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Job Summary

  • Singapore
  • Permanent
  • BBBH833080
  • Nov 03, 2022
  • Competitive
Job Description

MMK Talent Solutions is hiring a Contracts Manager for a leading award winning IT Health tech agency who will be responsible for contracts negotiations with a strong knowledge in Commercial law

We are hiring for a HealthTech client and the candidates are expected to work with both public and private sector partners across the Health & Biomedical Sciences ecosystem. Areas of focus would include the following

  • Orchestrate national level signature programmes that add value to Singapore's health and economic priorities in a sustainable manner
  • Review, define and catalyse key national enablers that will support Singapore health and biomedical sciences ecosystem
  • Partner with several Divisions to develop research programmes and/or systematic methodologies that can support/define key R&D needs, based on health system priorities. This can then impact/inform programme and policy development, implementation, and deployment.

Role Description
As a Contracts Senior Manager, you will serve as the primary contact for contract negotiations and be responsible for managing the contracting process of the project, which involves preparing, reviewing, negotiating and executing range of contracts. This person would also need to work closely with legal counsels, contract managers and various public and private sector stakeholders to facilitate successful contracting processes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Engage various stakeholders (government, academic research and industry) to develop and execute the contracts in a timely manner
  • Analyse contracts to identify risks, liabilities or gaps. Work closely with stakeholders to resolve contractual issues in timely manner.
  • Responsible for ensuring that contract amendments and reviews are monitored, gathered and acted upon as appropriate.
  • Ensure that contract documentation is carried out systematically, e.g. assist to set up system to maintain contractual records and ensure adequate processes and policies are in place; proper filing of all contractual documents (hardcopy and softcopy)

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 7-10 years of working experience in a professional contract role, Minimum Degree in related discipline.
  • Paralegal experience and/or commercial law and technology transfer certification, or equivalent work experience would be advantageous.
  • Strong knowledge of research contracting terms, good understanding of data privacy laws (Singapore and International); and appreciation of the local health and biomedical research ecosystem.
  • Good contract negotiation skills and a collaborative, solutions-oriented approach and strong communication skills
  • Critical thinking skills, identify business, legal and financial implications of the different contracts.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with an eye for detail.
  • Versatile in working independently as well as an effective team player

Smitha Karanth
EA Licence No: 11C5502 | EAP Registration No: R22105417


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Smitha Karanth
Smitha Karanth
  • Talent Partner