Kelly Services Pricing and Contracts Analyst Senior in South San Francisco, California
Kelly Services currently has an opportunity for a Pricing and Contracts Analyst with a global pharmaceutical company, in South San Francisco, CA
Duration : 1 year
Pay Rate: Negotiable, based on experience
Note : Candidates should be available to start as soon as possible.
Senior Contracts Associate
The responsibilities of this position are to assess, analyze, draft, review, negotiate and finalize contracts efficiently and effectively and in compliance with all laws, regulations and policies that govern the conduct of activities in Research and Development. This position requires minimum supervision and partners with clinical, finance, marketing, and internal clients from other departments to independently negotiate contracts that protect the Biotech company from risk and ensure compliance with company guidelines.
Essential Duties/ Responsibilities
Conducts thorough and appropriate assessments, analysis, drafts, reviews, negotiations and issuance of assigned contractual documents, including; CDAs, Consulting Agreements, Clinical Trial Agreements, Vendor Master Service Agreements, Laboratory Master Service Agreements, as well as Work Orders and Amendments thereof while adhering to required timelines
Negotiates the best contract terms possible, taking into consideration risk exposure and risk tolerance
Makes proactive recommendations for contract changes in areas of high complexity
Identifies risks and issues, suggests alternatives that lead to the best solution
Ensures contract provisions are clear and conform to company policies
Works collaboratively, effectively and efficiently with all internal and external partners and stakeholders
Analyzes the scope, deliverables, and performance requirements, and terms and conditions of the contract and can assist the client regarding questions and track compliance
Consistently adheres to contract and document tracking requirements
Monitors contract performance by determining compliance to contract requirements and determining the need for amendments or extensions to the contract
Determines when client directed changes are out-of-scope
Responds to complex inquiries regarding contract obligations and revisions under the guidance of in-house, then outside legal counsels, as necessary
Proactively lead process improvements or other projects that enhance and streamline contract processes, systems, tools and other resources
Reviews, analyzes and tracks in-process and on-going agreements
Prepares and disseminates information regarding contract status, compliance, modifications, etc.
Reports the status of contracts to internal clients using established processes
Trains others group members on group/departmental processes and operational activities and customer specific processes
Leads or supports internal audits of department processes and procedures
Strong contract drafting and negotiation skills in a variety of different agreement types
Proficient with Word and have a working knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Access
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; professional manner
Able to work effectively and efficiently with all levels of management and personnel
Able to comprehend and manage business contracts and other complex documents
Able to handle multiple projects in a timely manner
Must have excellent attention to detail
Strong commitment to customer service
Demonstrated ability to maintain problem-solving approach in collaboration with internal and external contacts
Strong organizational skills; able to organize and follow through with projects; ability to efficiently handle large volume of contracts
Strong organizational and planning skills and meticulous attention to detail
Able to work independently while exercising initiative, flexibility and good judgment
JD or Contract Management experience in Biotech Preferred
5-7 years of experience in the legal or contracts management field
Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please apply online or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for immediate consideration.
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