IT Contract Manager in Union, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 3/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Union, NJ
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $90000.0 - $110000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (973) 404-9187

Job Description

Title:                    IT Contract Manager
Type:                    FULL TIME
Location              Union NJ
Start:                    A

The IT Contract Manager works within IT Finance and plays a key role working with and 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.

REQUIREMENTS - Contract Manager

  • 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. Contract Manager
  • 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. Contract Manager

Strong knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word, and Adobe Acrobat.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer