Master Data Coordinator

Dalian, Liaoning, China
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Job Description

Job Title:           Master Data Coordinator II

Department:      Integrated Business Operations

Reports To:       Master Data Operations Manager

FLSA Status:     Exempt                     

SUMMARY   Albemarle is looking for talent to help build a world-class specialty chemical Integrated Business Operations (IBO) organization.  The Master Data team will have a critical responsibility to deliver high quality data to support business processes.  The Master Data Coordinator will have daily operation responsibility to regional and global manage master data requests to deliver trusted and timely data across various master data domains to the Albemarle enterprise.   This role reports to the Master Data Operations Manager within the IBO organization and is governed by policies and frameworks established by Albemarle.



  • Execute Master Data creations and changes for materials, customers, and vendors and other types of master data as may be required
  • Daily attention to efficiency and timeliness of process to achieve service level agreements with data owners to ensure consistent and expected performance achieved
  • Provide first line support on operational master data processes to cross functional departments participating in requests
  • Perform data quality checks for correctness and completeness according to defined business rules
  • Identify and correct minor issues with the processes or tools in a timely and collaborative manner
  • Troubleshoot, research, and understand the correlation of data in day-to-day operations
  • Resource for user community on process and data requirements
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with master data customers
  • Work collaboratively with Master Data Stewards to implement process and data improvements based on analytics and trends from data governance evaluations to support shared responsibility for high quality data
  • Supports support multiple domains of master data with expert understanding for more complex domains
  • Resource for data projects (example Profitability Analysis Re-organization) through coordination of Mass updates within affected Masters
  • Fully test any changes related to process improvement, enhancements, extensions or environment changes to ensure seamless implementation
  • Participates to develop and update process documentation and training materials
  • Generate ad hoc master data reports

    This job profile is intended to describe the general nature of the work performed by employees in this job.  It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.


Candidates must have the following experience or working knowledge:

  • Detail oriented
  • Customer service mindset
  • Efficient
  • Listens to others to respond effectively to ideas and questions
  • Team player
  • Proactive
  • Effectively prioritizes tasks
  • Data driven to address partner and customer needs
  • Advanced understanding of business processes supported by various master data domains (Customer, Material, Vendor, Routes, etc.)
  • Ability to work comfortably with internal regional and global customers
  • Ability to influence internal regional and global customers
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Expert User of MS Excel, Proficient User of Word, PowerPoint
  • SAP Experience


  • 2 – 4 years of experience in Master Data, Customer Service, Manufacturing or Supply Chain

Albemarle Corporation, headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a leading global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly-engineered specialty chemicals for consumer electronics; petroleum and petrochemical processing; transportation and industrial products; pharmaceuticals; agricultural products; construction and packaging materials. The Company operates in four business segments, Refining Solutions, Lithium and Advanced Materials, Bromine Specialties and Chemetall Surface Treatment, and serves customers in approximately 100 countries

We are partners to one another in pioneering new ways to be better for ourselves, our teams, and our communities. When you join Albemarle, you become our most essential element and you can anticipate competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and resources that foster your well-being and fuel your personal growth. Help us shape the future, build with purpose and grow together.

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