Fiserv Contract Specialist Sr in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Position Description

What does a great Senior Contract Specialist do?

You’re the kind of person who enjoys contract drafting, organizing, process improvements and efficiencies. As a Senior Contract Specialist, you can look forward to providing commercial technology contract related support, contract drafting, document management and facilitation of contract execution in support of sales executives and account managers.

A great Senior Contract Specialist ensures Account Executives and clients receive accurate proposals and agreements for all Fiserv licensed products and services. You will impact both client satisfaction and help Fiserv reach our financial targets by assisting clients with selecting the best solutions to address the financial needs of their customers. You will gain product knowledge, company knowledge, and problem solving skills. This role will give you the experience and exposure to grow personally and professionally through an opportunity to work with a dedicated team of professionals.

You will provide meaningful contributions to the group by:

  • Reviewing client or vender redlines/ comments/ issues and suggesting alternative language/ responses

  • Drafting language, often based upon contracting standards and clause banks

  • Identifying and escalates potential risks, makes recommendations for resolution

  • Working with account executives/sales to verify terms

  • Responding to contractual questions from clients (internal and external)

  • Providing contract interpretation to internal clients as needed

  • Assisting with research projects

  • Drafting client contracts, typically on Fiserv templates, but may be on client/vendor paper

  • Substantive participation in negotiations and business calls

  • Providing input into negotiating/ contracting strategy

  • Applying Fiserv standard legal and business positions in drafting and negotiation

  • Providing input into formulation of Fiserv standard legal and business positions

The above statements are intended only to describe the general nature of the job, and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of position responsibilities.

Basic qualifications for consideration:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and five (5) years of relevant contract/ legal experience

  • Negotiation experience is required

  • Strong written, verbal and analytical skills

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and demanding environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills, team player

  • Strong organizational skills, detail oriented

  • Strong computer proficiency with a variety of software applications, including MS-Office Suite and PDF software and excellent typing skills

Preferred qualifications for consideration:

  • Experience drafting various technology contracts, including software licenses and SaaS agreements

  • Strong interpersonal skills; team player

  • Strong organizational skills; detail oriented

  • Effective time management

Travel required :

Minimal. 1-2 trips per year for Legal Department meetings.

Who We Are:

The Fiserv legal department is large group of professionals supporting the needs of our internal and external clients. This role will provide administrative and processing support to the legal team, made up of lawyers and contract specialists, specifically providing support to our bank solutions sales teams.

Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Vet.

Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Vet. Visit http://www.careers.fiserv.com/eeo for more information.