Contracts Specialist IV

Recruiter
Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Ref
1053737
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Overview:

Our client is looking for a Contract Specialist IV to be responsible for drafting and, where appropriate, reviewing agreements including customer sales contracts, contract amendments, supplier purchase and sale agreements and confidentiality and consultant agreements as well as responding to customer request for proposals (RFPs). Works closely with company sales, service and sourcing teams as well as customers, business managers and attorneys.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Drafting and reviewing/ editing documents such as (but not limited to):
  • Customer sales contracts
  • Amendments
  • NDAs
  • Contract renewals and expansions
  • Customer reorganizations for legal review
  • Managing contract clause libraries and contract databases

Criteria & Qualifications:
  • 10+ years relevant experience
  • College degree or Associates degree preferred, but not essential
  • Demonstrated experience prioritizing conflicting demands from multiple business clients in an extremely fast paced environment
  • Ability to communicate using English (and local language)
  • MS Office suite, advanced level in excel skills preferred
  • Strong preference for experience working with the contingent labor category supporting a Managed Service Provider or Vendor Management program
  • Previous experience working within Indirect Procurement categories
  • Experience negotiating contingent labor and business consulting agreements
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Experience working with cross functional teams (Legal, HR, Health and Safety, Finance etc) to obtain approvals for contract language modification
  • Strong negotiation skills