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Contract Manager

Date: 05-Jan-2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel

Job Responsibilities

  • Draft, negotiate, review, prepare and advise on all aspects of IG’s commercial contracts with regional associates, partners, consultants and vendors for key business initiatives
  • Liaise and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to obtain and address feedback on commercial contracts and operational issues
  • Prepare, review and negotiate non-disclosure agreements and memorandums of understanding with potential business partners and consultants across the region
  • Ensure compliance with Singtel’s contract and other corporate policies and seek deviation approvals where necessary
  • On all standard and non-standard contracts, provide redlined recommendations and negotiate directly with counterparty’s attorneys or business staff until consensus is reached
  • Maintain contractual records systematically and trigger contract discussion with stakeholders before expiry
  • Maintain records of contractual terms, policy deviations and ensure consistency across partners
  • Develop framework and processes to track the fulfilment of contractual terms and conditions within designated timelines
  • Develop and implement procedures for contract retention, management and administration in compliance with the Singtel’s policy and ensure organizational memory is retained within Singtel
  • Work with Legal, Finance, Treasury, Risk Management and Regulatory teams to ensure adherence to broader legal, finance and risk requirements and Singtel’s corporate policies.
  • Ensure that signed contracts are communicated to all relevant parties to provide contract visibility and awareness
  • Handle on-going contract issues and change management, provide interpretation to support implementation and recommend changes and best practices

 

The Ideal Candidate should possess the following:

 

  • Law Degree and/or Contract Management Qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years post-qualifying transactional experience in a law firm or in a fast-paced corporate legal group or contract management experience in the IT industry or other relevant industries.
  • Possesses good knowledge of relevant laws.
  • Demonstrated business /commercial acumen and ability to drive successful outcomes.
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Effective problem- solving skills
  • Analytical thinker
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills