Global Sourcing Manager

We are hiring an Global Sourcing Manager to join our Strategic Sourcing Team in New York.  You will be responsible for the sourcing and procurement of indirect categories for our employees and offices around the world.  Develop and work with forecasting models and be responsible for tracking deliveries. Work closely with our financial controllers and other procurement teams in the company.  Responsible for keeping and updating our purchasing contract repository and working with our supplier relationships.

Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music.

What you’ll do:

  • Support the management of multiple spend categories  
    • Conduct spend analysis & cost modeling
    • Identify opportunity for cost savings & demand management
    • Run reports, create dashboards, scorecards and benchmarks that drive awareness of cost optimization opportunities to enable key decision-making
  • Conduct sourcing activities including but not limited to:
    • Conduct market analysis and identify supplier pool
    • Consolidate business/stakeholder requirements
    • Lead/support RFx
    • Lead/support contract negotiation
    • Assist stakeholders on program/service implementation
  • Monitor overall supplier performance with SLAs, scorecard, business reviews and etc.
  • Identify opportunity for process improvement for categories involved
  • Act as first point of contact for day to day questions, issue resolution, and etc. for categories invovled

Who you are:

  • You have previous procurement experience of 3-7 years
  • Previous experience of Real Estate/Facilities and Professional Services is desirable as well as experience of Marketing & IT sourcing would be considered as a plus
  • You have experience managing RFx processes
  • You are analytical and detail oriented
  • You are organized and data driven in your role
  • You are self-driven and have the ability to identify the need for proactivity
  • You are delivery focused with a global perspective
  • You have worked in a medium or large company before
  • You like communicating with internal stakeholders & business partners
  • You can express complex ideas in clear terms
  • You are familiar with basic accounting
  • You have a team oriented mindset, valuing team efforts over individual achievements
  • You are service minded and motivated by helping people
  • You have a positive attitude
  • You care about diligence, accurateness, and detail
  • You hold yourself and your colleagues accountable
  • You have brought structure into ambiguous situations before

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.

Psst! If this job is your perfect match and you want some inside tips before you apply, read this blog post by our Head of Talent Acquisition Fredrik Johnsson.


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