Role details

AVP Vendor Management

Manhattan   •   USD70,000 - USD95,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Vendor Management & Risk Mitigation
  • Sourcing and Supplier Diversity for Financial Services

About Our Client

Established financial services company.

Job Description

The AVP Vendor Procurement will....

  • Act as a source of professional expertise providing professional advice on procurement initiatives to key stakeholders and colleagues
  • Promote sourcing best practices, including compliance with internal and external regulations
  • Identify opportunities and implement solutions for continuous improvement
  • Apply knowledge of contractual terms and conditions ensuring risk mitigation is embedded into contracts
  • Monitor and manage vendor performance to ensure the highest quality of service
  • Monitor the payments process, evaluating risks and identifying appropriate controls to minimize the liabilities
  • Liaise with Finance on invoice reconciliation, pricing, and discrepancies
  • Compile or contribute to the preparation of accounting returns and invoices
  • Ensure compliance to all sourcing policies, procedures and systems ensuring an efficient and auditable sourcing trail
  • Contribute to project initiatives, taking responsibility for the development and implementation of specific deliverables
  • Ensuring projects are achieved within the required time, cost and quality parameters
  • As required, contribute to the development and implementation of finance policies to support local business objectives or to ensure compliance with regulations
  • Pro-actively develop and maintain working relationships
  • Responsible for knowing, understanding, and complying with all rules and regulations that apply to his/her job (details of such rules and regulations can be obtained from the employee's supervisor and/or Local Compliance Dept).

The Successful Applicant

The AVP Vendor Management must have...

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Superior presentation
  • Facilitation of projects, policies, and procedures
  • Organizational awareness and a pro-active attitude
  • Procedural/Product/Specialist Knowledge with procurement, supply chain or vendor management

The ideal candidate will have experience with some or all of the following: vendor management, vendor risk, supplier diversity, supplier management, procurement, sourcing, purchasing, risk mitigation, contracts, contract management, compliance, audit, risk, financial services, banking, project management, stakeholder relationship building

What's on Offer

Full-time, permanent offer as an AVP Vendor Management with a financial services firm in Manhattan.

Competitive base and bonus, with room to grow.

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