Senior Vendor Strategist, Global SMB Sales

San Francisco, CA

Company Description

Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that's transforming the way people work together, from the smallest business to the largest enterprise. With more than 500 million registered users across more than 180 countries, our mission is to unleash the world’s creative energy by designing a more enlightened way of working. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Dropbox has more than 12 offices around the world.

Team Description

Our Product team advocates for our users and our business, setting the vision for our growing family of products. We use data, research, strategy, and empathy to guide multidisciplinary teams toward a common goal, balancing diverse perspectives and empowering our teams to do great work. As we scale globally, there’s plenty of space for you to grow alongside us and simplify life for millions of people around the world in team that always focuses on we, not I, and creates delightful products that are worthy of trust.

Role Description

The Self-Serve Assist team at Dropbox is responsible for growing Dropbox Business sales with small and medium businesses worldwide. We have a large sales team that operates with outsourced partners and are looking for a global Vendor Strategist to support us in these efforts. In this role, you’ll be responsible for defining and executing on our vendor strategy, from selecting the right partners to making sure we have strong relationships and operations in place at scale. You’ll also work closely with vendors across North America, Europe and Australia, as well as internal stakeholders across multiple teams at Dropbox.

Responsibilities

  • Help our team establish and run a world-class outsourced sales organization
  • Define and implement long-term, multi-vendor strategies 
  • Own the contracting, budgeting and billing processes end-to-end
  • Benchmark our current operations against industry best practices
  • Build strong relationships with senior leadership at Dropbox and at our vendors
  • Facilitate a strong culture and alignment with our values at vendors

Requirements

  • 8+ years of relevant experience in a partner-facing strategy or operations role, including 4+ years of experience in vendor management
  • Experience managing vendor contracts and negotiation at enterprise scale
  • Excellent understanding of the outsourcing industry and best practices
  • Strong skills in building and managing internal and external relationships
  • Ability to work independently and creatively
  • Strong project management and prioritization skills
  • A desire to work in a fast-paced, challenging and exciting environment
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

Benefits and Perks

  • 100% company paid individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
  • 401k + company match
  • Market competitive total compensation package
  • Free Dropbox space for your friends and family
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Generous vacation policy
  • 10 company paid holidays
  • Volunteer time off 
  • Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)
Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

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