Strategic Sourcing Manager at Snap Inc.
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
We’re looking for a Strategic Sourcing Manager to join our Finance team! As a member of the Business Partner Finance team, you’ll play a key role in creating commodity sourcing strategies, identifying best-in-class suppliers, and building relationships that deliver value to Snap Inc. Working from our Los Angeles Headquarters, you’ll work alongside our global business partners to develop relationships with suppliers that’ll help us scale, as well as save on expenses.
What you’ll do:
Build collaborative relationships with internal business partners with solid understanding of their strategies and priorities
Identify opportunities to drive supplier innovation, consolidation, and cost savings
Create and implement commodity strategies that engage the right suppliers
Help instill a procurement discipline across the company and be seen as a key finance business partner
Lead end-to-end RFx services that generate value, including performance of requirements and data gathering with business partners through to project closure
Lead contract negotiations and the contract negotiation process securing advantageous contracts
Provide internal business partners with clear insights into cost drivers, risks, and opportunities
Help build out diverse supplier program and develop plans to achieve diverse supplier spend goals
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Confirmed ability to thrive in a multifaceted environment under short timelines and changing priorities
Excellent communication and presentation skills, written and verbal
Effective interpersonal skills with the ability to work cross-functionally and establish positive relationships
Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
Someone who emphasizes customer service and collaboration with internal partners
Expertise in sourcing, negotiating, contracting, and supplier management
Demonstrated expertise with Microsoft Office and Google Docs
Excellent negotiating abilities
Someone who makes and recommends data driven decisions
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with significant levels of ambiguity
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience
5+ years of strategic sourcing experience with an emphasis on technology and professional services, including software, consulting, finance, legal, and/or other services
Advanced degree preferred
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].
Our Benefits: Snap Inc. is its own community, so we’ve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snap’s long-term success!