Services - PVM Centre of Excellence - Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Bangalore, Karnataka, India Bangalore Karnataka IN
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 19 Mar 18 2018-03-19

Services - PVM Centre of Excellence - Analyst

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking,securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. The firm isheadquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

Consisting of Corporate Services and Real Estate (CSRE) and the Office of Global Security (OGS), our teams drive productivity and enable the firm's flow of business while ensuring its safety and security. CSRE acquires, develops and manages the firm's global real estate portfolio and delivers innovative market development, document management and hospitality related services to internal partners in the firm. CSRE's vision is to provide the world's best workplace to the people of Goldman Sachs. OGS's mission is to protect the firm's people, assets, and reputation and in doing so provides people protection, physical security, fire safety and crisis management. We look for achievement-oriented, creative individuals who perform at their best in a diverse team environment and are motivated by tangible results.

Position Summary

The Procurement and Vendor Management (PVM) team is responsible for enabling the firm to actively and effectively manage its vendor population and associated risks while driving commercial value through the development and execution of supply category strategies.
The candidate will be a team member / analyst within the PVM Centre of Excellence (CoE) team in Bangalore.
The Analyst position will report to the PVM CoE Associate in Bangalore.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Drive and help execute the firm wide vendor risk management initiative
  • Be the point of contact for global stakeholders including senior leaders and external vendors for all matters related to vendor risk and incidents
  • Develop a strong understanding of the firm's vendor risk management system
  • Support divisional objectives that include process streamlining, automation, improving governance, risk reporting and defining controls
  • Support vendor management activities performed by regional VM teams and divisions within India
  • Meet defined service levels for all PVM CoE team activities
  • Support continual process improvements, risk analysis and data management initiatives to maintain data quality
Experience / Skills
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 1 years relevant experience in sourcing, supply chain management, contract administration, vendor management and operational risk management
  • Prior experience in the source to pay / procure to pay cycle
  • A high degree of personal and professional ethics and integrity
  • A team-oriented person who is able to work with and complement other individuals in working toward and accomplishing a common set of goals
  • Strong interpersonal skills and sophistication to liaise with internal clients
  • Ability to handle conflicting priorities and multiple deadlines
  • Ability to easily adapt to a dynamic and changing organization
Preferred Skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail and quantitative aptitude
  • Strong excel skill set
  • Ability to maintain a challenging schedule
  • A flexible and nimble approach to work
  • Strong written and oral communication, administrative, and organizational skills
  • Procurement experience in Business Services (Travel / Documents Management / Hospitality / Facilities Management) projects
  • Background in corporate services
  • Experience in global sourcing projects

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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