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Robert Half International Contracts Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Description If you are actively seeking a new opportunity as a Contracts Manager, look no further than this greatlong-term temporary role via Robert Half Legal. Managing and re-negotiating contracts, along with maintaining vendor subcontracts and agreements, will be vital to the Contracts Manager position. Further responsibilities of the Contracts Manager will include drafting contracts and managing other assignments. This Contracts Manager opportunity will be located in the Chicago, Illinois area and will be a long-term temporary position. Apply today and learn more about this exciting role.

What you get to do every single day

  • Formulate contractual provisions and administer contract proposals

  • Control and maintain contracts database

  • Improve and manage contract repositories

  • Arbitrate and outsource contracts

  • Examine and draft legal agreements (vendor agreements, NDAs, evaluation agreements)

  • Support and organize contract templates; obtain signatures on contracts

  • Govern the complete life cycle of the Company's contracts (from initial request to final signature and contract distribution)

  • Take care of internal and external requests on status of contracts Requirements - Less than one year of experience preferred

  • Previous experience in handling confidential business matters and information with discretion

  • Uphold company's detail oriented standards in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed

  • Capacity to work effectively and cross-functionally, think practically and be solution-oriented

  • Able to work across teams and gain consensus of a group of individuals

  • Oversee the process for reviewing and drafting non-disclosure agreements, including software evaluation and licensing agreements

    • Competent computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software, as well as databases and customer database systems
  • Bachelor's degree

  • Commercial Contracts experience

  • Bare strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

  • Skilled in analytical, quantitative and social skills

This is an excellent opportunity for you to take the next step in your legal career and become part of a dynamic, growing company. If you are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment, we want to hear from you!

Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with remote or on-site jobs on a full-time, project and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide teams for complex projects, including litigation, eDiscovery, data privacy, and mergers and acquisitions.

Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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