Global Pricing Manager in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    San Jose
  • Job Type:
    Financial Analyst
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 237 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

Global Pricing is one of PayPal’s most prominent strategic finance functions. A small team of high performers with a broad mandate, Global Pricing operates at the junction of strategy, product, and execution. We are trusted global thought leaders when it comes to our largest customers, our newest initiatives, and our most complex challenges. This is a rare opportunity to join our specialized and impactful team where you will play a principal role in driving transformational changes to PayPal’s pricing function over the coming years.

In this role you will gain exposure to a wide variety of pricing projects and responsibilities. Beginning with our core business, you will manage commercial negotiations with our multinational large enterprise portfolio in partnership with cross-functional leads from sales, finance, core payments, risk, marketing, and operations. Immersing yourself in the nuances of PayPal, you will develop a deep understanding of the business from end to end, allowing you to tackle broader initiatives related to product- or regional-specific pricing, the ever-evolving competitive landscape, strategic partnerships, M&A activities, etc. Given the high-profile nature of Global Pricing projects, this role offers regular visibility to senior management and the opportunity to materially impact PayPal’s business.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Help set vision, prioritization, and roadmap for Global Pricing
  • Deploy best-in-class pricing models and analytics to develop compelling, insightful recommendations for senior management
  • Creatively structure commercial deals with complex, ambiguous, and potentially charged business issues
  • Use financial and competitive insights gained through rigorous analysis and research to achieve alignment between price, value, and business objectives
  • Build consensus among cross-functional partners and influence decision making within executive-level audiences

Job Qualifications (required):

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 6-8 years of relevant business and finance experience
  • Strong big-picture strategic thinking with highly structured approach to problem-solving
  • Robust excel-based financial modeling skills
  • Excellent powerpoint presentation skills (or eager to learn the skillset)
  • Ability to crystalize complex topics and experience presenting to executive audiences
  • Highly inquisitive, proactive, and able to work both independently and in small teams

Job Qualifications (desired):

  • Payments experience (merchant acquiring, card issuing, other digital payments / fin tech)
  • Transactional experience in financial services (IB, PE, capital markets)
  • Analytics / statistical modeling experience, comfort with large datasets, SQL

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

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.



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