Senior Contract Advisor

SAN ANTONIO (SAT)

Brief Summary

We are seeking multiple level of Contract Advisors for a client in San Antonio, Texas. For immediate consideration, email resume to: RECRUITING@MILLGROUPUSA.COM Overview Responsible for designing sourcing solutions, negotiating agreements and managing relationships to optimize return and mitigate risk for CLIENT. Leads value generation sourcing and profitability improvement initiatives to enable business leaders to supplement the workforce, scale business operations, deliver operating efficiencies, and better serve our members through global service providers. Serves as the primary interface to assigned customers for all third party needs across the sourcing process, including planning, sourcing and post award support of third party product and service contracts. Provides customer consultation often involving complex third-party matters including sourcing alternatives and solutions. Collaborates with Supplier Governance teams, enterprise functions and business resources to optimize CLIENT's use of third parties. Leads and influences change in the face of complexity and ambiguity. Requirements: • Bachelor's degree (4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree). • 4+ years of experience with strategic and highly complex contract management to include drafting and negotiating contracts • 4+ years contract negotiation skills and experience • 4+ years in-depth understanding of legal terms while dealing with contractor terms and conditions. • Experience with sourcing, category management, supplier management, and/or contract management. • At least 3 years of experience leading cross-functional teams or projects requiring strong collaboration, facilitation, and negotiation skills. • Experience leveraging analytical skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office products and other software to be used to develop analysis, charts and/or supporting documentation. • Subject-matter-expert knowledge in Microsoft Office tools and applicable business software. • Relevant certifications (e.g., Leadership, Supply Chain, Six Sigma, etc.).