Supply Base Management - Risk Management - Associate

Company Description

At Fannie Mae, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to work with exceptional people and help make an impact on the future of the housing industry. Join us and be part of an inclusive, supportive team thriving in an energizing, collaborative environment. Here, you will help lead our industry forward and make your career.

Job Description

As a valued colleague on our team, you will assist the team with assessing and identifying potential risks that may threaten our reputation, safety, security, and/or financial success, as well as participate with the team in communicating and collaborating with key stakeholders across the enterprise, and understanding business objectives.

The Supply Base Management - Risk Management - Associate role will offer you the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:
  • Assist team with determining business areas that pose potential risks to the enterprise.
  • Assist by reviewing and providing basic analyses regarding the impact of proposed risks to the enterprise.
  • Maintain information and processes to reduce risk using rigorous analysis.
  • Document resolutions and control guidelines.
  • Partner with the team to carry out business strategies that will drive success in the face of shifting consumer behaviors and regulations.



Minimum Required Experience

  • Strong project management and organizational skills.Able to manage multiple projects at once.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills. Ability to facilitate meetings and stakeholder discussions.
  • Ability to leverage and influence people outside his/her direct sphere of influence to accomplish tasks.
  • Ability to work independently and manage one's time.
  • Ability to understand complex business process and risk issues.
  • Experience and comfort in dealing with senior executives, both internally and externally, regulators and auditors.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite.

Desired Experiences
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a supplier third party risk review, supplier management or operational risk role.
  • Prior experience in metrics reporting.
  • Experience working on business change initiatives with an understanding of the project life cycle.
  • Experience using ProcureOne (Ivalua) and SharePoint.

Additional Information


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Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation in the application process, email us at