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Contract Manager

Company: Ultragenyx Pharmaceuticals
Location: Novato
Posted on: January 9, 2021

Job Description:

Why Join Us?Be a hero for our rare disease patientsUltragenyx is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing novel therapies for the treatment of rare and ultra-rare genetic diseases. The company has rapidly built a diverse portfolio of small molecule, monoclonal antibody, mRNA and gene therapy candidates with the potential to address debilitating genetic diseases for which the unmet medical need is high, the biology for treatment is clear, and for which there are typically no approved therapies treating the underlying disease. Developing new treatments for rare genetic diseases is challenging work. It takes courage, talent, and dedication to look past the easy answers and uncover new solutions that can make a meaningful impact. At Ultragenyx we push each other to perform at our very best, because we never lose sight of our mission --- to make a difference in our patients--- lives.Come join our team during this exciting time of growth and opportunities During the COVID-19 Outbreak we are committed to our hiring process. The health and safety of our employees and prospective employees take priority which means at this time our process will include WebEx video discussions, interviews & onboarding.Position Summaryultradedicated --- Your biggest challenges yield rare possibilitiesReporting to the Senior Counsel, Head of Contracts, the Contracts Manager will lead and provide support to specific clients in drafting, negotiating, and analyzing contracts of higher complexity or impact to the organization. This role may be located in Brisbane or Novato, CA. For non-Bay area candidates, may consider remote work location, but local candidates highly preferred. Responsibilities including, but not limited to:Collaborate with business functions to draft and negotiate a wide variety of complex contracts including but not limited to: master service agreements, standalone agreements, work orders, change orders, amendments, distribution, manufacturing and supply agreements as neededManage contract template process, including systematic reviews of templates and playbooks, and incorporate best contracting practices and provisionsRespond to complex inquiries regarding contract obligations and revisionsCommunicate and present information to stakeholders about all contract-related mattersIdentify risks and issues, suggest alternatives that lead to the best solutionDevelop and implement improvements to the contracting process and ongoing complianceMonitor agreements throughout the contract life cycle for price increases, product launches, appropriate approvals, expirations, etc.Advise internal teams of company processes, contract status, and make recommendations based on company policies and standardsWork with Legal attorneys, Compliance and other business functions to ensure that templates are in compliance with legal requirements and best practicesWork on other legal projects as neededRequirements:Bachelor---s degree required; JD or paralegal certification a plus5 years of direct contract experienceBiotech / Pharmaceutical Industry a plusExperience with Contract Management systemsLI-CV1Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital and veteran status. Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and for qualified disabled veterans in job application procedures, as required by applicable law. If you have any difficulty using our online application system and need an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact Talent Acquisition by calling: (415) 483-8800 or by emailing us at talentacquisitionultragenyx.com. For electronic email and mail inquiries, please include a description of your requested accommodation, your name and contact information.See our CCPA Employee and Applicant Privacy Notice.See our Privacy Policy.Note to External Recruiters: All candidate activity and open positions are managed strictly through our Human Resources Department. Our Human Resources Department kindly requests that recruiters not contact employees/hiring managers directly in an attempt to solicit business and present candidates. Please note that failure to comply with this request will be a factor in determining a professional relationship with our organization. Submission of unsolicited resumes prior to an agreement set in place between the Human Resources Department and the recruiting agency will not create any implied obligation. Inquiries on developing a recruiting relationship with us, may be directed to: talentacquisitionultragenyx.com.Novato, CA; Brisbane, CA; or Remote /Ultragenyx --- Legal /Full-time

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