Contracts Specialist
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Contracts Specialist
Ref No.: 18-02087
Location: New York, New York
Global Financial Firm has a Contract Opportunity in NYC

• Work with counsel representing global regions in order to plan and implement the most appropriate legal framework for that region.
• Liaise with local counsel in approximately 51 countries to derive an understanding of local contractual requirements and ensure the local approach is consistent with the regional approach.
• Identify, develop and document processes to help govern the solution post contract execution.
• Qualify the approach with a wider local stakeholder group, including country COOs, country Data Protection Officers and regional compliance officers.
• Lead the draft, negotiation and execution of IGSAs (Intra Group Service Agreements), Schedule of Services and, if required, manage the inclusion of new contractual requirements into the new vendor contract via the contract team.
• Translate regulatory guidance (derived from local contacts) into specific contractual deliverables.
• Contribute to the preparation of reporting for regulators as required.
• Investigate and respond to ad hoc queries by executive boards.
• Contract management such as track and organise multiple contract changes and versions throughout the entire contract phase.
• Assist GP (Global Purchasing) with high value contract presentation materials
• Administrative responsibilities, including managing calendars, taking minutes/notes during commercial negotiations and tracking contractual changes

Knowledge of banking organizational and regulatory requirements and Vendor Risk Management obligations