Responsible to manage Contract management systems which includes CDAs, Consultancy Agreements, Vendor Agreement, MSA and other contracts of similar complexity level in direct contact with the business clients and with Global Legal.
Supports other Legal projects such as Legal research, Due-diligence, pre litigation support, document review, etc.
Support Compliance and Operational related activities involving compliance risk analysis, compliance audit readiness, Compliance monitoring and reporting and working on internal tool maintained by Novartis to enable the compliance operations.
Supports Legal functions and provide value to business, drive predictability through legal reporting and analysis, invoice and payment support, Vendor Management/verification.
Responsible to support the team to handle business clients and contacts (at global and local levels) with limited supervision by Team Lead/Manager
Complies with and support group’s project management tool, standards, policies and initiatives
Follow and tracks key deliverable and milestones for assigned projects and maintains records for all assigned projects, supports optimization of current processes and/or introduction of new or modified processes and drive design and enhancement of existing services / deliverables.
Education: Law Degree LLB /LLM
Experience/Skills: 3 to 4 years of overall work experience
Proficiency in contract management, redlining, drafting, due diligence and negotiation skills
Strong team player who is dynamic and result oriented
Strong legal aptitude with focus on contracts. Strong Business focus and customer centric approach.
Strong and proactive and proven ability to provide legal acumen/ judgement to enhance decision making
Good project management skills and ability to manage multiple stakeholders effectively