MasterCard Manager, Legal Services - Contract Services in O'Fallon, Missouri
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Manager, Legal Services - Contract Services
The GBSC (Global Business Services Center) is the shared services organization for Mastercard. Consistent with the One LFI model, GBSC is partnering with the Law and Franchise Integrity team to build a legal shared services function. The GBSC team is predominantly co-located in a collaborative working environment in the heart of the MasterCard Technology Operations headquartered in St. Louis, MO. Select regional hubs exist to provide additional scale and agility. The GBSC provides services to all regions and all business units spanning 50 countries.
The Manager, Contract Services serves on a team of contract negotiators within the broader GBSC Legal Services team. Reporting to the Director, Contract Services, this position will perform end to end contract services and be accountable for delivering positive customer experiences and efficient business results.
Does the pursuit of excellence appeal to you?
Are you committed to customer service?
Do you enjoy solving legal and business problems?
Are you passionate about identifying and implementing process improvements?
If so, keep reading as this might be the perfect role for you.
You will perform end to end contract preparation and execution processes for assigned portfolio of transactions, beginning with receipt of requests for contract generation through contract signature
Receive contract requests and conduct triage to ensure adherence to established business policies, processes and procedures
Review, draft and negotiate routine vendor and commercial contracts including confidentiality/non-disclosure agreements, software license agreements and related support service agreements, consulting services agreements, and other agreements routinely used in financial and information technology service sectors
Ensure that all agreements are prepared, revised and executed in consultation with the business unit client and other subject matter experts, and in accordance with approved policies and playbooks
Analyze contract requirements, special provisions, terms and conditions to ensure compliance with appropriate laws, regulations, policies and procedures
Provide superior customer service according to the GBSC standards in terms of quality, response time, resolution time and adhering to Service Level Objectives
All About You:
JD required. Admitted to practice in at least one US jurisdiction
Excellent legal and business acumen, strong analytical and problem solving skills
Demonstrated ability to manage workloads involving tasks of varying priority and complexity
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with emphasis on collaborating with key legal and business stakeholders to negotiate and confirm legal and business contract terms
Highly advanced negotiation skills
Ability to recognize when to escalate and when to exercise independent judgement and discretion in reviewing/ negotiating contracts
Experience initiating and managing improvement in areas of customer legal support by leveraging process metrics and customer feedback
Demonstrated strength in customer focused service orientation
Knowledge of European, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, Latin and Caribbean legal systems a plus
Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-62333