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Corporate Counsel, Government Contracts

Company name

Cognizant

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Teaneck, NJ

Date Last Verified

Feb 16,2018

Posted on

Feb 14,2018
Practice Area
Government Contracts >> Government Contracts
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Corporate Counsel, Government Contracts The candidate will work directly with business account team members and advise on a variety of day-to-day legal matters, with primary responsibility for oversight of legal aspects of company's government contracting activities. Will report to company's General Counsel for North America. Must be a corporate in-house attorney with 3+ years of experience in a top law firm and an additional 2 years of experience in an in-house legal department, involving significant experience managing all phases of local, state and federal government/ quasi-government contracting processes, including RFP's and review and negotiation of public sector contracts. Should preferably have in-depth knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulations and demonstrate the ability to draft, negotiate, and manage complex global IT and related services agreements with limited supervision. Experience with outsourcing, intellectual property licensing, or information technology contract negotiation is required. Ability to provide guidance with respect to state and federal licensing requirements and licensed activities is preferred.

Additional info

Job Number: 00023809781

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Cognizant
500 Frank W.Burr Boulevard
Teaneck, NJ 07666

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