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Supply Chain Risk Manager
Ref No.: 18-01543
Location: Laurel, MD, Maryland
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 03/05/2018
Position Description **Incumbent will be responsible for managing the development, implementation of efficient and effective strategies and processes to continuously identify and evaluate risk across the Supply Chain; for directing the risk management review of contracts in order to identify risks, to ensure compliance with WSSC's contractual requirements and standards, and to deliver an equitable allocation of risk between the parties.** * Develops, implements and maintains an ERM framework considering regulatory requirements including supporting: Public Utilities Act; WSSC Procurement Regulations; Procurement Policies and Procedures; and Office of Supplier Diversity & Inclusion (OSDI) requirements. * Develops, implements and maintains a strategic ERM plan to be refreshed annually. * Develops and implements risk assessment methodologies, models and systems. * Assists with identifying all types of risk in sourcing strategies with SCMSC approved teams. * Facilitates the identification of risks utilizing appropriate tools and techniques. * Facilitates the development of risk response strategies (mitigation plans) * Reports all relevant ERM matters including findings, risk positions and recommendations to the SCMSC and relevant stakeholders. * Applies Business Impact Analysis (BIA) processes to identify the financial and operational impacts of risk exposures for WSSC, the Procurement Office and its suppliers * Establishes and maintains a risk management philosophy and focus within the organization
Skills Required * Advanced knowledge of the principles and practices of public procurement, including contract law, accounting principles and cost analysis techniques, and administrative management. * Knowledge of risk management concepts, practices and procedures (including Operational Risk Management, Enterprise * Risk Management, Business Continuity, and Technology Risk Management). * Advanced Risk Management Information Systems knowledge and management. * Ability to lead cross-functional teams across an organization to initiate, plan, and execute complicated, multi-threaded strategic and technical projects to successful completion. * Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships and teams, to develop and implement innovative strategies, to communicate effectively with senior management and to effect change across a large and diverse organization. * Demonstrated ability to organize work, set priorities, and determine resource requirements. * Experience with Microsoft software business applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project. * Strong oral and written communication skills. * Strong leadership, negotiating and influencing skills.
Skills Preferred
Experience Required * 7 years experience in risk management, insurance, finance, law, business administration or related field * Including experience with risk management information systems and with risk control and loss control techniques
Experience Preferred
Education Required Master's Degree or a Preferred Cerfification (ARM, CPCU, CRM, CIC, FIRM, etc...) * Background in public sector procurement Certification(s) in ne of the following: * Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) * Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) * Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD) * Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) * Designation as a Federal Government Acquisition Professional certified to Level II or equivalent
Education Preferred
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