This candidate will assist the in-house Lawyer in the daily management and administration of the Association’s contracts (drafting, negotiating and revising contracts) in close collaboration with the responsible Dpt Science Executives.
Manage the contracts for the Association, throughout their life-cycle : drafting, negotiating and revising contracts such as consultancy services agreements, research contracts, collaboration agreements and non-disclosure agreements, in close collaboration with the responsible Concawe Science Executive.
Analyzing and interpreting complex contract terms and conditions, advising on their impact and associated risk.
Evaluating and negotiating ownership of and access to intellectual property
Provide ad-hoc legal support to the Secretariat on contract issues
Administer, maintain and update the Association’s contracts database
Education & Experience
Minimum of 2-years experience in a similar role in an international company or law firm
Have good legal English drafting skills
Have strong co-ordination and negotiation skills with an eye for detail
Skills & Competencies
Fluent in English
Good oral and written communication skills
Flexible, diplomatic, with good cultural sensitivity
Able to work independently with problem solving approach
Able to respect deadlines and tight timing