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Risk Analyst, Supply Chain in Glenview, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

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Job Description

At ITW, the Corporate Strategic Sourcing group is responsible for creating and managing the Enterprise-wide sourcing strategy for our $7B supply chain.  This responsibility spans all spend for the company, including Direct and Indirect.  ITW is a Fortune 200, highly diversified, global manufacturer of products spanning multiple industries (

The Risk Analyst is part of our Strategic Sourcing Center of Excellence.  A team that leads Enterprise-wide initiatives. 

This position is located at our modern ITW Corporate Headquarters in Glenview, IL ( Located within walking distance to the Metra Milwaukee District Line - at Golf station. Our headquarters also features “Dress for your Day” business casual attire, a full-service fitness center with personal trainers, and a full service cafeteria, outdoor eating areas, volleyball and basketball courts, and 1 mile walking path around the campus.  In addition to a generous and full suite of employee benefits for health, wellness, financial, time-off, flexibility, and other needs.


The Risk Analyst is directly responsible for managing, reporting, and providing strategy, and guidance, on our Supply Chain and Customer Risk across the Enterprise. This will include taking direction from the department director and manager to ensure all Enterprise and Segment risks are identified and addressed appropriately.  This role will work closely with each of our 7 Segments, as well as our Category teams.

Specific duties will include:

  • Effectively Managing our 3rd Party Risk Management vendor relationship, including running Quarterly Business Reviews
  • Establish and manage internal Risk Management User Groups to identify opportunities, share best practices, conduct training,
  • Maintaining a Roadmap for the future development of the Risk Management program (e.g. new service capabilities, reporting, system improvements, etc.)
  • Provide regular reporting including:  Monthly Risk Report, Annual Enterprise Risk report, Diversity reporting, and ad hoc financial analysis.
  • Coordinate the Risk Management Steering Committee with our internal leadership.
  • Conduct quarterly or bi-annual training session with end-users.
  • Develop a Wiki-based FAQ system,
  • Ensure Support is provided to the user community, technical and subject matter specific.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor degree from accredited university or college (Business Administration, Supply Chain, Engineering, Finance, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, STEM-focused degrees, other degrees will be considered as well)
  • 1-2 years of work experience in experience in Risk Management, Strategic Sourcing, or Supply Chain role.
  • Skilled in Excel and/or PowerBI or similar tools (e.g. Tableau) to provide reporting and analysis to the Enterprise. Training will be available.
  • Demonstrated project management, prioritization, and time management, skills.
  • High-level of Emotional Intelligence and ability to build effective relationships and trust.
  • Ability to crunch, manipulate and synthesize large amounts of data into insights and recommendations for action
  • Excellent listening, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • MS-SharePoint experience desirable.
  • Limited travel is required for this role.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please email corp_accessibility at to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.