Wells Fargo Operational Risk Consultant 3 in Saint Louis, Missouri

At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you’ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

  • Enterprise Finance & Information Technology* offers technology and services that exceed Wells Fargo customers’ expectations and directly enable them to succeed financially. We interact with customers more than 12 billion times a year through in-store, online, ATM, and telephone transactions. We impact customers directly, through systems availability and security, as well as indirectly, through our business partners who offer and deliver a myriad of products and services that meet customers’ financial needs. We provide a competitive advantage for the company through excellence in fundamentals, integrated partnerships, and our talented and engaged team members.

This * Operational Risk Consultant 3* role will report directly to the Supplier Management Team Lead and will facilitate consistent third party risk processes, practices, and policy execution. Specifically, this individual will execute Third Party Service Provider policies for their assigned business.

The role will be responsible for supporting the Wholesale organization to drive optimal risk and delivery related outcomes. A more deliberate, centralized third party risk approach will improve effectiveness of third party risk activities. By centralizing both our internal third party risk administrative activities, further integrating with Supply Chain Management processes and utilizing new methods of external data collection, significant efficiencies can be gained while improving our risk posture.

Note: There are several positions open under this single posting.

  • Key responsibilities, but not limited to:*

• Be a part of a highly skilled team of supplier management professionals to align and execute enterprise risk strategies and supplier capabilities to achieve enterprise-wide business objectives.

• Facilitate the execution of the Company’s third party due diligence data collection activities.

• Be accountable to the Team Lead for the timely execution of critical activities performed within this function.

• Will fit into the current state and by assisting in future development of the Supplier Management COE

• Supporting the new group as a contributor accountable to the business partners to which they’re assigned for ensuring business engagement within Supply Chain future state model.

• Supports the strategy and negotiations of high visibility, complex supplier agreements to maximize value and minimize risk exposure.

• Contributes and provides feedback for supplier management policies, processes, strategy, and/or enterprise program recommendations.

• Collaborates with line of business and risk partners to understand and manage their third party portfolio.

• Leverage risk management tools and processes to optimize efficiencies and measure supplier performance.

• May participate in supplier management strategy development, process disciplines, and implementation of management systems used to achieve desired results.

• Supports governance and control programs to ensure business continuity, protect company assets, and compliance with corporate and regulatory policies.

• Proactively maintains current understanding of various industry and supplier management best practices, and risk benchmarks.

• Supports third party risk management and supply chain management life cycle activities and identifies new risks as business requirements evolve.

Candidates within the preferred locations will be considered. Telecommute will not be an option for this position.

  • Please note:* Based on the volume of applications received, this job posting may be removed prior to the indicated close date. If you do not apply prior to the closing of this posting, we encourage you to apply for other opportunities with Wells Fargo.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both

  • 2+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: additional compliance, additional operational risk management, IT systems security, business process management or financial services industry experience; or a BS/BA degree or higher in business or a related field

Desired Qualifications:

  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization

  • Ability to influence, partner, and negotiate with senior business leaders to gain commitment to accomplish business goals

How to Express Interest in This Job: Wells Fargo invites you to apply for this job at https://employment.wellsfargo.com/psc/PSEA/APPLICANTNW/HRMS/c/HRSHRAMFL.HRSCGSEARCHFL.GBL?Page=HRSAPPJBPST_FL&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=5439273&PostingSeq=1.

All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.