Our prestigious global law firm in the loop has an immediate opening for a contract specialist with 4+ years of experience. The Contract Specialist will support the consistent management of the Firm’s proposals and contracts during the contract management life cycle of the Firm’s vendor agreements. This includes assisting their business teams with the contract review intake process, the review and negotiations of vendor agreements including master agreements and other complex contract instruments, through the contract execution and closing process. This role requires close collaboration with Firm management, Procurement Counsel, General Counsel, business owners and Purchasing and Strategic Sourcing professionals to support the Firm’s procurement activities in accordance with the Firm’s policies and risk management objectives. Previous experience with review of contracts related to technology acquisition and services, telecommunications, professional services, consulting, facilities, subscription services, travel, meeting, and event planning is desired. The ability to systematically analyze complex problems, draw relevant conclusions, and implement appropriate solutions is critical. A working knowledge of MS Office suite with advanced analytical and Excel skills are required. Salary up to $125K with comprehensive benefits.
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