Sr. Supplier Risk Manager
Posted on 2/2/2024

10,001+ employees

Professional networking and career development platform
Company Overview
LinkedIn operates as a comprehensive professional networking platform, designed to facilitate career development and professional connectivity. It allows users to create and share their professional profiles, which include details like work experience, education, skills, and achievements. LinkedIn serves as a dynamic space for job seekers to find job listings, for recruiters to discover potential candidates, and for professionals to engage in networking opportunities. The platform also features tools for businesses to post jobs, promote their brand, and share industry insights. Through LinkedIn, individuals can connect with colleagues, peers, and industry leaders, participate in professional groups, and access a wealth of content related to career advancement and professional growth.
Consumer Software
Enterprise Software
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Finance & Banking
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years of professional experience with internal & third-party risk and/or Strategic Sourcing Contract Negotiations
  • 5+ years of program management experience
  • Experience with supply chain risk management tools and software
  • Experience with source to pay technology, processes and workflow development
  • Supporting the Global Strategic Sourcing Supplier Risk Management Program
  • Assessing standards outlined in the program, policies, processes, and workflows
  • Leading Supplier Risk program deliverables including regulatory obligations and reporting
  • Developing, administering, and managing comprehensive, targeted, in-depth supplier risk assessments
  • Building excellent working relationships and partner closely with cross-functional teams and suppliers
  • Developing and delivering training on supplier risk management
  • Contributing to efforts of enhancing and streamlining end-to-end source-to-pay processes related to supplier risk management
  • Managing multiple tasks, projects, and timelines with a sense of urgency and ownership combined with ad-hoc projects related to Global Strategic Sourcing Governance and transformation activities
  • Creating, managing, and disseminating timely communication
  • Balancing priorities, collaborating with leadership and positively motivating teams in a high growth, agile environment while supervising key performance indicators
  • Identifying gaps, measuring progress, and balancing stakeholder needs
  • Continuously evaluating to ensure supplier risk requirements adhere to all global, regulatory, systems security and data governance, handling, privacy, deletion, and management commitments
Desired Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in business administration, Supply Chain Management or a related field
  • Comprehensive knowledge in Strategic Sourcing, Third Party Risk Management methodologies and risk mitigation principles and ability to negotiate terms & conditions in supplier agreements
  • Experience managing multiple major and concurrent projects/programs executed through multiple geographic locations
  • Data privacy, supplier business continuity, compliance, regulatory obligation management
  • Efficient in assessing out of the box TPRM solutions, understanding where gaps reside versus what can be configurable to enable a delightful user experience
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively develop, implement, manage, and continuously improve program initiatives and maintain project timelines
  • Ability to take ownership, work with tight timelines, quickly adapt to shifting priorities and demands, analytical and problem-solving capabilities, influencing across the enterprise while delivering with a customer first focus
  • Proficient in providing consult, insight and guidance related to Third Party Risk Management requirements
  • Communicates in a clear, concise, and timely manner and operates effectively as a team player
  • Progressive yet practical approach to Strategic Sourcing, focused on unlocking value and improving service
  • Personable and credible - ability to build productive working relationships across global teams; internal cross-functional teams and external suppliers
  • Lead discussions with varying levels of leadership and embrace difficult conversations with ease!
  • Ability to influence, empower and align people across a broad variety of job functions
  • Project management, data analytics and reporting expertise