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Manager/Sr. Manager- Contracts

Job ID: R0072519 Location: Karnataka, India
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Bangalore, India

In fast changing markets, customers worldwide rely on Thales. Thales is a business where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space, our achitects design innovative solutions that make our tomorrow's possible.

Thales has been present in India since 1953 and has a wholly-owned Indian subsidiary Thales India Pvt Ltd. Headquartered in New Delhi, the company has other operational offices and sites in Gurugram, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai, among others. Over 600 employees are working with Thales and its joint ventures in India. Since the beginning, Thales has been playing an essential role in India’s growth story by sharing its technologies and expertise in Defence, Transport, Aerospace and Security markets.

Contract Management

The purpose of contract management is to ensure that the contractual commitments undertaken by the company are relevant and consistent; are clearly described; are ethical; and are well understood by those tasked with delivering them. It is also to ensure strict compliance of the company with these commitments and ascertaining that contractual commitments towards Thales are completed as well. It encompasses the following activities:

  • Analysis and review of customer non-technical requirements
  • Analysis and review of customer’s obligations
  • Delivering the Legal Analysis for bids
  • Supporting the group entities for bids with country of destination India.
  • Supporting the Capture/Bid team in negotiations with the customer
  • Supporting the Purchasing Department in negotiations with key suppliers and subcontractors by ensuring appropriate flow-down of terms and conditions to the supply chain.
  • Development of the Contract Baseline. Ensuring members of the Project team are fully briefed on all material elements of the contract and understand their roles and responsibilities for supporting efficient contract management

Skills Required

  • The Job Holder shall have a minimum of ten (10) to twelve (12) years professional experience as in-house lawyer providing support to business in an international environment.
  • He/She shall have a perfect command of English language.
  • He/She shall be autonomous, self-confident, teamwork capable, well organized and have an interest for multi-cultural environments.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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