple initiatives concurrently


  • Bachelor’s (or University) degree (BSc/BA) from an accredited university or college in computer science or equivalent relevant field
  • Strong analytical mindset and problem-solving (number crunching) skills.
  • A hands-on mentality and pragmatic approach
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience in a similar position. But also young graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Proficient in English both written and verbal, working knowledge of Dutch
  • Experience working in an international organization
  • Microsoft Dynamics experience is considered as an advantage


  • Analytical but result driven
  • Customer Focused / Commercial drive
  • Creative thinking

Our offer

A comprehensive salary package. In addition to that, 24 holidays per year, a company pension scheme with a personal contribution of 1/3, the option for a lease bike, a bonus depending on performance and result, a beautiful office to work from located in the heart of Rotterdam accompanied by an enthusiastic team of professionals.

Our culture is characterized as entrepreneurial and driven.

About us

Because we care, we touch the lives of hundreds of thousands of people every day. We inspire innovative and sustainable solutions in life science and specialty chemicals for the food, pharma, personal care and industrial markets of the world. Our solutions, carefully sourced and customized to exacting specifications whenever required, are backed by outstanding research & development, customer service, and technical & regulatory support, ensuring that they meet precisely determined needs at every stage of the value chain. Across 19 countries in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, our approximately 1200 employees go the extra mile day in, day out, to deliver value-add solutions for our customers. In our activities we embrace the principles of sustainability, designing products, services and processes with these in mind. From formulation to delivery, from ingredient to packing, from supplier to customer, we care about every detail of what we do. Because every detail is in our care. For more information, please visit Caldic. Inspiring solutions in life science and specialty chemicals. Because we care.