Robert Half International Contracts Manager in NEW YORK, New York
Robert Half Legal is IMMEDIATELY seeking professionals for its Full-Time Contract salaried professional program. Robert Half Legal salaried professionals enjoy both variety—through new engagements with a diverse clientele—and new responsibilities – through ever-changing demands of new situations, projects and business challenges. As a salaried professional in our Full-Time Contract program, Robert Half Legal will provide you with competitive pay and benefits, full-time employment and a variety of new challenges. You will work on engagements tailored to your experience, skill set and career objectives. You’ll have the chance to broaden your knowledge across new industries and experience paralegal work in multiple office settings with small to large teams in law firms and corporate legal departments. As a salaried professional, you’ll gain specific experiences that allow you to develop goodwill with clients. Your reputation as a universal resource will help generate repeat project opportunities with employers.
The main responsibilities of the Contracts Administrator and Contracts Manager positions will include but are not limited to the following: • Review, analyze, revise, modify, and negotiate NDAs, purchase orders, sub-contracts with suppliers/vendors, SaaS agreements, technology and/or consulting agreements and miscellaneous contracts for commercial business units; • Reviews contract requirements, special provisions, terms, conditions and pricing to ensure compliance with corporate policies and business procedures; • Acts as the focal point of contact as needed for contractual matters and is a liaison with customers, internal departments and outside counsel for all contractual matters; • Recommends solutions or alternate proposals to minimize risk and promote efficiency. • Identify and escalate non-standard, complex matters to appropriate internal resources. • Review incoming internal requests for proposals, proposal requirements, terms and conditions for acceptability and compliance with company policies and procedures.
Advanced Duties and Preferred Experience for Contracts Manager role: • Review incoming internal requests for proposals, proposal requirements, terms and conditions for acceptability and compliance with company policies and procedures. • Review, draft (from scratch or from a form template) and negotiate contracts, including master service agreements, clinical trial agreements, supply agreements, consulting agreements, maintenance and support agreements, vendor agreements, non-disclosure agreements, SOWs, amendments, change orders, NDAs and other agreements. • Coordinate with key stakeholders on contract terms, prioritization and execution. • Assure that contractual terms and provisions comply with corporate processes, guidelines, policies and applicable law • Develop and update internal contract templates and forms.
• Bachelor's Degree (Business Management, Law, and/or a related field preferred) • Strong academic record. • 1+ Year experience working in a Corporate Legal Department and/or in an organization supporting the Legal and/or Finance and Contracts functions. • Ability to identify, research, and resolve problems as well as follow through on assignments with minimum direction. • Experience developing templates and implementing processes within the contracts life-cycle. • Excellent customer service to both internal and external customers contacts. • Self-motivated with desire to work in a fast-paced environment. • Strong business acumen and judgment. • Outstanding interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. • Complex project management skills, including the ability to multi-task across high-volume projects, prioritize and manage timelines effectively in a responsive and professional manner. • Strong relationship management skills and experience. • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and database management.
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