Deloitte Consultant, Legal Managed Services-Contract Lifecycle Management in New York, New York
Would you enjoy being part of a team that helps multinational organizations transform their contract lifecycle management processes by leveraging enabling technologies, process reengineering and alternative delivery models? Deloitte Legal Business Services (LBS) assists corporate legal department clients with end to end, contract lifecycle management, as well as helping them respond to regulatory and other trigger events compelling organizations to analyze their contract portfolios and process. Bring your expertise and client service skills to Deloitte and click "apply" now!
Work you'll do
As an Associate in Deloitte's Legal Business Services function, you will work on corporate legal department engagements for Fortune 1000/FTSE 100/Global 5000 clients. You will be an integral team member, supporting ongoing contract review, drafting, negotiation, and ongoing obligations management engagements. As a team member supporting these activities you will be leveraging contract lifecycle management technologies and be expected to deliver in accordance with both quantitative (i.e. contract request turnaround time) and qualitative (i.e. contract review and drafting accuracy) key performance indicators. You will embrace opportunities to drive efficiencies and continuous improvement into your engagement delivery.
Review, abstract, draft, redline, negotiate a broad range of commercial contractual agreements, including but not limited to: NDAs, MSAs, SOWs, licensing agreements, distributions agreements, data protection agreements, marketing agreements, and sponsorship agreements.
Delivery the above activities in accordance with agreed upon key performance indicators tracking speed, efficiency, and accuracy.
If necessary, support the reviewing and updating of contract negotiation playbooks.
Globally, Deloitte provides Legal Business Services and, outside the US, Legal Advisory Services (traditional "practice of law"/legal advice), enabling us to serve our clients when, how, and where needed. Today's multinational organizations need advisors who can assist them with day-to-day legal activities and corporate life events, and who can serve them well in many jurisdictions. Deloitte has a long-standing reputation for helping clients navigate complex, cross-border issues. As a part of the Deloitte network of member firms that spans many countries with thousands of professionals, Legal Business Services brings global perspectives and deep market and industry knowledge.
Strong substantive understanding of general commercial contractual agreements and the key clauses typically found in these agreements i.e. limitation of liability, indemnification, warranties, termination etc.
Two or more years' experience reviewing, drafting, negotiating, and managing general commercial contractual agreements.
Level of familiarity with technology and its application in the contract lifecycle management field
Strong Microsoft Office and other technology skills including, but not limited to, Excel, PPT, Visio, Power BI, Tableau.
Ability to travel 20%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve.
One of the following accreditations obtained, in process, or willing able to obtain:
Licensed CPA in state of practice/primary office if eligible to sit for the CPA
If not CPA eligible:
Excellent interpersonal and people management skills
Exceptional communication (to both internal and external stakeholders) and collaboration skills
Superior client presentation skills
High level of attention to detail
Strong analytical and reporting skills
Willingness to travel domestically