Retail experience is a must. Finance will not work.
Needs to be onsite everyday. This person should be a hands on person as well as architect level. Will act as a mentor to people reporting to him/her.
Architects business user
Data as a product
Right hand person to Director so director can focus on other work
Building product roadmap
Champion of data
Probe right way, ask right questions
How to use the data,
Understanding where to use data most efficiently
Multifaceted - how would each team be impacted by the data? whats the meaning of the data?