Contracts Specialist (6-Month Contract)
Who We Are:
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Since our founding in 2020, Cart.com’s one-of-a-kind e-commerce platform has quickly redefined how brands operate online. With our end-to-end world-class tools and services, we empower brands to manage their stores, find more customers, and deliver their products in one seamless experience. It is our mission to give brands the same capabilities as the world's largest retailers so they can do more of what they love—getting their great products into the hands of amazing customers.
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WE ARE OBSESSED WITH BRANDS: We live for brands and are fanatical about their success.
WE THINK BEYOND THE BOX: We explore new ideas and discover creative solutions. We think openly about how to serve brands and solve problems.
WE DON'T GIVE UP: No one expected this to be easy. We are resilient— we dig in and keep going.
WE SPEAK UP: Every person here has an obligation to question norms, voice concerns, and offer their perspective.
WE WORK TOGETHER: We work with integrity and respect, ask for help, and extend the same help to others.
WE ARE HUMAN: Our people are our biggest strength. We have fun and make real connections with one another and with the brands we serve.
This position is open to applicants or individuals who are located in or willing to move to AZ, CO, FL, GA, IL, IN, MD, NV, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, UT.
This is a 6 month full-time temporary role.
As a Contracts Specialist you will report into the Director of Contracts and work closely a small contracts team and with the General Counsel. You will play a key role in managing contracts from drafting to negotiating to finalizing the agreement as you work closely with people across all departments at Cart.com. In addition, you will also negotiate directly with Cart.com’s vendors and customers.
What You’ll Do:
Review incoming internal requests for proposals, proposal requirements, terms and conditions for acceptability and compliance with company policies and procedures.
Review, draft (from scratch or from a form template) and negotiate contracts, including master service agreements, consulting agreements, maintenance and support agreements, vendor agreements, non-disclosure agreements, SOWs, amendments, change orders, NDAs and other agreements.
Coordinate with key stakeholders on contract terms, prioritization, and execution.
Assure that contractual terms and provisions comply with corporate processes, guidelines, policies, and applicable law
Work cross-functionally with various business units.
Contribute to the development and implementation of contract management systems and processes.
Identify and escalate non-standard, complex matters to appropriate internal resources.
Develop and update internal contract templates and forms.
Work alongside the General Counsel in the review, management and resolution of contracting issues.
Ensure proper execution, filing, and reporting of all agreements within company systems.
Who You Are:
You have strong working knowledge of commercial contracts.
You possess strong interpersonal and communication skills.
You possess negotiation skills.
You can multi-task well and establish priorities.
You are able to work independently and collaboratively.
You are highly adaptable and resourceful.
Self-motivated and work well in a fast-paced environment.
A first class communicator advanced level interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
Customer focused mentality to both internal and external customers contacts.
What You’ve Done:
Current and/or past experience within a start up or small/mid sized Tech, SAAS, or E-Commerce company
At least 3 years of professional experience in a contracts role where you reviewed, drafted, and negotiated SAAS, e-commerce, or technology contracts
2+ yrs of direct contract negotiation experience
Direct experience within an in house corporate legal team
Experience in a support role where you have successfully maintained client facing and internal stakeholder relationships and communications.
Experience in a role that required you to professionally manage confidential information.
Project management experience where you multi-tasked across high-volume projects while maintaining a high level of organization and detail
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience
Nice to Haves:
Experience managing a document management solution.
Experience developing templates and implementing processes within the contracts life-cycle.
Currently, Cart.com does not intend to hire candidates who will need, now or in the future, Cart.com sponsorship through any non-immigrant visa category such as the H-1B, H-1B1, E-3, O-1, or TN.
All hiring is contingent on eligibility to work in the United States. We are unable to sponsor or transfer visas for applicants.
Cart.com is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.