Contract Specialist IV

Job#: 2027342

Job Description:

Essential Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Negotiate favorable terms and conditions in agreements for Professional Services, software licenses, SaaS/XaaS, data licensing , hardware, telecom, SOWs, Order Forms, etc. with selected contractors and vendors.
- Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders, such as technical leads and legal teams, to ensure that contracts align with project requirements and organizational policies.
- Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in energy technology, industry regulations, and procurement best practices to ensure effective negotiations and contract management.
- Identify opportunities for process improvements and risk mitigation in IT contracting
- Five or more years of increasingly responsible experience in negotiation of agreement for IT Professional Services, Software-as-a-Service, Data, Software, Hardware and Telecommunications.
- Demonstrable experience as an IT Contractor Negotiator responsible for negotiating both commercial and legal terms with minimal supervision and with a strong track record of successful negotiations and contract management.
-In-depth knowledge of IT contracting practices, legal frameworks, and industry standards.
-Excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
-Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to understand complex technical requirements and translate them into contractual terms.
- Bachelors degree in a relevant field, such as business administration, supply chain, or information technology.
-Proficiency in using contract lifecycle management software and tools.
- Ability to communicate in a clear, concise, and coherent manner
- Detail oriented
- Ability to work in and thrive on ambiguity
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
- Ability to self-manage with conflicting priorities and demands on time
- Ability to work with minimal supervision and guidance









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Houston, TX, US

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Date Posted:
May 6, 2024