Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager
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Square

10,001+ employees

Digital payment processor
Company Overview
Square's mission is to ensure that all businesses are able to participate and thrive in the economy. The company is building infrastrucutre for online payments.
Consulting
Energy
Social Impact
Financial Services
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$601.2M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

17%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Coupa
Oracle
CategoriesNew
Project Management
Strategy Development
People & HR
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Minimum 7 years of Strategic Sourcing Experience
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experience depth with Source-to-Contract and Procure-to-Pay Practices with a Preference for BPO & Professional Services Category Experience and Leadership
  • Superior relationship building, relationship management, and interpersonal communication and influencing skills
  • Capable of prioritizing and managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience using Procurement and Sourcing Tools such as SCOUT, COUPA, Oracle, etc.
Responsibilities
  • Support, Lead and Drive Insource-Outsource Initiatives
  • Drive RFP’s, Contract Negotiations, and help improve BPO programs and other Professional Services such as Consulting, HR, and Finance
  • Own the selection/negotiation/management/purchasing for large category groups and multiple smaller suppliers or sub-categories as a key contributor/leader
  • Work with Procurement and cross-functional leaders to develop, implement and monitor category strategies
  • Support Block leadership strategic planning efforts, focusing on sourcing (thru best in class sourcing methodologies), contract negotiation, buying, and risk mitigation strategy
  • Oversee complex, Block-wide supplier relations, developing solutions to new problems and using foresight to anticipate future trends and issues
  • Lead a network of other authorities, building cross-functional consensus
  • Responsible for and project manage Key Category Supplier Relationship QBRs to ensure Block is receiving agreed to services based on key SLAs and KPIs
  • Model strong teamwork and cross-functional collaboration skills and have a noticeable positive impact on the velocity and success of your teammates
  • Develop selection/negotiation criteria, establish purchasing goals, coordinate resources, and provide category leadership in line with long-term buying objectives
  • Uphold, champion, and exemplify the Block values
  • Support business partners around the globe including the United States, Canada, Europe/UK, and Australia