Job Details

Associate Contract Analyst

Company name

Purdue University

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Nov 04, 2020

Valid Through

Feb 17, 2021

Posted on

Dec 17, 2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


West Lafayette, IN, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Associate Contract Analyst
The candidate will provide guidance to faculty and staff regarding contract issues. Assist in monitoring contract procedures and methods, and participate in the development of contracting guidelines. Maintain a broad knowledge of Federal and State laws and regulations and University policies and business practices. Use creativity and strong initiative to identify which contract instrument applies to a variety of situations. Serve as liaison to and provide exceptional customer service to University and external customers. Maintain a positive attitude in a fast-paced environment. Evaluate and distribute incoming requests quickly and appropriately. Make administrative and procedural decisions on sensitive, confidential issues. Negotiate entry-level agreements.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have Bachelor’s degree. Should have 1+ year experience in project management, contract negotiation and/or paralegal services. Consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of related education and required experience. Should have excellent verbal and written communication, planning, problem-solving, organizational, project management and customer service skills. Must have ability to analyze, interpret and implement University policies and procedures. Should have ability to influence and build working relationships among a diverse workforce at all levels. Must have learning orientation to changing technology impacting business processes. Personal computer and related software skills, e.g., word processing, spreadsheet, database, Internet, Windows OS, etc. Should preferably have experience in negotiating contractual terms. Experience with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) clauses is desired. Experience negotiating intellectual property and indemnification terms is desired.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 8893

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Purdue University
610 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907