Job Details

Contract Specialist / Paralegal

Company name

Purdue Pharma L.P. .

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Coventry, RI

Date Last Verified

Apr 13,2018

Posted on

Apr 05,2018
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Contract Specialist / Paralegal The candidate will be responsible for management of the development, revision, negotiation and maintenance of various types of agreements, including confidentiality agreements, service agreements, supply agreements, research and development agreements, and licensing agreements (“Contracts Administration”). Will provide assistance to the companies’ attorneys with research, writing, summarizing various types of documents, preparing presentations, litigation-related tasks, drafting correspondence, etc. Serve as liaison between the legal function and various business groups in connection with development of agreements. Serve as the companies’ liaison/representative in communication with external parties in development and negotiation of agreements. Work with clientele within both companies to evaluate business needs and to adapt established agreement templates for development of appropriate agreements. Review agreements proposed by external parties. Determine appropriate revisions and counter-proposals, consult with relevant Rhodes personnel regarding business purposes and needs, and identify issues that call for consultation with legal counsel. Manage marshaling agreements through process of drafting, comments and revisions, to execution. Maintain catalog of agreements (draft, executed, expired), including (linked) copies of agreements. Must have BS Degree with 5+ years of experience as paralegal or contracts specialist in law firm or corporate legal department. Ideal experience will include transactional and litigation matters.

Additional info

Requisition ID 19021

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Purdue Pharma L.P. .
One Stamford Forum
Stamford, CT 06901-3431

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