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Legal Staff Paralegal in Glenview, IL

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Company name

Anixter Inc

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Contract Law

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required


Glenview, IL

Date Last Verified

Jul 03,2018

Posted on

Apr 05,2018

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Contract Manager The candidate will review, edit, negotiate, and manage standard and non-standard contractual documents based on internal processes in order to ensure compliance with appropriate laws, regulations, and corporate policies and division procedures, as well as establish and maintain good business relationships with commercial customers. Types of contracts may include master sales agreements, reseller agreements, service agreements, NDAs, teaming agreements, amendments, credit applications, consignment agreements, MOUs, LOIs, P.O. T&Cs, federal, state and local government agreements, and RFPs, RFQs, proposals, bids and other contractual instruments. Coordinate with internal attorneys on complex contract matters that may have legal significance (such as, identifying special provisions, or non-standard or potentially high risk terms and conditions). Liaise with internal subject matter experts in Finance, Sales, Sales Ops, Credit, Insurance, Export Control, and other departments regarding contractual rights and obligations requiring their feedback and/or approval. Take or coordinate necessary actions to respond to any contractual issues within a reasonable time frame. Assist internal stakeholders as they manage on-going customer relationships. Create written communication that is properly structured and provides clear, concise messages that draw well supported conclusions. Operate in accordance with company policies and comply with company business ethics practices. Manage and facilitate various aspects of the contract process, including the contracts management application and other business applications. Work on special projects as needed. Must have 3-5 years of demonstrated customer facing contract review and negotiation experience. Should have excellent contract drafting and legal writing. Knowledge of negotiation tactics. Strong understanding of commercial contracts, general business, and legal terms and usage is required. Experience reviewing customer facing contract documents is needed. Knowledge of the UCC and US contract laws is required. Should have superior English communication skills, both verbally and in writing. Must interact effectively with all levels of internal and external customers. Should have proficiency with Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint). Contract Lifecycle Management experience is a plus. Should have Bachelor’s degree. Paralegal certificate or other professional certification is a plus.

Additional info

Position Id EB-9406870063.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Anixter Inc
2301 Patriot Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026