Sourcing Compliance Manager

Job Description

Date: Oct 25, 2018

To strengthen the support in the Global Sourcing organization, 5 Sourcing Compliance Manager positions have been created. 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.

Areas of responsibilities:

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

    Competence Requirements


  • University degree in Business, Engineering or similar

Human Skills:

  • Highly developed knowledge and proven skills in:
    • People leadership
    • Relationship management
    • Thought leadership
    • Managing change
    • Communications
  • Creative and result oriented
  • Experience of leading people and organizations
  • Experience of virtual leadership in a global context
  • Audit and control experience

Technology, Product Competence & Other

  • 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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Req ID: 258993