Avanade Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.
Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 65,000 professionals in 28 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. Avanade has been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, Avanade is uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges. Avanade is a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential.
Global Legal Network is a group of professionals operating globally from 10 countries. It provides a broad spectrum of differentiated services - focused on delivering value and innovation at Accenture and Avanade. We partner with Legal teams across both companies to build efficiencies and centers of excellence related to Legal services; and through our size, geographic spread and language diversity, the Global Legal Network is able to drive quality, agility and speed in our services, aligned to our relentless focus on maximum efficiency and operational effectiveness.
Contracting Legal Professionals (CLP) in Avanade’s Corporate Functions organization coordinate and deliver legal, contract and commercial counsel in support of Avanade's business. CLPs identify and help manage and mitigate risk and ensure ethical behavior and compliance with laws and company policies, while providing guidance and negotiating contracts leveraging commercial and market relevant positions.
In your role, you will be dedicated to Avanade and the Avanade Legal Group. The global Avanade Legal Group comprises more than 20 nationalities and practices in 14 languages. The team supports complex commercial transactions, ethics and compliance, corporate governance, litigations, M&A activities, the corporate citizenship program, and internal HR, finance, and marketing matters.