Director - Cloud FinOps - Ariba

    • S&P Global
  • Posted 26 days ago | Updated 26 days ago


On Site
USD 150,000.00 - 190,000.00 per year
Full Time


Purchase orders
Service delivery
Profitability analysis
Process improvement
Resource allocation
Financial reporting
Problem solving
Data Visualization
Capital market
Supply chain management
Health care
Cloud computing
Computer hardware
Amazon Web Services
Analytical skill

Job Details

About the Role:
Grade Level (for internal use):
13 S&P Dow Jones Indices is seeking a Director, Cloud FinOps to be a key player in the Infrastructure Engineering team to manage cloud expenditure and manage license/subscriptions/warranty extensions for hardware and software components. This role requires a seasoned FinOps personnel experienced with Cloud infrastructure and who works effectively, both independently as well as collaboratively, in a team environment.

  • Manage Vendor Contract renewals.
  • Manage Purchase Requests, Purchase Orders and MSAs.
  • Manage and track Invoice approvals.
  • Estimate Budget
  • Manage Vendor spend, software and licenses.
  • Maintain Software licenses inventory.
  • Track Hardware Warranty renewals
  • Perform cloud consumption analysis.
  • Manage Cloud CFAR planning.
  • Perform Application TCO analysis.
  • Track Vendor Service Delivery
  • Conduct Product Profitability analysis
  • Identify and implement process improvements to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and enhance financial performance.
  • Develop and implement strategies to optimize resource allocation.
  • Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting, including weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual reports.

- Extensive experience with Ariba
- Experience in managing and optimizing Cloud cost
- Familiarity with AWS Cloud and cost optimization techniques.
- Proven leadership experience, with a track record of building and managing high-performing teams.
- Strong expertise in planning, forecasting, and financial reporting.
- Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
- Experience in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, such as a startup or tech company.
- Experience with data visualization tools and financial dashboards.
- Experience with Cloudability or similar reporting tools.

NOTE:12+ years of experience

Compensation/Benefits Information : (This section is only applicable to US candidates)
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $150,000 to $190,000. Final base salary for this role will be based on the individual's geographic location, as well as experience level, skill set, training, licenses and certifications.

In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan.

About S&P Global Dow Jones Indic e s

At S&P Dow Jones Indices, we provide iconic and innovative index solutions backed by unparalleled expertise across the asset-class spectrum. By bringing transparency to the global capital markets, we empower investors everywhere to make decisions with conviction. We're the largest global resource for index-based concepts, data and research, and home to iconic financial market indicators, such as the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average . More assets are invested in products based upon our indices than any other index provider in the world. With over USD 7.4 trillion in passively managed assets linked to our indices and over USD 11.3 trillion benchmarked to our indices, our solutions are widely considered indispensable in tracking market performance, evaluating portfolios and developing investment strategies.

S&P Dow Jones Indices is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI). S&P Global is the world's foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks, analytics and workflow solutions in the global capital, commodity and automotive markets. With every one of our offerings, we help many of the world's leading organizations navigate the economic landscape so they can plan for tomorrow, today. For more information, visit .

What's In It For You?

Our Purpose:
Progress is not a self-starter. It requires a catalyst to be set in motion. Information, imagination, people, technology-the right combination can unlock possibility and change the world.

Our world is in transition and getting more complex by the day. We push past expected observations and seek out new levels of understanding so that we can help companies, governments and individuals make an impact on tomorrow. At S&P Global we transform data into Essential Intelligence , pinpointing risks and opening possibilities. We Accelerate Progress.

Our People:
We're more than 35,000 strong worldwide-so we're able to understand nuances while having a broad perspective. Our team is driven by curiosity and a shared belief that Essential Intelligence can help build a more prosperous future for us all.

From finding new ways to measure sustainability to analyzing energy transition across the supply chain to building workflow solutions that make it easy to tap into insight and apply it. We are changing the way people see things and empowering them to make an impact on the world we live in. We're committed to a more equitable future and to helping our customers find new, sustainable ways of doing business. We're constantly seeking new solutions that have progress in mind. Join us and help create the critical insights that truly make a difference.

Our Values:

Integrity, Discovery, Partnership

At S&P Global, we focus on Powering Global Markets. Throughout our history, the world's leading organizations have relied on us for the Essential Intelligence they need to make confident decisions about the road ahead. We start with a foundation of integrity in all we do, bring a spirit of discovery to our work, and collaborate in close partnership with each other and our customers to achieve shared goals.

We take care of you, so you can take care of business. We care about our people. That's why we provide everything you-and your career-need to thrive at S&P Global.

Our benefits include:
  • Health & Wellness: Health care coverage designed for the mind and body.
  • Flexible Downtime: Generous time off helps keep you energized for your time on.
  • Continuous Learning: Access a wealth of resources to grow your career and learn valuable new skills.
  • Invest in Your Future: Secure your financial future through competitive pay, retirement planning, a continuing education program with a company-matched student loan contribution, and financial wellness programs.
  • Family Friendly Perks: It's not just about you. S&P Global has perks for your partners and little ones, too, with some best-in class benefits for families.
  • Beyond the Basics: From retail discounts to referral incentive awards-small perks can make a big difference.
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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at S&P Global:
At S&P Global, we believe diversity fuels creative insights, equity unlocks opportunity, and inclusion drives growth and innovation - Powering Global Markets. Our commitment centers on our global workforce, ensuring that our people are empowered to bring their whole selves to work. It doesn't stop there, we strive to better reflect and serve the communities in which we live and work, and advocate for greater opportunity for all.

Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only: The EEO is the Law Poster describes discrimination protections under federal law.

IFTECH103.2 - Middle Management Tier II (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 300291
Posted On: 2024-05-20
Location: Virtual, Nevada, United States