Senior Contract Specialist

Resources Global Professionals   •  

Plano, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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8 - 10 years

Posted 83 days ago

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PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

As a Senior Contracts Specialist you will provide on-site support to manage new and existing agreements including, but not limited to, the following: Master Service Agreements, Statements of Work, Software License and Services Agreements between the client and various third parties (such as App Providers, Content providers and software developers). You will interact with several internal teams including Procurement and Legal in addition to the Product Owners.

ATTRIBUTES OF CONSULTANTS AT RGP

  • Respect for people and opinions and confidently offer your point-of-view with clients and among colleagues
  • A drive for proactively cultivating relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Optimism when faced with challenges and complex situations, coupled with the drive to solve client issues
  • Dedication to continuous improvement and development of your skillset and talents
  • A strong personal identification with RGP’s values – loyalty, integrity, focus, enthusiasm, accountability and talent

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE

  • Represent the client’s perspective during negotiations with third parties
  • Provide recommendations for contractual language and/or approach to contractual relationship
  • Draft Statements of Work
  • Manage open contract action item lists and provide real time status updates for each contract
  • Coordinate meetings, strategy discussions, negotiations, and overall planning initiatives; maintain version control of agreements
  • Research existing agreements and provide summary or interpretation of language, as requested
  • Manage contracts through the contract approval process, working with Procurement and/or Legal as necessary
  • Maintain confidentiality of all agreements and business strategies

DESIRED EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degreerequired, in a technology related field preferred
  • 8-10 years’ experience negotiating, managing and drafting language for contracts
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in negotiating, managing and drafting language for contracts.
  • Previous contract/procurement experience related to software development, software licenses, securing 3rd party content and/or SAAS
  • Working knowledge of Agile framework
  • Strong research, analysis, strategy skills with the ability to multi-task and manage complex projects
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Expertise at developing relationships with a broad range of personalities