Sep 12, 2019
CBRE The success of CBRE's service delivery to our clients involves a strong partnership with our outsourcing and technology providers. We depend heavily on our outsourcing partners to provide a high quality level of service, meet our contract terms, and operate at a high level of efficiency in their processes. As our business continues to grow and evolve, our partnership with our outsourcing and technology providers has become even more important to our continued success and competitiveness in the industry. To help us drive our strategic objectives and build a world class platform, we have formed a Global Vendor Management Organization. Our Vendor Management Organization (VMO) is responsible for evaluating third-party providers of goods and services, supervising day to day interactions, and managing longer term relationships. Our VMO adds value to our business by optimizing vendor performance, improving the quality of services, minimizing risk, and increasing compliance. Furthermore, our VMO works with our service providers to drive collaboration and innovation which are essential to success in our industry. The Global VMO Process Improvement Manager will assist the Global VMO Leader in the development and implementation of the strategic plan for third-party provider performance. This resource will develop processes and solutions by collaborating with the third-party providers. This resource will also support the Global VMO Leader in the communication, governance, and escalation of critical issues. Key Responsibilities will include: * First point of escalation for processing, system and access issues; resolve issues and disputes in a timely manner Track escalated issues and report analysis/resolution to Global VMO Leader Supervise day to day interactions with third-party providers Proactively supervise transition and transformation initiatives as they relate to third-party providers Collaborate with third-party providers to improve the quality of service, increase efficiencies, minimize risk, and uphold compliance requirements Assist Global VMO Leader in monitoring and analyzing third-party provider performance Assist Global VMO Leader in developing and maintaining SLA and KPI reporting for third-party providers Assist Global VMO Leader in developing and implementing a communication matrix and performance review structure Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) to CBRE service lines and third-party providers QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) required plus a minimum of six years experience with process improvement, project management or other related experience. Prior supervisory experience required. CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES Green Belt Lean Six Sigma Certification preferred. COMMUNICATION SKILLS Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information. FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis. REASONING ABILITY Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills. OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES Advanced knowledge of computer software and hardware (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite Products). SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY Decisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Develops, recommends, and implements functional operational programs and procedures. Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to department.
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