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Legal Staff Paralegal in Seattle, WA

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Company name

Kaiser Permanente

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Contract Law

Years of Experience

5-15 yrs required


Seattle, WA

Date Last Verified

Jan 19,2018

Posted on

Jan 18,2018

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Senior Contract Officer The candidate will lead the development and planning of legal strategies that meet the goals of Contract Administration within the Institute. Will be accountable for the contractual status of GHRI including the development and maintenance of its legal systems, templates and standards of performance. Represents the institute in contractual negotiations with federal agencies, industry, healthcare and educational research institutions. Accountable for the legal and business aspects of contractual obligations of GHRI and compliance with statutory and federal regulations. Liaises with Group Health Legal department to assure effective and efficient interfaces between GHRI scientific programs and Group Health legal policies. Responsible for the preparation and negotiation of all contracts for industry sponsored research licensing and other agreements as well as the review, negotiation and approval of non-standard federal and non-federal contracts.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s Degree Business, Public Administration or other relevant fields. Master’s Degree Business, Law, Public Administration or other relevant fields is preferred. Must have 5+ years of experience : Developing and negotiating complex legal agreements in a variety of settings including business, government, specializing in research administration. Must have Business, law and 15 years working directly in contract development, and negotiation in both federal and private sectors. 10 Years of Demonstrated extensive business and/or financial management experience in the area of pre-law, contract administration, corporate purchasing, and business administration. Proven and demonstrated experience in contract analysis, development and execution is preferred. Demonstrated experience in negotiating contract terms and working closely with organization’s contracted personnel is preferred. Demonstrated experience with oversight, evaluation and/or implementation of contract management systems is preferred.

Additional info

J2W code: GHR1

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kaiser Permanente
201 16th Ave. E
Seattle, WA 98112