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Vendor Management Governance Lead

Cisco Systems Inc.
Feltham, England TW13 4
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What You'll Do

You will be primarily responsible for developing, implementing and managing the Vendor and Deal governance framework for Digital Enterprise Solutions. The vendor governance framework will support the vendor managers to manage performance and risk in our strategic vendor relationships and ensure we are obtaining the right outputs to support our business partners in finance, risk, strategy and procurement. The Deal Governance framework will ensure the DES organization has the appropriate controls in place to obtain optimal value from 3rd Party spend. You will coordinate across a range of x-functional partners and build strong and collaborative relationships to meet your shared objectives.

Who You'll Work With

Digital Enterprise Solutions is a large and complex organization with transactionally intensive operations. As a result, the governance and controls structure are critical to ensure we have all our processes designed and operating in a compliant manner. Given the nature of the x-functional interactions, there are numerous failure points that must have properly designed/monitored control frameworks to ensure success. This role is required to lead the ongoing design, review, and self-monitoring processes required to ensure we are having no gaps and remain compliant

Who You Are

You are someone who is focused on providing insights to limit Ciscos exposure and risk profile. You love working x-functionally and are proficient at running governance process in organizations. You like interacting with senior executives and have strong communication skills and enjoy presenting. You value compliance and its importance to the company and have a passion about ensuring the teams understand and embrace governance and visibility. You know what it means to be a good business partner. Additionally, you can work globally to execute to our vision.


  • BA/BS
  • Accountancy or other financial qualifications would be a benefit
  • Project Management and/or Agile qualifications would be a benefit
  • 8 years' experience in Financial Management, Risk Management or Commercial Governance with a specific focus on 3rd Party spend or relationships
  • You have a solid track record of developing and driving governance and working cross functionally to deliver results
  • Strong knowledge and experience with MS PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Power BI/Hubble/Tableau

Posted: 2021-05-12 Expires: 2021-07-12
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