Office of General Counsel, Contract Manager, Deloitte Global General Counsel

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Date: Nov 24, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: Permanent 
Reference code: 119443   
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto, ON 

 

Our Purpose

 

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

 

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

 

  • Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness. 
  • Experience a firm where wellness matters.
  • Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality


Do you thrive on developing creative and innovative insights to solve complex challenges? Want to work on next-generation, cutting edge products and services that deliver outstanding value and that are global in vision and scope? Work with premier thought leaders in your field? Work for a world-class organization that provides an exceptional career experience with an inclusive and collaborative culture?
 

What will your typical day look like?

 

We are looking for a bright, top-performing, highly motivated contracts manager to join the legal team at Deloitte Global. An ideal candidate is someone who is a fast learner, is willing to roll up their sleeves and work collaboratively with a wide variety of business stakeholders, and takes initiative to identify and solve problems.

 

This Contracts Manager role provides an excellent opportunity to learn about and support many aspects of Deloitte’s business. The position requires the individual to support the attorneys in the Technology and Shared Services teams of DTTL OGC with a wide variety of contracting and other legal matters.

 

Illustrative responsibilities include:

 

  • Analyzing, reviewing and/or revising confidentiality agreements, subscription agreements, business associate agreements, subcontracting agreements, online terms and conditions, and various other documents.
  • Designing contracting workflow, including managing contracting inbox, contract data entry, and contract reporting and analysis
  • Serving as first-level point of contact for contracting queries and working with practitioners in Deloitte
  • Global to analyze issues, provide possible approaches for addressing issues or obtain additional relevant information.
  • Negotiating various agreements with Deloitte Member Firms, vendors, other third parties, and their respective representatives.
  • Reviewing materials related to contests and sweepstakes.
  • Drafting documents and correspondence.
  • Performing legal research utilizing legal reference publications, computer databases and other tools.
  • Handling specialized administrative functions, such as entering information into electronic databases and files maintained and utilized by OGC and organizes and maintains files subject to attorney client privilege relating to legal matters.
  • Performing other functions such as proofreading, redlining, preparing indices for documents, maintaining and updating form files, and organizing and maintaining reference materials and databases.
  • Performing other job-related duties as assigned.

About the team

 

You are someone with:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 7+ years’ experience at a law firm or in-house legal department.
  • Experience supporting vendor management/third party governance programs.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Experience reviewing and negotiating contracts and managing contracting processes.
  • Experience improving contracting processes and making them more efficient.
  • Expert in Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Excel and contract lifecycle management tools.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications (written and oral) skills.
  • Accustomed to applying independent judgment, performing under pressure, and meeting deadlines, and working in a fast-paced global environment.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

 

Our promise to our people: Deloitte is where potential comes to life.

 

Be yourself, and more.

We are a group of talented people who want to learn, gain experience, and develop skills. Wherever you are in your career, we want you to advance.

You shape how we make impact.

Diverse perspectives and life experiences make us better. Whoever you are and wherever you’re from, we want you to feel like you belong here. We provide flexible working options to support you and how you can contribute. Be the leader you want to be.

Be the leader you want to be

Some guide teams, some change culture, some build essential expertise. We offer opportunities and experiences that support your continuing growth as a leader.

Have as many careers as you want.

We are uniquely able to offer you new challenges and roles – and prepare you for them. We bring together people with unique experiences and talents, and we are the place to develop a lasting network of friends, peers, and mentors. Our TVP is about relationships – between leaders and their people, the firm and its people, peers, and within in our communities.

The next step is yours

 

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action PlanReconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

We encourage you to connect with us at accessiblecareers@deloitte.ca if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.
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