90000.0 - $110000.0/Year
Volt is currently recruiting for an IT Contract Manager for our client located in Union, NJ. This is a direct placement opportunity.
As a IT Contract Manager, you will work and play a key role in supporting the IT and Finance senior leadership teams, internal/external legal counsel, and external vendor partners. This role provides end-to-end contract management services and partners and supports the various business owners through the entire contracting process. Primary responsibilities of this role include drafting, reviewing, negotiating and finalizing/approving routine to complex IT software, hardware, network and telecom, and outsource services contracts.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline, Finance or other business-related field; J.D., Masters or MBA a plus.
Minimum of 7-10 years in contracts management, administration or relevant role, preferably working with and negotiating complex contracts and pricing structures, deliverable based agreements involving third parties, technology, and services.
Proficiency in negotiating favorable terms for pricing, confidential information, indemnification, liability, privacy, personally identifiable information, proprietary rights and security.
Excellent problem-solving capabilities and out-of-the-box thinking to ensure forward movement in the contract negotiations process.
Ability to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Energetic self-starter who is able take ownership and work both autonomously while being able to contribute successfully in a cross-functional team environment.
Proven track record in managing diverse interdependent cross-functional, cross-departmental projects, vendors and technologies.
Knowledge of key IT vendors and technical acumen in one or more IT disciplines.
Demonstrated experience in working with legal agreements, including, but not limited to: NDA, MSA, EULA, SOWs and other agreements routinely used in the contracts management sector.
Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to interact with all levels of the organization and external constituencies, including, but not limited to CIOs, Vice Presidents, senior leaders, program managers, internal/external legal counsel, and vendor partners.
Ability to communicate a deep understanding of the business and a broad knowledge of existing contract negotiation practices is expected in this role.
Strong knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word, and Adobe Acrobat.
Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer