1+ months

Vendor Manager - Third Party

Charlotte, NC 28230
**Job Description:**

The Third Party Vendor Manager manages performance, and mitigates risk for assigned vendors that may vary in risk and complexity. Maintains relationships with vendors and line of business as required. Measures vendor performance and other expectations as per the contract and enterprise requirements. Proactively manages the satisfaction of the business with the vendor. Responsible for the coordination and execution of Global Vendor Management Program deliverables.

Will manage a portfolio of enterprise vendor relationships, as well as other vendors. It will also support Vendor Management program requirements and evidence requirements. Will interact with internal associates, executives and vendors to enforce compliance with contract terms, monitor performance, perform quality control, manage data, schedule performance meetings, information security assessments and resolution of findings. Assist with evidence and knowledge for Compliance, Audit, and Regulatory exams, as needed.

Additionally, this role may be responsible for the following:

Identify business need for sourcing product or service

Support risk assessments with Sourcing

Complete deliverables per the Global Vendor Management Program (GVMP), with adherence to quality standards *including* specific Technology required tasks

Create vendor performance scorecard

Ensure performance scorecard and other GVMP deliverables reflect all of the significant relationships vendor has with the Bank

Define vendor service level agreements and performance metrics

Manage the day to day vendor relationship

Manage vendor operations and risk performance

Identify the need to change the relationship, as necessary

Serve as the liaison between the vendor and the Bank

Partner with Sourcing to understand the terms and conditions of the contract between the Bank and the vendor

Manage vendor to all terms and conditions of the contract

Attend all training courses offered by the GVMP annually

Coordinate with Global Information Security for application scans and onsite/online vendor assessments.

Support ongoing vendor program adherence and remediation QA and QC, audit and regulatory activities

Focus on accuracy and adherence to program evidence requirements

Prepare for and assist with GIS assessments and resolution to findings

Required Skills

Proficient in MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint

Independent, self-motivated individual with proven ability to work under deadlines

Proven ability to shift and manage multiple priorities with minimal direction

Strong communication (written and oral) and analytical skills. Ability to work well with, and support multiple business partners

A strategic thinker with problem-solving & impeccable follow up techniques

Ability to understand legal, risk and audit issues

* Demonstrated ability to communicate and influence effectively across multiple levels of management as well as key stakeholders

Desired Skills

2 4 years experience in vendor management or supply chain management , project management or risk/business controls

Proficient with vendor management and the enterprise GVMP Global Vendor Management Program model

Familiarity with GIS standards and baselines and how they apply to technology environments (Proficiency strongly preferred)

Familiarity with Sourcing model and requirements

Familiarity with AIT and associated governance policies, due diligence, and routines as they relate to technology solutions

Familiarity with BAC risk management - internal org teams, BCMR, corporate ops risk, compliance

The Chief Technology Organization:

+ Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.

+ Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.

+ Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.

+ Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.

+ Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.

+ Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

**Posting Date** : 08/22/2019

**Location** :

Charlotte, NC, Gateway Center, 901 W Trade St,


- United States

**Travel** : Yes, 5% of the time

**Full / Part-time** : Full time

**Hours Per Week** : 40

**Shift** : 1st shift

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**Diversity & Inclusion**

At Bank of America, our commitment to diversity and inclusion is helping us to create not only a great place to work, but also an environment where our employees, our customers and our communities around the world can reach their goals and connect with each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-08-29 Expires: 2019-11-15

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