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Working as a Senior Contract Manager, you will manage, negotiate, monitor and source vendor contracts/sub-contracts.  You will be responsible for providing interpretation of terms and conditions of contractual obligations as well as negotiate contract modifications, follow-up quotations, revisions, and terms and conditions with vendors.  You will be responsible for performance management of the supplier.  This position manages and supports key initiatives across the business.
 
This position may be responsible for contributing to AT&T's compliance with environmental laws and regulations as applicable to its job function. This may include, but is not limited to, work related to fuel tanks, emergency and stand-by generators, boilers, hazardous waste, hazardous materials, batteries, manholes and vaults, water wells, linear and other construction projects, water discharge, or air emissions.
 
Additional Responsibilities:
  • Review and administer long-term and/or blanket purchase contracts
  • Commercial contract issues, negotiations and/or administration of licensing agreements including renewal, new business, invoicing, credit holds, receivable issues and consolidations
  • Supplier Performance Management (working wtih operational teams and supplier to manage and optimize performance across the business).
  • Administer contracts in accordance with company and customer policies and procedures, provide interpretation and analysis of contract documents and review and evaluate customer requests for changes in or revisions of contracts that involve technical specifications, cost, or schedule impact on the company
  • Assist in the development of long- and short-term objectives to ensure that programs and efforts are directed toward achieving company goals
  • May initiate corrective action to assure objectives are met and assist in the establishment and administration of unit policies, procedures and systems
  • Key Participation and ownership in the development and management of goals and budgets for area of responsibility.
  • Work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors and exercise judgment in selecting methods and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
  • Supporting data driven analysis and outcomes.  Utlizing various data analytics tools and other software programs
  • The Senior Contract Manager typically reports into the 3rd Level of Management

Additional qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Procurement, other engineering or technical fields
  • 5 years+ of direct experience in field or related technical disciplines
  • Experience with varoius data analytics and other software programs
  • 5-7 years+ supplier performance management, negotiations experience.

REQ ID: 077CHADHA077


Required Qualifications:
  • Five or more years experience in management of strategic supplier relationships and contracts
  • Ability to manage intense workload with short timeframes
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
 Desired Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Business Administration or Procurement
  • Graduate degree (MBA, Paralegal cert.) preferred or CPM
  • Understanding of complex contractual terms and conditions
  • Business, cost management and quality experience
  • Structured process orientated approach

AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws


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