Sr. Manager Sourcing Technology

Location:

Austin, Texas
Requisition Number:
R0046730

Technology Category Strategic Sourcing Manager

Role Overview:

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team crafting the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Reporting to the Global Procurement Organization, the Strategic Sourcing Manager will be responsible for the development and execution of high value Technology procurement related activities and projects on a global scale. This individual will partner with business units, internal procurement partners, and external partners to define and execute sourcing plans crafted to maximize value for eBay. The Sr. Sourcing Manager will use sourcing tools and processes to facilitate market research, identify efficient procurement scenarios, and facilitate supplier negotiations, while ultimately driving annual savings targets, improved efficiency and optimization of Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). This individual will be expected to build positive relationships with internal and external partners and will in parallel operate as the lead and subject matter authority on assigned sourcing initiatives linked to Technology category.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Direct purchases for high value Technology related spend along with ad hoc requests as required by business units. Work with internal and external partners to capture and develop key requirements and work to advise into appropriate buying channels in order to extract maximum value.

  • Lead cross functional teams through an end to end sourcing project plan for high risk large spend products and services expansive of financial viability analyses, supplier risk, negotiation plans, and supplier selection. Involved in budgeting process with BU clients. Leads team in understanding how projects fall within eBay strategy.

  • Lead sourcing need identification, market research, competitive bid review, and direct negotiations while demonstrating outstanding procurement methodologies to ensure efficient Total Cost of Ownership.

  • Operate as the decision point relative to execution of sourcing strategies including RFx, multi-bid, market test, direct negotiations, and catalog negotiations.

  • Analyze procurement spend to provide visibility on key savings opportunities and assist in developing a roadmap for achieving savings targets.

  • Provide category and industry knowledge to key partners including market drivers and suppliers, cost structures and technical improvements.

  • Technology domain expertise strongly preferred

Skills and Competencies Required:

  • 5-7+ years proven experience across supply chain, with particular focus in strategic sourcing, contract negotiation, proven price analysis, supplier relationship management and performance management.

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Strong track record delivering Technology procurement results in a highly dynamic environment.

  • Tried experience leading end to end sourcing projects including need identification, market research, competitive bid reviews, direct negotiation activities, supplier selection, and onboarding.

  • In-depth knowledge of industry and market trends including analysis of market drivers, cost structures and technical improvements.

  • Strong executive presence with ability to step in and lead major initiatives while driving outcomes across many levels of the organizational hierarchy.

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills including ability to communicate effectively, establish relationships, anticipate needs, and negotiate successful outcomes both internal and external to eBay. Viewed as an inspiring leader and go to individual for category related topics.

  • Must be a self-starter, imaginative innovator, ambitious, driven, internally motivated, and result-oriented.

  • Able to demonstrate critical thinking and ability to execute on strategies while demonstrating exceptional planning, problem solving and decision making skills.

EBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce leader. Collectively, we connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world, empowering people and creating opportunity through Connected Commerce. Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay is one of the world’s largest and most vibrant marketplaces for discovering great value and unique selection.

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. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, 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 eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

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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Sr. Manager Sourcing Technology

Austin, Texas Requisition Number R0046730 Subsidiary eBay

Technology Category Strategic Sourcing Manager

Role Overview:

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team crafting the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Reporting to the Global Procurement Organization, the Strategic Sourcing Manager will be responsible for the development and execution of high value Technology procurement related activities and projects on a global scale. This individual will partner with business units, internal procurement partners, and external partners to define and execute sourcing plans crafted to maximize value for eBay. The Sr. Sourcing Manager will use sourcing tools and processes to facilitate market research, identify efficient procurement scenarios, and facilitate supplier negotiations, while ultimately driving annual savings targets, improved efficiency and optimization of Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). This individual will be expected to build positive relationships with internal and external partners and will in parallel operate as the lead and subject matter authority on assigned sourcing initiatives linked to Technology category.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Direct purchases for high value Technology related spend along with ad hoc requests as required by business units. Work with internal and external partners to capture and develop key requirements and work to advise into appropriate buying channels in order to extract maximum value.

  • Lead cross functional teams through an end to end sourcing project plan for high risk large spend products and services expansive of financial viability analyses, supplier risk, negotiation plans, and supplier selection. Involved in budgeting process with BU clients. Leads team in understanding how projects fall within eBay strategy.

  • Lead sourcing need identification, market research, competitive bid review, and direct negotiations while demonstrating outstanding procurement methodologies to ensure efficient Total Cost of Ownership.

  • Operate as the decision point relative to execution of sourcing strategies including RFx, multi-bid, market test, direct negotiations, and catalog negotiations.

  • Analyze procurement spend to provide visibility on key savings opportunities and assist in developing a roadmap for achieving savings targets.

  • Provide category and industry knowledge to key partners including market drivers and suppliers, cost structures and technical improvements.

  • Technology domain expertise strongly preferred

Skills and Competencies Required:

  • 5-7+ years proven experience across supply chain, with particular focus in strategic sourcing, contract negotiation, proven price analysis, supplier relationship management and performance management.

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Strong track record delivering Technology procurement results in a highly dynamic environment.

  • Tried experience leading end to end sourcing projects including need identification, market research, competitive bid reviews, direct negotiation activities, supplier selection, and onboarding.

  • In-depth knowledge of industry and market trends including analysis of market drivers, cost structures and technical improvements.

  • Strong executive presence with ability to step in and lead major initiatives while driving outcomes across many levels of the organizational hierarchy.

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills including ability to communicate effectively, establish relationships, anticipate needs, and negotiate successful outcomes both internal and external to eBay. Viewed as an inspiring leader and go to individual for category related topics.

  • Must be a self-starter, imaginative innovator, ambitious, driven, internally motivated, and result-oriented.

  • Able to demonstrate critical thinking and ability to execute on strategies while demonstrating exceptional planning, problem solving and decision making skills.

EBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce leader. Collectively, we connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world, empowering people and creating opportunity through Connected Commerce. Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay is one of the world’s largest and most vibrant marketplaces for discovering great value and unique selection.

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. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, 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 eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

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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