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Vice President - Procurement
Job#: 3982
Positions: 1
Posted: 03/26/2013
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Department: Corporate
Category: Corporate
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
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 GO with us!

We are seeking a Vice President of Procurement to lead Go Daddy’s purchasing function.  This individual will be responsible for management and administration of the global purchasing and procurement function of the Company.  You will manage a small team and report directly to the CFO. 

In this role, you will:

  • Establish global spend visibility to clearly define category spend baselines, current suppliers, and track go-forward impact
  • Interface with Finance to link procurement savings with budget
  • Collaborate with IT Department, Marketing and other departments in procurement strategy development & execution, to maximize cost reduction benefits while maintaining or improving customer service and quality
  • Implement sourcing strategies, to include: competitive bidding, volume aggregation, low cost sourcing, eAuctions, supplier relationship & performance management, “preferred supplier” programs, internal demand management, and identification of new suppliers

Do you have what it takes?

  • You should be a 80% negotiator and 20% relationship builder
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and implement process improvements throughout the procurement process
  • Advanced problem solving skills (critical thinking, creativity, innovation) with the ability to work across all levels within the organization to resolve issues and generate results among potentially conflicting constituencies
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills, particularly the ability to communicate technical expertise, lead multi-discipline teams, and influence key stake holders
  • Excellent project management skills and experience managing multiple projects with competing priorities
  • Strong management experience with demonstrated leadership developing an effective team, including hiring and mentoring
  • Highly detail oriented and organized in work
  • High degree of initiative and desire to work in a fast past and dynamic environment

Go Daddy's corporate teams achieve the business results that allow us to transform the cloud, the Internet and the world. From Marketing to Finance, PR to HR, our professional staff acts as strategic partners to all sides of the business. We support and execute a successful business model that never loses sight of putting our customers first.

Are you ready to GO with us?

When you GO with Go Daddy, you have the opportunity to be part of something special by making a meaningful difference in the lives of our customers. Their success is our success.

Here’s what you need:

  • Passion to contribute to a truly exceptional customer experience, no matter your job title
  • Understanding that innovation and creativity is a part of what we do every day
  • Agility and action orientation – we move at the speed of tech
  • Understanding of the privilege and obligation of being part of a team

Here’s what we’ll provide:

  • A fun, dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Formal and informal opportunities and support for ongoing learning, growth and development
  • Team building activities and recognition
  • Competitive base plus bonus incentive
  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and insurance coverage for all benefit-eligible Go Daddy employees
  • Three weeks paid vacation your first year of employment

Go Daddy has been recognized because of its outstanding benefits, compensation, unique perks, diversity and company camaraderie. Go Daddy was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility Honoree - Arizona, Iowa & Denver. Go Daddy is the #1 IT Company on Inc. Magazine's inaugural Hire Power list of job creators.

Go Daddy’s philanthropic work supports a wide variety of charitable and community organizations dedicated to causes including women and children, domestic violence, child abuse, teenage homelessness, animal shelters and more. Visit www.GoDaddyCares.comfor more information.

Go Daddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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