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Director | Cloud FinOps | Ariba

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

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  • Company: S&P Global
  • Published: 21st May 2024
  • Closing Date: 21st July 2024
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Director
  • Salary: $150,000 to $190,000
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None