KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :
Support the Merger and Acquisitions (M&A), Post Merger Integration (PMI), V&A Procurement Plus, Contracting and Contract Management teams and other Legal Services team as part of the Acquisitions Team independently or with supervision in different geographies
Document and review terms and conditions of different types of agreements (e.g. master agreements, software agreements, statement of works, non-disclosure agreements, proposals, change orders, etc) and other documents relating to various target / acquired companies, in accordance with company policies and procedures, applicable laws, and stakeholders’ requirements.
Interact and coordinate with Accenture M&A Lawyers, PMI Leads and V&A Procurement Plus Leads the revision of data rooms material, in particular executed client and supplier contractual material of target companies
Provide with minimum supervision Contract Management Integration support for new acquired companies (e.g. point of contact : face of Legal for Acquisition team for sales contracting needs;
identify risks, propose / draft solutions; support the business’ compliance with obligations and risk mitigation, support new Accenture executives transition to Accenture’s way of contracting, etc.)
Directly or under supervision liaising with internal stakeholders and deal teams on various legal and commercial issues
Maintain contract / subcontract compliance in line with company policies and procedures and ensures issues are identified and resolved
Independently or with supervision works at smaller engagements and / or works within team at a large, complex engagement.
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EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS :
Bachelor’s degree in Law
Minimum 4 years experience at law firm and / or as in-house counsel
Fluent in English and German, with strong oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of M&A transactions, due diligence revisions, general corporate business practices, commercial contracting regulations, subcontracting practices, accounting and finance principles;
and ability to apply skills creatively to diverse stakeholder needs
Demonstrates knowledge and experience in contracting and contract management matters.
Ability to effectively communicate with colleagues, stakeholders and executives at all levels of the organization
Good time-management, prioritization, organizational, analytical and mathematical skills
Demonstrates ability to consistently undertake contract review and drafting to a reasonable standard with limited external inputs
Displays a high level of responsiveness and follows through on commitments
Detail-oriented, organized, and flexible.
What's in it for you?
Work alongside a team of specialists and access custom trainings that help improve your professional skills
Currently with COVID-19, perform your work remotely
Be part of a team with strong sense of togetherness and work in a relaxed environment where whatever the problem might be, there is always a solution for it
Access to a global network of knowledge and resources
Continuous learning and exposure to a disruptive business and new challenges
An attractive benefits package including meal tickets, life insurance, private medical services, private pension account, gym & library subscription and other.