What’s the role?

We are currently seeking an experienced Contracts Attorney with review and redlining experience to join our client, a Big 4 professional service firm, on an exciting project.

Your day-to-day activities will include

  • Review and redline contracts to identify deviations from standard language outlined in the playbooks.
  • Assist Commercial Teams with their negotiations of the contracts with counterparties.
  • Work with client’s stakeholders to secure and document necessary approvals for the contracts.
  • Assist with assembling, analyzing, and documenting facts for engagement matters.
  • Assist in executing engagement workflow and administration.
  • Assist with imaging, media processing, document tracking, and chain of custody requirements.
  • Support for engagement software access and troubleshooting.
  • Assist in preparing reports based on business issues and facts being analyzed.
  • Participate in the review of contracts and other documents following instructions and guidelines provided by [defined term for Deloitte] and its client.
  • Participate in document review requiring legal training and education including substantive relevancy, issue coding, privilege and redaction review as per engagement needs.
  • Assist in performing quality control activities for document review as needed.

What knowledge, skills & experience we need

  • ALTA Certificate essential
  • Bar Admission essential
  • JD Degree essential
  • Assist Commercial Teams with their negotiations of the contracts with counterparties.
  • Work with client’s stakeholders to secure and document necessary approvals for the contracts.
  • Excellent contract review skills.
  • Excellent understanding of sell side/ buy side contracts and clauses.
  • Excellent attention to details and ability to review contract language against playbooks and identify deviations.
  • Excellent ability to work and coordinate tasks with multiple stakeholders such as Legal, Finance, Procurement, etc.
  • Previous contract negotiation experience preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills at native English speaker level proficiency.
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced environment.
  • Excellent team player.
  • Advanced in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically MS Word and MS Excel

Next steps

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Tell me more

  • Location: Various locations - Jersey, Detroit, Chicago, Austin
  • Rate: up to $50 per hour (40 hours per week)
  • Work Pattern: Standard business hours
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: 1-month initial contract