Technology Vendor Coordinator


Technology Vendor Coordinator

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    Central Belt, Scotland

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    Gail Maguire

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    about 1 month ago

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    12 months+

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Technology Vendor/Risk Coordinator - GLASGOW

My client is global and highly dynamic financial services organsiation. They currently have an opportunity for a Technology Vendor coordinator to join their team on a contract basis in Glasgow as part of their Technology Vendor management team.

This team is responsible for oversight of internal and external supplier outsourced services.Department: Technology Risk

- External suppliers/ vendors management-Ensuring business contingency/ continuity plans for vendor services are in place in accordance with firm policies and regulatory requirements- Reviewing and updating vendor profiles and continuity plans
- Conducting business continuity due diligence on new vendors, as requested- Prepare reports and dashboards to be used by the TVM in periodic meetings- Analyse gaps and support policy/procedure update for new process/ requirements- Maintain and develop training content for technology vendor management Internal suppliers/ affiliate governance
- Support Technology service inventory tool maintenance. The tool stores data describing the provision of Technology services between various Bank affiliates.
- Prepare service review meetings between the firm's affiliates.
- Support regulatory requests around Technology outsourcing, supervisory procedures, etc.- Stakeholder engagement that would be required: Technology vendor service owners (VP/ ED/ MD), Third Party Program team, and Operational Risk team.

Required Skills:
- Good oral & written communication skills.
- Strong presentation and influencing skills
- General IT background (Application Management or Infrastructure) and business analysis aptitude
- Capable of working independently with limited oversight
- Must be able to communicate comfortably with senior Technology staff
- Must be a team player and foster a team first environment and culture

Desired Skills:
- Experience working in Financial Services
- Experience with vendor relationship management
- Background in Risk management
- Experience managing interactions with auditors and regulators

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global team and work at the front of regulatory risk