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VP, Financial Services

PayPal

PayPal

Accounting & Finance
Los Angeles, CA, USA · San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 30, 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:
At PayPal, Product Leaders are building the future of commerce, keeping merchants and consumer at the heart of everything we do. We are seeking an exceptional product leader who thrives on changing the status quo and is laser focused on making every experience seamless, simple, and intuitive for our merchants. We are looking for someone with a passion to delight customers and is obsessed about data driven decision making. To be successful, the candidate needs to excel in highly collaborative, cross-functional and values-driven environment.

Job Description:
About PayPal: PayPal has been revolutionizing commerce globally for more than 25 years. Creating innovative experiences that make moving money, selling, and shopping simple, personalized, and secure, PayPal empowers consumers and businesses in approximately 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit https://www.paypal.com , https://about.pypl.com and https://investor.pypl.com. With over 400 million customers, we are committed to delivering innovative solutions that empower our customers and drive economic inclusion.

About the Financial Services Product Organization: The Financial Services Product organization will oversee product strategy and development of our Financial services products which includes Consumer Credit Cards, Merchant Credit cards, Consumer Credit offerings like Buy Now Pay later, Merchant credit products like Working Capital and term loans and our Debit family of products which include Consumer & Merchant Debit card, Balance and Savings accounts. This individual will lead the Product organization and partner with Engineering, Commercial, Design, Finance and boarder organization to build the long term vision, roadmap and execution against these deliverables.

Job Description:

At PayPal, Product Leaders are building the future of commerce, keeping merchants and consumer at the heart of everything we do. We are seeking an exceptional product leader who thrives on changing the status quo and is laser focused on making every experience seamless, simple, and intuitive for our merchants. We are looking for someone with a passion to delight customers and is obsessed about data driven decision making. To be successful, the candidate needs to excel in highly collaborative, cross-functional and values-driven environment.

Key Responsibilities:

Strategic Leadership: Develop and implement product strategies that align to PayPal and the Financial services organization’s strategic objectives and ensure a cohesive and comprehensive vision across for financial services products.

Product Development Lifecycle: Oversee the entire product development lifecycle from concept to launch including research, design, development, and iteration.

Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with external partners (banks, bureaus, networks) and other external 3rd parties (Data, Identity and Platforms) as well as our internal teams like commercial, marketing, customer service, legal, risk, compliance and technology teams to ensure product success. Facilitate communication and alignment across departments.

Strategic Planning: Participate in the development and execution of enterprise-level strategic planning processes, aligning projects and program roadmaps with the organization’s overarching vision and OKR’s. Ensure that all initiatives are strategically positioned to maximize their contribution to the company’s long-term success.

Team Management: Lead and mentor a team of Product Leaders. Foster a culture of innovation, collaboration, and performance excellence.

Team Leadership: Lead, mentor, and coach a diverse team of Product Leaders across different geographies, fostering a culture of growth, innovation, collaboration, and excellence. Participate in personal performance management and development activities including cross-training.

Bias to Action:

  • Proven leadership: self-motivated and a self-starter with a “can do” attitude.
  • Team player, energetic personality, quality minded, focused, committed and able to work independently in a fast paced, changing environment.
  • High degree of professional confidence and credibility with effective presence, strong written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate technical concepts and plans at all levels.
  • Sharp business judgment, detail oriented yet able to always see the "big picture".
  • Strong partnering and influencing skills leveraging all communication mediums and throughout the organization, including senior leaders.
  • Define and articulate through narratives, presentations, and documentation the vision and direction of the merchant lending products.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, able to prioritize among many conflicting needs, advocate a course of action, and pursue it consistently.
  • Ability to adapt, be flexible and responsive to dynamic situations
  • Challenge traditional products and experienced and build the next generation of lending products and experiences.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Management, Engineering or a related field
  • Experienced product manager with a minimum of 20+ years of product experience preferably in Credit Cards, Debit cards, Merchant Lending, Checking & Savings products, Financial products and/or other heavily regulated industries
  • Experience working in global markets is a plus
  • 15+ years of experience managing teams of product managers/leaders.
  • Proficiency in strategic planning and execution.
  • Ability to work with a wide range of functions ranging from business experts to developers.
  • Strong understanding of business KPI’s and the ability to drive them.
  • Experience in an agile development environment.
  • Strong leadership, coaching, and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and stakeholder management abilities.


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 https://www.paypalbenefits.com

Who We Are:

Click Here to learn more about our culture and community.

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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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 https://www.paypalbenefits.com.

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 https://www.paypalbenefits.com.

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

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 https://www.paypalbenefits.com

Who We Are:

To learn more about our culture and community visit https://about.pypl.com/who-we-are/default.aspx

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.com.

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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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.

Notice to Applicants and Employees who reside within New York city. Click https://careers.pypl.com/Contact-Us/default.aspx

to view the notice.

REQ ID R0111355