Sourcing Contract Specialist

  • TX-130, Austin, TX, USA
  • Contract

Company Description

At least 7 years extensive experience negotiating vendor agreements/contracts. Stellar background particularly in IT or high tech company.

Job Description

Requirements

At least 7 years of extensive experience negotiating vendor agreements/contracts

• Good understanding of software licensing models, including subscription models for SaaS products.

Familiarity with Data Privacy terms requirement preferred.

• Good working knowledge of contracts, terms and conditions.

• Demonstrated experience in working with the legal team.

• Strong business acumen, including good strategy, financial and operational skills.

• Great project management skills to drive negotiations to a successful and timely conclusion.

• Excellent communication and process development skills.

• Ability to influence all levels of an organization from engineers/product managers, to C-level executives.

Qualifications

What are the top 3 skills/requirements this person should have

  • ·         Contract Negotiation
  •          Contract Drafting
  •          Strategic Sourcing

Additional Information

Responsibilities

Negotiating contract documents, using company-approved template agreements.

• Stays abreast of new law, regulation, and contract trends for potential impact on functional and broader organizational goals and objectives.

• On-going tracking and management of supplier agreements, including entering contracts into contracts database and change control management, renewals, issue escalation and vendor dispute resolution.