Position Summary

DELOITTE PROCUREMENT ATTORNEY

Deloitte LLP is the U.S. member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and services are provided by the subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP (Deloitte & Touche LLP, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, Deloitte Tax LLP and their subsidiaries), and not by Deloitte LLP. The subsidiaries of the U.S. member firm are among the nation's leading professional services firms, providing audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services through nearly 40,000 people in more than 90 cities. Known as employers of choice for innovative human resources programs, they are dedicated to helping their clients and people excel.

Work you’ll do

Deloitte LLP is searching for an attorney to specialize in vendor contracting to support its Government and Public Services (GPS) focused business practices. 

Responsibilities

  • Draft, review, and negotiate vendor contracts, primarily technology-related agreements, such as license agreements, hosting agreements, software development agreements, SaaS, and managed service provider agreements.
  • Advise and provide solutions to internal business clients serving GPS industry-based clients on issues specific to vendor contracting and relationships.
  • Provide legal advice regarding negotiation strategies, contractual terms, intellectual property matters, supplier relations and compliance matters.
  • Work with colleagues and other Deloitte personnel to identify and mitigate risks.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Experience Requirements

  • 4 – 6 years of experience as a practicing attorney, preferably in a leading law firm and/or large in-house department.
  • 2+ years of focused legal practice in analysis, review, drafting and negotiating complex vendor contracts.
  • Experience with technology-related agreements, such as license agreements, software development agreements, hosting agreements, and SaaS.
  • Experience with intellectual property-related issues that arise in the context of supplier agreements.
  • Experience advising various stakeholders on contractual and other transactional matters, preferably regarding procurement-related issues.
  • Experience in negotiating data licenses, artificial intelligence and machine learning agreements is not required but a plus.
  • Expertise in federal government contracts law, including FAR, DFARS, federal procurement statutes and regulations, and/or knowledge of state and local government procurement rules is not required but a plus.

Educational Requirements

  • Law degree.

Other Requirements

  • Active member of a U.S. State bar.
  • Aptitude for learning. Must be able to quickly understand trends in vendor contracting generally.
  • Exceptional negotiating skills.
  • Business acumen with a solution-oriented approach.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Able to work in a high-pressure environment with short deadlines, as required.
  • Limited immigration sponsorship may be available.

As used in this posting, “Deloitte” means Deloitte LLP. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Our people and culture

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Learn more about our commitment to developing our people.


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