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Sourcing Specialist



Kentucky, USA
Posted on Friday, February 2, 2024
At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

Job Description Summary:
What you need to know about the role: PayPal is seeking a Procurement Analyst to join its Global Sourcing organization within the Finance Org. The person in this position will work closely with Global Sourcing managers as well as the business teams within all functions to ensure that procurement activities are aligned in accordance with PayPal’s strategy as well as planned and prioritized in the most efficient manner in order to achieve optimal usage of resources and deliver maximum business benefit. PayPal’s Global Sourcing team is made up of professionals from around the world who collectively manage over $4B in annual spend across a number of indirect and direct procurement categories. Your way to impact Contribute to the profitability of a Fortune 500 company by developing strategies to reduce costs across a $600M category

Job Description:
Your day to day:

  • Assist with defining and executing the strategy for the procurement of over $600M per year of consulting labor spend
  • Manage Global Sourcing projects including analyzing business requirements, defining the strategy, and conducting RFI, RFPs, and Reverse Auctions to drive cost savings
  • Utilize procurement tools (SAP, Ariba, Fieldglass) to effectively manage and implement Global Sourcing's goals
  • Drive business & data analysis including financial, contractual, and operational performance to help support Global Sourcing projects
  • Partner with and provide management reporting oversight of assigned business units for analytics, reporting, and recommendations
  • Oversee day to day purchasing activities in our global purchasing tools
  • Manage Key Performance Indicators and monitor relevant productivity and operational metric

What Do You Need To Bring
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree or equivalent – Focus in Finance or Supply Chain Preferred
  • Analytical, detail oriented, organized, and independent.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Advanced Excel and data aggregation skills
  • Able to collaborate with remote teams effectively
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment
  • 0-3 years of experience
  • We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don't hesitate to apply.

PayPal is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices.

Actual Compensation is based on various factors including but not limited to work location, and relevant skills and experience.

The total compensation for this practice may include an annual performance bonus (or other incentive compensation, as applicable), equity, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information, visit

The U.S. national annual pay range for this role is $43400 to $111980

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

To learn more about our culture and community visit

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

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