Senior Manager Strategic Finance

Location:

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Requisition Number:
R0046001

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the business:

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eCG already has a presence and in prospective markets.

About the team

We believe that solving customer problems and delivering value to our business can be done at scale. As the Global Capabilities team we offer our local brands a portfolio of capabilities along the customer journey that speeds up time to market across the eBay Classifieds Group. Our global teams develop and innovate a broad variety of central solutions and services.

Your responsibilities / role:

In this role, you report to the Head of Finance - Central Product & Technology (OCTO) and will be dedicated to partnering and supporting the Global capabilities organisation. This role will entail the following:

  • Apply a financial and strategic lens when assessing on future growth initiatives for global capabilities;

  • Understand the technology and product trends and assess them in a structured way;

  • Work closely with the Global Capabilities leadership team, and other key leaders;

  • Own recurring reporting processes to the OCTO leadership team, eBay Classifieds leadership, like regular Business reviews;

  • Use data, metrics and use cases to craft convincing stories and communicate them in a creative, visually appealing and concise way to senior leaders and the broader team;

  • Own important planning processes, like strategic reviews, annual operating planning, budget planning and long-term Business plans

  • Be in the connector between the various Finance teams and the team to ensure alignment in terms of performance and progress against key achievements and identify any potential roadblocks!

A wealth of experience in navigating a maxtrix organisation in a corporate environment makes you the ideal candidate for this role! You will also be exposed to the amazing talent and collaborative nature within the organization

About you:

  • 7+ years demonstrated ability in Finance or Strategy

  • Results-oriented problem solving combined with strong execution skills - your good business judgement is combined with an ability to seek problems creatively

  • Sound experience with financial modeling as well as visually presenting your results

  • Independent working style and ability to own and complete projects in line with outlined scope and timeline

  • An outcome oriented attitude and a strong will to focus and commit drives success in our organisation

  • Capable of operating in a dynamic, results-oriented and complex environment across multiple teams, you effectively balance multiple priorities

  • Proficiency in English

About your skills & experience

  • Bachelors degree or above

  • CA / CPA or equivalent

  • 7+ years

  • Ideally experience working in a technology company

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

Covid-19

People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Senior Manager Strategic Finance

Amsterdam, Netherlands Requisition Number R0046001

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the business:

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eCG already has a presence and in prospective markets.

About the team

We believe that solving customer problems and delivering value to our business can be done at scale. As the Global Capabilities team we offer our local brands a portfolio of capabilities along the customer journey that speeds up time to market across the eBay Classifieds Group. Our global teams develop and innovate a broad variety of central solutions and services.

Your responsibilities / role:

In this role, you report to the Head of Finance - Central Product & Technology (OCTO) and will be dedicated to partnering and supporting the Global capabilities organisation. This role will entail the following:

  • Apply a financial and strategic lens when assessing on future growth initiatives for global capabilities;

  • Understand the technology and product trends and assess them in a structured way;

  • Work closely with the Global Capabilities leadership team, and other key leaders;

  • Own recurring reporting processes to the OCTO leadership team, eBay Classifieds leadership, like regular Business reviews;

  • Use data, metrics and use cases to craft convincing stories and communicate them in a creative, visually appealing and concise way to senior leaders and the broader team;

  • Own important planning processes, like strategic reviews, annual operating planning, budget planning and long-term Business plans

  • Be in the connector between the various Finance teams and the team to ensure alignment in terms of performance and progress against key achievements and identify any potential roadblocks!

A wealth of experience in navigating a maxtrix organisation in a corporate environment makes you the ideal candidate for this role! You will also be exposed to the amazing talent and collaborative nature within the organization

About you:

  • 7+ years demonstrated ability in Finance or Strategy

  • Results-oriented problem solving combined with strong execution skills - your good business judgement is combined with an ability to seek problems creatively

  • Sound experience with financial modeling as well as visually presenting your results

  • Independent working style and ability to own and complete projects in line with outlined scope and timeline

  • An outcome oriented attitude and a strong will to focus and commit drives success in our organisation

  • Capable of operating in a dynamic, results-oriented and complex environment across multiple teams, you effectively balance multiple priorities

  • Proficiency in English

About your skills & experience

  • Bachelors degree or above

  • CA / CPA or equivalent

  • 7+ years

  • Ideally experience working in a technology company

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

Covid-19

People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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View our privacy policy and accessibility info