Robert Half International LEGAL AFFAIRS SPECIALIST CONTRACTS ANALYST in Chicago, Illinois

Junior Contacts Manager is a key role within the Business and Legal Affairs (BALA) team that is responsible for ensuring a fast, efficient and consistent turnaround time for Global Location Based Experiences and International Consumer Products for deals across all territories worldwide whilst providing the business with a high level of professional service at all times. Reporting to Contracts Manager, and providing support to Senior Contracts Managers, Senior Counsel and VP as/when required. ? Independently managing, drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts for licensing deals (merchandise, content and promotions) for business groups across the international region, as required, for Senior Contracts Manager?s review and approval; ? Autonomously drafting NDAs, notices, termination letters, consent letters, customs and authorization letters, and other correspondence; ? Drafting, and generally assisting Contracts Manager with, LBE deals as required; ? Tracking milestones and related matters for global LBE deals; ? Maintaining and updating internal reference resources for LBE and CP, including relating to onboarding and training materials; ? Liaising with global operations team to track and manage deal status and related reporting; ? Carrying out due diligence for LBE and CP deals and reporting clearly on findings to BALA, Compliance and Commercial teams; managing organization and distribution of signed CP contracts and coordinating with systems/operations team ? Performing research, assisting with sightings/counterfeit, debt collection and litigation matters as required; ? Maintaining relationships with internal stakeholders, agents and licensees; and maintaining templates and suggesting updates. ? Creating new templates, as requested, for Senior Counsel?s review and approval; creating, maintaining and circulating BALA reports as required; ? Assisting Senior Contacts Managers, Senior Counsel and/or VP of BALA on special projects as/when instructed; and providing administrative support from time to time as required by manager and other senior team members. ? assisting other Junior Contracts Managers as required and helping to supervise BALA Intern; If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your resume to AND ASAP

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

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Req ID: 01300-9501600563

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Chicago

Postal Code: 60611

Compensation: $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 per year

Requirements: Additional Qualifications ? 1-3 years? experience working in-house preferred, but will consider applicants from private practice background that have had 3+ years? experience managing own transactional matters and dealing directly with clients; ? Keen ability to analyze and interpret documents and written communications; ? Strong problem-solving skills, relying on business and contract experience; ? Strong attention to detail; ? Self-starter with excellent time management and organizational skills; ? Accuracy and speed to ensure fast and efficient turnaround times; ? Able to work well under pressure; ? Able to work well both independently and with other team members, other internal departments, agents and licensees; ? Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly across different cultures and languages; If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your resume to AND ASAP