The Career Services Logo at the top. Beneath that is "CASUAL" in all caps. Beneath that is "Fridays" on the left and a graphic of a couch. At the bottom is "featuring' and then the Buying Simplified logo.
Casual Fridays with Buying Simplified

Buying Simplified is a financial service organization with a mission aimed at helping finance and procurement teams lower costs and improve service levels. Their services allow clients to focus on their core activities while they are able to manage their projects and tactical tasks. Clients working with Buying Simplified:

  • Benefit from extensive functional expertise, Procure – to – Pay (P2P) process templates and KPIs
  • Have access to an on-demand network of 2000+ associates and experts
  • Get services in their time zone no matter where they are located
  • Get faster execution with proven industry best practices and hands-on experience

Today we’re joined by Rajiv Gupta, Founder of Buying Simplified.

Kelly Dougherty: Hi Rajiv. Thank you for joining us today. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and how you would describe Buying Simplified?

Rajiv Gupta: Of course! My name is Rajiv Gupta and I am the founder of Buying Simplified. Buying Simplified is on a mission to simplify finance and buying operations for medium sized and fast growing start-up organizations. 

KD: Awesome! And what positions are you looking to hire for?

RG: We’re hiring for entry level customer success partners. This position is ideal for students in their final year or recent graduates.

KD: And what can you tell us about customer success partners and working at Buying Simplified?

RG: The selected person will have an opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds on our customer side and build a strong network in the fast growing life sciences and tech start up companies. Buying Simplified is a fun, hierarchy free, and politics free learning platform, where we also focus on the mental well being of our members and challenge them / coach them to become a better version of themselves continuously!

KD: Can you speak a little bit about how Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is represented in your organization and embedded into your practices?

RG: Three fourths of our operational leaders are women. DEI is not just a buzzword at our company but something that we practice on a daily basis. Follow our LinkedIn page to see updates on what we are doing and what our members say.

KD: Thank you for sharing all of this information. If students have any questions regarding Buying Simplified and how to apply, who can they contact?

RG: Feel free to contact me rajiv@buyingsimplified.comLIKED THIS INTERVIEW WITH BUYING SIMPLIFIED? CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT OTHER INTERVIEWS HAVE BEEN FEATURED ON CASUAL FRIDAYS!

By Kelly Dougherty
Kelly Dougherty Assistant Director, Employer Relations