Bank of America Sourcing/Supply Chain Attorney in Charlotte, North Carolina

Job Description:

Sourcing/Supply Chain attorney with strong background negotiating and managing purchasing agreements in a corporate or banking environment.

Role Description:

  • Support the bank’s Global Procurement client base in the United States, with some support of global extensions of U.S.-based transactions

  • Provide daily advice and negotiation assistance on new contracts and advise on issues relating to existing contracts

  • Participate in negotiations and contract drafting as requested

  • Advise on contract interpretation and disputes

  • Manage outside counsel

  • Develop network of internal support partners providing expertise in various subject matters

  • Provide support on special projects as requested

  • Advise other bank lawyers and lines of business on matters of law, policy, procedure and contracting affecting vendor selection, contracting and management

Enterprise Description:

Provides general legal counsel. Prepares legal contracts and documents under the direction of more senior attorneys. Conducts legal research. In representing the Bank, responsibilities will typically be limited to less complex and serious actions. Individuals in this position typically have up to six years of experience since admission to the Bar.

Qualifications:

  • 4-5 years relevant experience

  • Licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction

  • Experience negotiating and drafting corporate purchasing contracts or general corporate contracts

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required – a significant part of the function is directly advising clients

  • Thrives in a fast-paced, multifaceted environment

  • Self-starter is a must

  • Client focused, emphasis on prompt delivery of quality services

  • Adaptable; responds positively to change

  • Able to quickly identify key issues and separate the noise

Posting Date : 08/07/2017

Location : US-NC-Charlotte

Travel : Yes, 5% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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