Founded in 1995, eBay Marketplaces connects a diverse community of millions of buyers and sellers, from occasional sellers of second hand goods to multimillion-dollar companies selling new products. Their collective impact on ecommerce is staggering: The total value of goods sold on eBay was over $70 billion -- more than $2,000 every second . We have plans for accelerating growth through improving selection and trust, expanding our unique shopping experiences and continuing our high pace of innovation. eBay Inc. is well-positioned to help sellers, big and small, succeed in commerce.
We are looking for a dynamic and self-motivated Sr. Project Manager to help transform our global FP&A teams into a world-class FP&A organization. Our objective is to identify, scope, and implement projects that would efficiently and effectively build Functional Excellence - effectiveness, efficiency, agility, optimization, and integrity. Once we are successful, we will have a sustainable FP&A function, scalable for growth.
Reporting to the Director of MP FP&A Transformation, the Senior Project Manager, FP&A Transformation will partner closely with FP&A leaders across Marketplaces and eBay Inc, as well as Finance IT leaders to ensure timely and successful execution of FP&A Transformation initiatives. The role will combine project management and operational excellence.
This individual will work on high-impact, high-profile projects. This role offers the candidate a unique opportunity to build relationships with finance and systems leaders across the company.
Specifically, the Senior Project Manager will be expected to:
Maintain the overall integrity and coherence of the program, developing and maintaining the program environment to support each project, and help drive it to success. Ensure appropriately detailed workplans and roadmap are developed and maintained, identifying key milestones, tasks, priorities, dependencies and resources. Monitor and document accurate status of projects, projects within program, or external projects that have dependencies. Manage communication with internal stakeholders. Apply appropriate, recognized project management methods including stakeholder management, risk and issue management, contingency planning, scope control and project monitoring. Own the program risk and issue management process for ensuring the effective escalation, reporting and mitigation / resolution of risks and issues. Manage the selection of and working relationship with 3rd party providers that may be required to deliver a project, working with strategic sourcing and other relevant business areas. Assist in creating and implementing new processes and procedures as required by projects/programs. Lead ad-hoc, team-based problem solving sessions using Lean, Six Sigma and analytical tools. Accurately value improvement opportunities, both in terms of dollar cost and qualitative benefits. Actively seek improvements and initiate changes to PMO processes and tools.
Bachelors Degree, or equivalent 7+ years of experience, with 3+ years delivering process/tool improvements in highly complex technology environment and 3+ years of Internet, software and/or financial services experience Extensive project management experience; PM certification preferred Formal certification in OE methodology (Lean, Six Sigma) preferred Technical background/education preferred with operational/delivery experience in FP&A processes and systems Strong project management skills, including work plan development, delegation, issue resolution, coaching and facilitation Excellent oral and written communication skills, and ability to communicate effectively with senior management, business, and technical teams, and to influence across all levels of leadership Practical knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma, Balance Scorecard and Change management Proven ability to lead and drive major change in a matrix environment, as well as manage large projects and cross-functional teams Deep process improvement capabilities and thought leadership with a record of executing process improvement and large finance systems initiatives with significant impacts Strong focus on delivering customer-focused results PMP certification desired Six Sigma Training a plus About eBay Inc.
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce platform and payments leader connecting millions of buyers and sellers. We do so through eBay, the world's largest online marketplace, which allows users to buy and sell in nearly every country on earth; through PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive digital payments; and through GSI, which facilitates ecommerce, multichannel retailing and digital marketing for global enterprises. X.commerce harnesses the developer community of Magento, an ecommerce platform, by providing technology solutions and eBay Inc. capabilities to merchants of all sizes, supporting eBay Inc.'s mission of enabling commerce. We also reach millions through specialized marketplaces such as StubHub, the world's largest ticket marketplace, and eBay classifieds sites, which together have a presence in more than 1,000 cities around the world. For more information about the company and its global portfolio of online brands, visit www.ebayinc.com .
eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to workforce diversity.
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