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Associate Counsel

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Date Last Verified

Aug 15,2018

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Aug 01,2018

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required


Durham, NC
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Associate Counsel The candidate manage corporate governance documentation, and drafts and negotiates customer and vendor contracts. Will draft and maintain corporate contracts including but not limited to master services agreements, work orders, and amendments. Draft and maintain corporate documents (resolutions, minutes, registrations, electronic filing, etc.). Remain proactive in tracking the status of all assigned contracts to ensure that all deadlines are met. Escalate any issues to the Associate Director, Contracts in a timely manner. Maintain contract management system with respect to assigned contracts. Report monthly metrics. Assist department members regarding department processes & procedures. Assist with the development of process efficiencies and improvements. Assist with negotiation of certain assigned vendor agreements. Research laws and document findings for the Associate Director Contracts. Run reports in the contract management system related to specific customer KPIs. Assist in preparation and presentation at monthly Revenue Watch meetings. JD degree is needed. Licensed and in good standing to practice law in the state of North Carolina is essential. Should have 3-5 years of legal / contracts management experience. Experience in the CRO/biotech/pharmaceutical industry is a plus. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal is needed. Strong customer service ethic with ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with clients and co-workers are essential. Working knowledge of corporate and contracts law is needed. Good problem solving and analytical skill is essential. Good computer skills, including knowledge of MS office application is needed.

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Hiring Coordinator
1007 Slater Road
Suite 250
Durham, NC 27703

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