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Deloitte Delivery Excellence- Risk Manager (Enabling Senior Manager) in San Francisco, California

Deloitte Consulting LLP's Delivery Excellence (DE) Organization (Enabling Senior Manager)

Two of the most important factors in being one of the best consulting practices in the world are managing the quality of our work and the risk associated with our client engagements. The Delivery Excellence organization provides an integrated approach for consistently delivering high quality results to our clients by providing comprehensive processes and tools.

More about the Risk Manager (Enabling Senior Manager or Manager) Role:

Deloitte Consulting LLP s DE Organization is seeking a Risk Manager who will be responsible for supporting Deloitte Consulting s Energy, Resources and Industrials (ERI) or Life Sciences Health Care (LSHC) industry projects. Candidates must have extensive experience in delivering and/or contracting for consulting services and related agreements in a ERI or LSHC environment.

Work you ll do

General duties include:

  • Guidance and support to senior business leaders within the firm

  • Serves as liaison between firm leadership and the Office of General Counsel;

  • Advises business leadership on potential quality and risk management issues within ERI or LSHC;

  • Provides guidance on risk mitigation strategies, contract formation and contract management;

  • Facilitates internal compliance with contract terms, risk management policies and procedures, and firm management directives.


  • Facilitates proposal review process for higher risk engagements consults with firm Principals and Managing Directors on Requests For Proposals, Teaming Agreements, and Non Disclosures Agreements;

  • Conducts Risk Consultations for selected higher risk engagements prior to proposal submission;

  • Helps interpret contract requirements and obligations and provides guidance to engagement teams.

Contract Negotiation

  • Involved in the negotiation of professional services contracts with a primary focus on reducing and mitigating delivery and contractual risks associated with the services being provided;

  • Professional services contracts include Master Services Agreements, Managed Services Agreements, Subscription License Agreements, Statements of Work, Engagement Letters, Change Orders, Professional Services Agreements, Subcontractor Agreements, Teaming Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Business Associate Agreements and other similar or related agreements.

Contract Management

  • Reviews services contracts, in particular Statements of Work, Engagement Letters and Change Orders and provide revisions oriented to ameliorating and containing risk.

  • Helps interpret requirements of the contract;

  • Analyzes and assesses potential impacts associated with contract delivery risks;

  • Assists in client negotiations to resolve contractual issues;

  • Provides guidance to reduce project risks, adjust contract requirements to accommodate changing project circumstances, and manage stakeholder expectations to contractual obligations and agreed upon performance standards.

The team

Delivery Excellence is committed to providing our engagements and practitioners with the resources, tools, assets, and approaches they need to be world class advisors, implementors, and operators.

We are looking for people who are passionate about technology and innovation and can develop ideas into products that are relevant to solve business problems .

Category: Program & Project Management

About Deloitte

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