The contract manager oversees the contract administration staff and is responsible for contract review and negotiating and drafting any manner of agreements, including procurement and service contracts and leases. This position works closely with lawyers and contracts personnel to review and draft legal agreements and addendums. Candidates must have strong technical knowledge of all aspects of internal contract management software programs, as well as an understanding of the business and business needs. A bachelor's degree in business, finance or a related field is required, and a juris doctor (JD) is preferred. Reviewing contracts for ambiguities and contemplating potential outcomes and creative solutionsProviding technical guidance to lawyers and paralegals involved in negotiations Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your contract manager staffing needs.
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Salary for Contract Manager (10+ years experience)
$74,000 - $116,750
25th percentile
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Contract Manager, 4-9 Years' Experience $66,000 $82,750 $100,750 Contract Administrator, 1-3 Years' Experience $58,500 $69,500 $86,750
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