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Sourcing Compliance Manager

Sunway, Malaysia
Consulting and System Integration Supply Chain & Logistics Corporate Shared Services Information Technology

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Oct 22, 2018

Job Summary:

We are now looking for a Sourcing Functional Development Manager. You will be challenged to generate value for Ericsson by driving business, operational, organizational, technology and competence subject matters. You will actively recognize emerging trends, problems and business needs. You will be able to provide creative solutions to be applied wherever necessary by designing, developing and securing deployment of strategies, policies, processes and tools in your own area of expertise. And you will be effective by, securing performance, ensuring consistency and globalization whilst providing expert advice within the Functional Area.


The purpose of this role is to  strengthen the support in the Global Sourcing organization,The goal is to strengthen our capabilities to handle all the requirements within the Compliance area. The work will be performed in collaboration with Market Area Sourcing and Group Sourcing.This is a senior position within the Ericsson Group Sourcing Business Excellence Compliance team and as a Sourcing Compliance Manager within Sourcing Business Excellence, you will report to the Head of Sourcing Compliance and Program management in Group Sourcing and be located close to the business in the Market Area and operate within MA Sourcing on a daily basis.


  • Internal Audits/Compliance
    Ericsson Internal (MA Compliance all Sourcing organizational areas)

  • Collaborate and support in Corporate Audits and internal assessments in order to provide support in various reviews and follow-up on non-compliance matters
  • Monitor, assess and evaluate compliance programs, as well as promote the channels for anonymous or confidential reporting
  • Respond appropriately to incidents and take steps to prevent future incidents
  • External Audits/Compliance
  • Supply Chain / Supplier Compliance

  • Collaborate and support in Code of Business Ethics, Code of Conduct, Contract Compliance and Information Security audits follow up
  • Collaborate and support in Supplier integrity screening
  • Collaborate and support in any 3rd party audits reviewing Ericsson and/or Ericsson Supply Chain
  • Sourcing Process Compliance
    Ericsson Internal (and interfacing processes where Sourcing is included)

  • Ensure compliance in relation to Process Compliance Checkpoints including regular adherence control
  • Participate in Global Sourcing Compliance Network
  • Communicate and raise awareness within the employees on Compliance obligations
  • Review Sourcing process and sub-processes, assess effectiveness of controls & remediate issues
  • Review and monitor local instructions in order to ensure they are aligned to the Global steering documents
  • Responsible for requests related to risk originating from Legal requirements

Key Qualifications:

  • Education: Academic University degree in Business, Engineering or similar degree or the equivalent level of knowledge. 
  • Creative and result oriented
  • Experience of leading people and organizations
  • Experience of virtual leadership in a global context
  • Audit and control experience
  • People leadership
  • Relationship management
  • Thought leadership
  • Managing change
  • Communications

Additional Requirements:


  • Knowledge and good understanding of Sourcing Processes
  • Knowledge and good understanding of the telecommunications industry
  • Knowledge and experience of auditing and compliance checks



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