$150K — $200K *
As a member of our legal team the Senior Contracts Specialist (Paralegal), will be responsible for legal contract review of commercial contract matters. In this highly visible role, you will administer, negotiate (when appropriate), as well as track and maintain all customer, partner, and vendor contracts.
The Senior Contracts Specialist (Paralegal) is responsible for maintaining the entire contract process, partnering with Key GS1 US internal departments with a primary focus on executing against the Legal Department Strategic Plan. The manager will take a first-level role in the negotiation of certain contracts and consolidate, calculate and analyze information relating to those contracts and capture relevant contract information in appropriate corporate systems for customer-facing parts of the organization.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other responsibilities may be added.
Work cooperatively to explain, negotiate and achieve execution of commercial transactions.
Develop and draft, with direction from the General Counsel, appropriate contract language to protect the assets and interests of the organization
Demonstration of an understanding of legal contract concepts, negotiation strategies, efficient automation of contract processes
Communicates company contract policies and requirements to internal managers and employees and addresses areas of concern in regards to individual contracts projects
Assists in maintaining contract matter management database as well as storage consistent with corporate policies and may lead projects
Works with General Counsel to create dashboard and metrics
Answers customer questions around contractual terms and service level agreements
When requested, generate and deliver various reports for internal, external and executive reporting
This role does not have any supervisory responsibilities
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
JD Degree considered
At least 5 years of legal experience in a corporate paralegal role, legal contracts specialist, or similar role in a corporate environment is required.
Bachelor’s degree in related discipline required.
Must have experience negotiating commercial transactions and delivering on the business requirement under tight timelines.
Experience in software licensing, SaaS, and cloud services offerings and solutions projects is a plus.
Experience with contract management platforms and processes is a plus.
Valid through: 10/8/2020