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Manager, Procurement Operations
Ref No.: 18-02884
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/18/2018 to 01/31/2019
Title: Manager, Procurement Operations
Location: San Francisco, CA
Duration: 7 months

Develop Procurement strategy for delivering operational efficiency while client continues to scale
Improve visibility into key procurement trends and performance metrics, providing readouts and strategic guidance to key business executives, across functions
Grow the Procurement reporting functions to effectively support the business as it evolves
Prioritize and implement key financial processes and controls to scale clients payments and financial reporting infrastructure
Manage a global team of buyers
Evaluate and implement technology solutions that enable leverage in our procurement operations
Act as liaison to external auditors and ensure successful and timely completion of both internal and external audits, implementing any agreed upon recommendations

10+ years of Procurement experience with 5+ years in a managerial capacity
Working knowledge of US GAAP
Experience with large-scale ERP (Oracle, SAP, Workday), monetization and billing systems. Payments compliance and reconciliation system experience is a plus
Polished communication skills and executive presence. Capable of translating complex business matters across functions and levels of leadership in a clear and concise manner
Aptitude for collaboration and the ability to influence, mentor, and leverage the skills of others to achieve objectives
Proven ability to successfully manage complex initiatives with cross-functional ownership
Experience in process efficiency and automation, with proven ability to operate successfully in a highly-complex and changing environment with competing objectives and priorities
Proven ability to attract, develop and lead a high performing finance organization
Passion for and proven track record of training and developing team members
Proficient in MS Excel; Experience in SQL, Tableau and Keynote a plus