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In-House Legal Counsel-Commercial Contracting

Job Location: Dublin

Regional Description: Ireland

Job Number: 00503223

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Title: In-House Legal Counsel-Commercial Contracting

Level: 8- Associate Manager

Location: Dublin

 

Job description:

 

Review, draft and negotiate several types of contractual agreements, including: letters of intent, memorandums of understanding, contract amendments, subcontract agreements, services agreements, procurement agreements and requests for proposals.  Assist more senior level Transaction Contracting Professionals in managing more complex Transaction work within a fast-moving corporate environment. 

 

Key Responsibilities:  

  • 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 professionals based on accurate interpretation of contract documents and the facts of a business opportunity
  • Participate in developing internal guidelines, toolkits, and packaged knowledge capital on various legal and business issues
  • Educate company professionals in regard to contracting and risk management issues
  • Represent the company’s interests and interface directly with client negotiating teams  

Relationships: 


Reports to: 

Regional Lead, Transaction Contracting, or (where applicable) may report to Senior Manager, Transaction Contracting or Manager, Transaction Contracting.

Supervises: 

No supervisory responsibilities

External Relationships: 

Client Executives and negotiating teams

Qualifications:


Education: 

College degree required; advanced degree in law, business or contract management preferred.

Work Experience:  

Minimum of 4 years relevant industry experience including a minimum of 2 years of contracting experience in an appropriate fast-paced corporate environment is essential. Consulting, systems integration, and outsourcing experience is preferred.

Work Requirements:

Travel may be required


Knowledge and Skill Requirements: 

  • Ability to handle large workload
  • Analytical thinker
  • Self-starter
  • Responsive and follows through on commitments
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent judgment 

 

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 specialized 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. With approximately 373,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

Please note that 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.

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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