Head of Sourcing

San Francisco

Company Description

Dropbox is the world’s first smart workspace that helps people and teams focus on the work that matters. With more than 600 million registered users across 180 countries, we’re on a mission to design a more enlightened way of working. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and has 12 offices around the world.

Team Description

Our Finance team builds the financial infrastructure to scale our growing company. We combine analytical and strategic thinking to develop a sound financial future for our global brand. We work closely with teams across the company, as well as with external partners.

Role Description

The Head of Sourcing is responsible for the overall execution of our procurement initiatives. As a procurement leader, you will link together the Dropbox teams to drive strategic sourcing efforts across our business,  deploy best practices and mobilize stakeholders through the transformation of Procurement at Dropbox.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain the relationship with IT at the executive and operational level
  • Lead and develop a global team of procurement professionals
  • Support strategic IT sourcing projects in a SME capacity
  • Establish & execute roadmap of strategic procurement best practices that describes the incremental value, with an initial focus on driving category management improvements for key indirect categories
  • Lead the execution of the procurement innovation agenda  

Requirements

  • Minimum of 10 years in IT procurement
  • Minimum of 7 years of procurement experience at a major company with global infrastructure footprint 
  • Minimum of 5 years experience with a Technology company
  • Proven leadership experience in managing teams
  • Financial acumen and experience working closely with Finance and Accounting 
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal are required   

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).