Contract Analyst at RELX in Chicago, Illinois

Posted in Other 11 days ago.





Job Description:

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We're using tools to unlock value and answer important questions.


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And we're HIRING - join us at Knowable!



Contract Analyst:



Our Project team handles complex, high-profile projects for Fortune 500 companies who are undergoing mergers, spin-offs, or legacy contract review. The team is an industrious group of people who have a passion for efficiency, technology, and forward thinking when it comes to structured data!


We are seeking new talent to join us in our mission!


Our Contract Analysts are at the forefront of each project, reading, reviewing, analyzing, extracting, and coding contracts for our clients. These agreements are usually substantive as well as intellectually challenging, which makes a great learning opportunity for people who want more exposure to commercial agreements.


We are currently looking to meet new people who would be interested in being a part of upcoming projects. If this sounds like a fit, we would love to meet you!



Responsibilities:



  • Reading complex agreements, including commercial and vendor documents with meticulous attention to detail, while analyzing and identifying key information

  • Reviewing and analyzing a large volume of contracts efficiently and accurately, working diligently with the team to maintain best quality work product

  • Being a team player and working with Project Managers to meet on-time deliverables and support project budgets and deadlines

  • Maintaining excellent communication skills and a professional and warm approach






Qualifications:



  • A law degree (Juris Doctor or LLM)

  • Knowledge of and/or appetite for contractual agreements, including commercial, vendor, financial, banking, licensing, sales, procurement, leases .... well, it can really run the gamut

  • Close attention to detail and ability to work quickly while reading and reviewing a large volume of contracts, without sacrificing quality

  • Critical thinking skills that will aid you in your journey to analyze and digest dense material

  • Effective written and verbal communication in a remote setting

  • Proficiency with computer software, including online review tools and the Microsoft Office suite; ability to learn proprietary programs

  • A high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment are always appreciated

  • Previous contract review experience is a plus but not required; recent graduates as well as those who are eager to learn are encouraged to apply.






Details:



Location: Remote review
Hours: 40 hours a week
Comp: $30/hour
Type of role: Temporary W-2


We hope to hear from you!


Learn more about us and see our other open positions on our website at https://www.knowable.com/



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Knowable's approach to due diligence and integration activities is designed to unlock the value embedded in contract and answer the questions that matter most.


Knowable's clients, including many of the most sophisticated and frequent corporate transactors in the world, know that a more strategic approach to contract diligence increases deal value. We agree!

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