12 May 2021
Category
Juridique, compliance & fiscalité
Job Reference Number
JN-052021-178461
CANTON
Vaud

Our client, a Healthcare company, is looking for a:

Senior Contract specialist

  • Revise, edit, and prepare redlines of complex commercial contracts, including master services agreements, capital equipment purchase agreements, public tenders, group purchasing agreements etc
  • Effectively evaluate the commercial and legal risk to the Company and suggest appropriate contract structures or terms that will provide effective risk management.
  • Analyze the legal and business obligations set forth within contracts & tenders.
  • Advise and counsel Commercial teams, to identify critical contractual & regulatory issues, assess potential legal options, and provide individuals and teams with an analysis and range of possible solutions.
  • Assist in ongoing periodic review of contract templates, contract playbooks, company guidelines, and contract policies and procedures.
  • Effectively manage the contract management system and ensure on-time processing of all contracts from initial request through execution.
  • Lead efforts to update and maintain the legal terms and conditions held with the contract management system.
  • Assist with compliance and diligence issues related to commercial transactions.
  • Proactively manages communications and follow-up with the stakeholders to ensure best customer service and visibility of the end to end contract processes

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience, including experience in complex tender handling required.
  • Paralegal degree preferred
  • Juris Doctrine Degree advanced university degree in law, or related business field preferred
  • 6 or more years professional experience in contract management setting required
  • Fluency in German, French and English required
  • Ability to influence internal and/or external constituents
  • Strong understanding of legal issues and risks pertinent to commercial contract process.
  • Process improvement orientation, highly detail oriented and decision making skills required