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Vendor Risk Manager

Operations
in Amsterdam, Netherlands

About the Role

As a Vendor Risk Manager, you will be responsible for supporting Uber Payments BV to identify, assess and mitigate vendor and outsourcing risk in line with applicable laws and regulations and our risk appetite. In this role you will assist informed decision making by providing transparency into these risk exposures, while also focusing on embedding risk processes within the day-to-day business operations. Successful risk management requires dynamic individuals who are able to liaise with various stakeholders and foster collaboration, integrate perspectives and drive to business beneficial outcomes.

What You'll Do

  • Build strong relationships within UPBV and Uber as it will be imperative to drive an effective vendor risk management program
  • Help define and implement the vendor and outsourcing risk management and control framework of UPBV in compliance with applicable regulatory requirements and aligned with best practices
  • Coordinate the development, maintenance, review and testing of business continuity and exit plans in alignment with the applicable regulatory requirements
  • Ensure vendor and outsourcing risks are being identified and managed for UPBV portfolio throughout third party life cycle (planning, due diligence, contract, on-going monitoring and exit)
  • Manage vendor and outsourcing risk assessment processes concerning change, both internal (e.g. new products) and external (new regulations) and operationalise
  • Follow up on risks and actions to improve the vendor and outsourcing controls framework
  • Support the incident management and reporting framework of UPBV by identifying vendor and outsourcing related events and following up on lessons learned with the organisation
  • Assist with documentation of vendor and outsourcing processes of UPBV and with capturing changes from relevant process owners
  • Facilitate vendor and outsourcing risk reporting processes for UPBV
  • Provide guidance to first line with designing and implementing appropriate controls to strengthen the control environment for vendor and outsourcing processes, mitigate risk and support the business in achieving objectives
  • Contribute to UPBV growth through interviewing, on-boarding, or other recruitment efforts
  • Assist the Risk team with providing training to ensure adequate level of risk culture and awareness
  • Coordinate external and internal audits related to the vendor and outsourcing domain

What You'll Need

  • 7+ years of operational experience in Sourcing, Third Party/Vendor/Outsourcing Risk Management, Operational Risk Management or Audit (internal/external) in a financial or technology company
  • Strong understanding of outsourcing and third party risk concepts and vendor life cycle
  • Able to drive change and solution oriented
  • Strong sense of ownership, accountability and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Great communicator, quick thinker & confident in decision making
  • Independent & autonomous, while still a strong team player
  • Enthusiastic, self-starting and thrives in changing, agile environments
  • Fully comfortable working in English, both written and spoken

Bonus Points If

  • Exposure to a dynamic and agile environment
  • Exposure to financial technology

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