Contracts Counsel

  • Shoreview, MN 55126, USA
  • Sep 02, 2021

Job Description

Req ID#: 14163BR Description Deluxe is hiring a contract strategy attorney to be part of our historic transformation. This individual will be responsible for leading the Contract Strategy team, which oversees the contract lifecycle management for the enterprise and supports the overall business strategy of Deluxe. In this role, you will work closely with the sales and sourcing organizations in drafting and/or reviewing a wide range of contracts and end-user agreements. This is an exciting opportunity to join a world-class team and work in a vibrant and healthy organization. Accountabilities: Negotiate, draft, review, and revise contracts with customers and strategic vendors and suppliers. Lead and manage the contract strategy process, including improving the existing framework and procedures for drafting, executing, storing, and maintaining customer and vendor contracts. Manage the Contract Strategy function, including providing advice and regular feedback to and aiding in the development of team members. Provide practical legal advice that aligns with overall business strategies, including ability to be nimble and navigate the varying risk appetites of the business. Required: JD, outstanding academic credentials and an active license to practice law Minimum of four-five years’ experience Demonstrated understanding of drafting, negotiating, and analyzing complex commercial contracts Strong analytical and problem-solving skills Familiarity with a wide-range of commercial legal agreements Strong business and legal acumen Ability to balance team and individual responsibilities Keen ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously without sacrificing quality or client service Experience in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while managing shifting priorities Effective communicator who can build positive business relationships and work well in a collaborative, cross-functional environment High energy performer who is self-motivated, self-directed, focused, results-oriented and innovative Preferred: Large firm experience strongly preferred Prior supervisory or management experience helpful Active Minnesota license to practice law is strongly preferred Deluxe Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, sex, age, ethnic or national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or presentation, pregnancy, genetics, veteran status or any other status protected by state or federal law. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Please view the electronic EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement which serves to inform you of your equal employment opportunity protections as part of the application process. Department: Legal Remote Work Location: No Employment Type: Mid Full Time/Part Time: Full Time Shift Type: Traditional

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