Corporate Contracts Paralegal - posted 8/29/19

Corporate Contracts Paralegal - posted 8/29/19

Company Name: 
Valvoline
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Lexington
KY
Salary Range: 
Competitive base and bonus
Job Summary: 
  • Supporting legal review of procurement documents including contract negotiations and drafting
  • Reviewing, evaluating, and redlining proposed supplier agreements
  • Drafting supplier agreements to fulfill business terms
  • Overseeing procurement contract template database and contract clause library
  • Negotiating with suppliers on key business terms
  • Working with internal stakeholders in evaluating risk
  • Working with internal stakeholders to interpret contract clauses including assistance in dispute resolution
Requirements or Qualifications: 

What You’ll Need

Bachelor's Degree

Minimum three years of experience negotiating and drafting procurement contracts, either in a national or regional law firm or in-house for a business
Paralegal certification

Excellent computer skills, with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Must be authorized to work in the U.S. 
What Will Set You Apart

  • Experience managing contract templates and clause repositories
  • Corporate experience ideal
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills with a commitment to meeting deadlines
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with Save members of other departments in order to support the functions
  • Ability to manage a heavy workload and prioritize multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • Confidence to be a self-starter with ability to work autonomously while functioning well in a collaborative team environment
Application Process: 
Selection Criteria: 
Additional Information: 
Applicants please submit directly to mindy.whittington@valvoline.com