South Jersey Industries Senior Contract Manager in Folsom, New Jersey
SJI is seeking a Senior Contract Specialist for its NJ headquarters. The role will provide comprehensive management of contracts and all related processes. The position will provide opportunity leadership for cost savings, process improvements, and functional modifications to all areas the role impacts. The role will be a team leader within the Vendor Management Organization and demonstrate guidance at all levels of the organization.
Review/assess contract language and business terms against business unit and corporate objectives and requirementsÂ
Redline/draft proposed modifications to contract language as appropriateÂ
Define contract negotiation strategies, conduct contract negotiations, manage contracts throughout the contract lifecycleÂ
Facilitate the development, review, approval and execution of master agreements, outsourcing agreements, license agreements, amendments, statements of work, change orders/requests, contract schedules/addendums, etc.Â
Identify savings and synergy opportunities as applicable
Perform contract interpretation as assignedÂ
Resolve post-execution contract related issues/disputes as assignedÂ
Engage/Work with Legal Counsel as appropriate in accordance with corporate policy to develop and incorporate legal protections into company contractsÂ
Record and track all executed contract transactions, track and report on planned, in-process and executed contractsÂ
Develop relationships with, and act as a liaison between, applicable business area stakeholders andÂ across the organizationÂ
Communicate and enforce corporate contracting and vendor management policiesÂ
Perform and/or support other contract and vendor management projects/duties as assignedÂ
â¢ Bachelorâs degree with 5 years of relevant experience, or;â¢ Masterâs degree with 3 years of relevant experience.â¢ Equivalent work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
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If you're looking to make an impact, South Jersey Industries is the perfect place. For interns, college graduates, or experienced professionals, at South Jersey Industries we look for enthusiastic, talented professionals at every level of our enterprise. From call center representatives with excellent people skills to engineers with the vision and expertise to design tomorrowâs energy infrastructure, we know that our people fuel our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for every facet of our business. Explore the possibilities. You'll be sure to find an opportunity that piques your interest.
We are committed to developing and implementing innovative projects that increase energy efficiency and save clients money
We provide an opportunity to build a successful and rewarding career in a variety of functional business areas
We foster individual talents and abilities while promoting the value of teamwork
Our culture prepares you for a lifetime of learning and professional development
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries. SJI Utilities, SJI's regulated natural gas utility business, delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to approximately 690,000 South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas customers in New Jersey and Maryland. SJI's non-utility businesses within South Jersey Energy Solutions promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by providing customized wholesale commodity marketing and fuel management services; and developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities. SJI Midstream houses the company's interest in the PennEast Pipeline Project . For more information about SJI and its subsidiaries , click here. (http://www.sjindustries.com/)