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Supplier Risk Analyst

Birmingham, United Kingdom, £ £ 45000.00-55000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


We are recruiting for a Supplier Risk Analyst for our West Midlands based Manufacturing client for a extremely visible global role within their business, working between well established and high performing Purchasing and separate international Finance teams.

Being not only part of a UK-wide team but also global, the successful candidate can expect to be offered multiple career development opportunities moving forward within the Group.

The successful candidate may have come through an analyst route in one of many functional areas - category, operations, finance, supply chain, risk to name just a few, but will have need to meet the majority of the competencies listed below.

Main Responsibilities

• Conduct regular supplier financial risk assessments and analysis.

• Drive internal supplier risk management by actively managing financial data and reviews within in a database, while supporting risk policy and procedure.

• Ensure accuracy of the collected supplier financials.

• Identify and clearly communicate potential risks to finance and non-finance teams.

• Assist with developing mitigation plans to address high risk suppliers

• Continuously develop processes, create efficiencies and assist with reporting requirements.

• Prepare various reports for management including business risk of companies, industry analysis, and financial analysis.

• Contribute to strategic sourcing council events.

• Assist with new supplier onboarding

• Ad hoc projects and other duties as required.

What We Are Looking For

? The ideal candidate would be someone with relevant anlytical work experience such as commercial underwriting, risk management, audit, financial analyst, etc.

? Fluent in verbal and written English

? Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex financial data and risk in easy to understand business terms.

? Demonstrated ability to think globally and strategically, influencing change across an organisation.

? Proven negotiation and influencing skills.

? Must be able to think strategically and act tactically.

? World-class operations experience in large, complex, global organisation, manufacturing a plus (not required).

? Strong understanding of financial statements and financial statement analysis required.

? Strong prioritisation skills with ability to manage multiple projects.

? Strong attention to details.

? Strong commitment to make recommendations and decisions even when not the desired outcome from other teams.

? Ability to interact with all levels of the organisation, different cultures and backgrounds.

? Bilingual a plus, but not mandatory.

? Experience in category management/purchasing is a plus, but not mandatory.

Key Competencies

• Delegation management of issue resolution and problem solving.

• Decision making based on accurate analytics, knowledge of customer needs knowledge of internal controls

and corporate policies, and risk recognition.

• Strong attention to detail and ability to work with a high degree of accuracy.

• Expert organisational skills and mental agility to move among issues and topics and systems with

conflicting priorities without losing focus.

• Open and willing to adapt to change and adjust routines accordingly.

• Clear and effective written and verbal communication.

• Strong analytical, strategic thinking and problem-solving skills.

This recruitment process for this role will be swift so those individuals interested with the aforementioned competencies are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job Details

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
£ £ 45000.00-55000.00 Annual Annual