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Build a career at a company that can take you anywhere-join the Accenture Adventure. Job SummaryContract Specialists assist with managing clients in a manner that maximizes value for Accenture and our clients.
Contract Specialists must be capable of managing contracts, including subcontracts in accordance with company policies and procedures, applicable laws and client business requirements.
Contract Specialists are generally co-located with Accenture business / client units and project teams (often on client premises) and are expected to maintain a high level of visibility on the account as they perform their contract management responsibilities.
Contract Specialists may also direct the work activities of junior contract management professionals and other related engagement staff allocated to a business or client unit, acting as a role model for contract management staff and a trusted partner to the business.
and+ Participate in the development and delivery of contract / commercial training modules for contract management staff on a specific project or account.
and+ Assist with drafting and / or reviewing appropriate reports in compliance with contract management processes and account delivery requirements.
and+ Demonstrate basic knowledge of Accenture's offerings and associated commercial considerations.Contracting, Drafting and Negotiation : + Assist with drafting and review of contractual documents (, Statements of Work, Change Requests, Arrangement Letters, Subcontracts and Non-Disclosure Agreements (not exclusive, etc.
and collaborating with other internal organizations, under direction of a contract management lead where appropriate,+ Observe and / or participate in negotiations.
and+ Work with delivery and finance leads to assist with identification and application of appropriate contract levers affecting revenue, cost and profit.
Knowledge Skills and ExperienceContract Management Knowledge and Experience : + Minimum 4 yrs. relevant experience as a contract manager with exposure to complex, risky deals with proven team management experience.
Legal and Contracting Knowledge : + Basic understanding of general commercial contracting regulations and principles and subcontracting practices.
External Relationships : + Client commercial / procurement / contract management staff.Education and QualificationsEducation : + Bachelor's degree required.
Membership : + Member of International Association for Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM) or National Contract Management Association (NCMA) and / or professional certification considered a plus.
Work Requirements : + Travel may be required.Behaviours and Attributes+ Open to work with and understand cross-cultures and locations throughout the Accenture global organization.
Challenges. Team. Training. Recognition. Career Development. Motivation. Joining Accenture translates into continual opportunities to expand on what you can do.
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