Accenture Transaction Contracting Associate Manager in Canada

Title: Transaction Contracting Associate Manager Location: Canada-Canada Job Number: 00575882

Professionals in our Corporate Functions run and manage Accenture’s internal operations and all activities across our business, from finance, HR and legal to workplace management, operations and marketing and communications. They are the engine that powers Accenture, enabling us to provide the capabilities and expertise that clients need to help them become high-performance businesses.

Job Summary:

Review, draft and negotiate several types of contractual agreements, including: master services agreements, consulting agreements, statements of work, outsourcing agreements, licensing agreements, software as a service agreements, letters of intent, memorandums of understanding, contract amendments, subcontract agreements and requests for proposals. Assist more senior level Transaction Contracting Professionals in managing more complex Transaction work within a fast-moving corporate environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategize with company executives prior to client negotiations

  • Structure client transactions to be most advantageous from a contracting and business perspective

  • Advise and consult company professionals based on accurate interpretation of contract documents and the facts of a business opportunity

  • Participate in developing internal guidelines, toolkits, and packaged knowledge capital on various legal and business issues

  • Educate company professionals in regard to contracting and risk management issues

  • Represent the company’s interests and interface directly with client negotiating teams

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant industry experience in consulting, technology, systems integration, digital services, software and/or outsourcing

  • Minimum of 4 years of contracting experience in a fast-paced corporate environment is essential

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience resolving, drafting for, and negotiating, complex legal and business issues

  • Proven ability to efficiently manage a large volume of complex transactions

  • Experience in independently managing and drafting transactional documents and correspondence

  • Understanding of intellectual property and privacy issues as they apply to consulting, systems integration, digital and outsourcing transactions

  • Experience in digital offerings and licensing would be an asset

  • Understand basic principles of Finance, Accounting, Marketing, and Management

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Able to present alternatives and proposed solutions

  • Responsive and follows through on commitments

  • Strong time management, prioritization, and organizational skills

  • Ability to apply judgment to broaden influence

  • Demonstratedleadership, teamwork and collaboration in professional setting; either militaryor civilian

Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law. Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.

We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.

It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 442,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com at http://www.accenture.com/ .

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