Job Location: London
Regional Description: United Kingdom
Job Number: 00600161 00600161_en
Role: Transaction Contracting Manager
Salary: Up to £75,000 depending on experience
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Join Accenture Operations and you will become part of the largest and most diverse group of business operations specialists in the world. You will be part of a team which provides business process excellence, implements leading cloud technology and builds and transforms client infrastructure services.
We are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients’ business operations! We provide technology-enabled business process services to deliver business outcomes and are constantly seeking new ways to achieve high performance in our clients’ business operations.
Reviews, drafts and negotiates a large number of client transactions of various levels of complexity within a corporate environment. Advises company leadership on legal risks associated with transactions.
Oversee, counsel, guide, train and support junior contracting professionals.
Stay abreast of contracting developments affecting the company, its clients, and industries and synthesize the information to incorporate it into company’s contracting practices
Educate company executives in regard to contracting and risk management issues
Represent the company’s interests and interface directly with client negotiating teams
Strategize with company executives prior to client negotiations
Structure client transactions to be most advantageous from a contracting and business perspective
Advise, and consult company executives based on accurate interpretation of contract documents and the facts of a business opportunity
Develop internal guidelines, toolkits, and packaged knowledge on various contracting and business issues
Develop subject matter expertise in one of more areas that benefit Contracting and/or our business
Support, promote and implement Legal Group initiatives
What skills & experience are we looking for?
· Relevant industry experience including a minimum of 3 years of contracting experience in an appropriate fast-paced corporate environment is essential. Consulting, systems integration, and outsourcing experience is preferred.
· Proven ability to efficiently manage a large volume of transactions
· Experience negotiating Intellectual Property issues
Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
· Independently manage drafting transactional documents and correspondence
· Understand basic principles of Finance, Accounting, Marketing, and Management
· Basic understanding of Intellectual Property issues as they apply to consulting, systems integration, and outsourcing transactions
· Able to present alternatives and proposed solutions
· Responsive and follows through on commitments
· Strong time management, prioritization, and organizational skills
· Ability to apply judgment to broaden influence
· Excellent oral and written communication skills
· Proficient in MS Office suite of products
What’s in it for you?
All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at http://www.accenture.com/.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2018
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
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