Strategic Sourcing Associate
Posted on 3/22/2023
Canada • Remote
Experience Level
  • High level of interest in Technology, procurement and sourcing
  • Able to navigate ambiguity and remain resilient through ups and downs
  • Financial acumen and experience or experience working closely with Finance and Accounting
  • Experience working in a metrics-driven or data-driven environment
  • Ability to provide insight for data and reporting
  • Detailed oriented and process driven
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • A very high level of self-motivation, initiative, passion, excitement to work cross-functionally and excellent interpersonal skills are a MUST have for this role!
  • 3-5 years of experience of direct IT sourcing or related field experience
  • Collect data necessary to run successful sourcing events, such as spend data, stakeholder requirements, stakeholder budget, supply base, supplier financials, market dynamics and trends, and other data specific to each project
  • Conduct analysis on data to help stakeholders understand cost models, savings forecasts, pricing and qualitative proposals, and other data specific to each project
  • Review contractual and non-contractual documents
  • Partner with the Finance team to calculate overall project cost/savings
  • Work cross functionally with Legal, Risk and Compliance to execute agreements
  • Assist in the development of RFx such as Requests For Information (RFIs), Request For Proposals (RFPs), Request For Bids and all accompanying documents
  • Assist in the preparation of the negotiation strategy and documents used in supplier meetings
  • Manage updates to savings and other trackers
  • Support the Sourcing Manager in establishing a high functioning, best-in-class Deal Desk for driving impact and delivering savings

1,001-5,000 employees

Smart workspace & storage solutions
Company Overview
Dropbox’s mission is to design a more enlightened way of working with their custom-built storage infrastructure designed for a variety of needs. The company is committed to keeping life organized and keep work moving with their secure file sharing, collaboration, and storage solutions.
  • Competitive medical, dental & vision coverage
  • Competitive 401(k) Plan with a generous company match & immediate vesting
  • Flexible Time Off/Paid Time Off
  • 11 Company-wide PTO days
  • Volunteer time off and more
  • Life Insurance, Disability Insurance & Travel benefit plans
  • Perks Allowance
  • Parental benefits
  • Mental Health & Wellness benefits
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
Company Core Values
  • Be worthy of trust
  • Sweat the details
  • Aim higher
  • We not I
  • "Cupcake image"