Law : Commercial Contracts Attorney


Your Rohde & Schwarz recruiting team is looking forward to receiving your application.

Columbia (Maryland), Southeast, Mid Atlantic, Northeast, South Central, Midwest, Pacific Northwest (USA)
Entry level
Employment Type
Full-time, unlimited
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Your tasks

  • • Draft, negotiate and interpret commercial contracts between RSNA and its customers and resellers, including customer sales agreements, reseller agreements, master product purchase agreements. • Write, analyze and respond to requests for proposal or quote. Advise internal stakeholders on contractual, operational and legal risks, and options for mitigation. • Negotiate customer orders under existing master agreements. • Ensure compliance with Global Directives, corporate policies, contract provisions and regulatory requirements. • Prepare and review business correspondence with customers and coordinate with functional departments to ensure contract performance. • Maintain accurate and complete contract files. • Collaborate with contract team to ensure accuracy and completeness of work from a technical perspective. • Support the legal team’s continuous improvement efforts through the development and refinement of playbooks, policies, templates, and processes; coordinate training and awareness activities to implement and improve adoption of processes and best practices. • Research, analyze and provide an executive summary on a broad range of complex legal, contractual and regulatory matters to support the company’s business initiatives. Provide accurate and timely advice to a diverse, cross-functional group of internal clients. • Work with Trade Compliance department regarding end-user certificates and other export administration tasks. • Use of software platforms (i.e., Microsoft Office, SharePoint, Deltek, SAP) as needed to perform tasks.

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Your qualifications

  • • Juris Doctor degree and bar admission to any State. • A minimum of 5-10 years’ relevant experience, preferably working with a large law firm and/or in-house. • Ability to solve problems analytically that leads to creative and pragmatic solutions to business challenges. • Takes initiative to deal with situations and issues proactively and persistently, driving the negotiations through to contract execution. • Negotiator who seeks to resolve different perspectives or matters of dispute by discovering shared interests and finding mutually acceptable solutions. • Ability to work in a conscientious, consistent and thorough manner with attention to detail and accuracy. • Able to adapt in order to work effectively in ambiguous or changing situations, and with diverse individuals and groups. • Listens and communicates openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus. • High integrity with strong business acumen and good judgment. • Ability to work well in a team environment and independently. • U.S. person capable of receiving export-controlled data. • Ability to travel approximately 10% of the time. • Hybrid work from home / office environment or possibly remote. • Preferred skills - Uniform Commercial Code and U.S. export regulations.


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Our offer

  • Flexible working hour models

    Flexible working hour models

  • Training & continuing education

    Training & continuing education

  • Privately owned company

    Privately owned company

  • Promoting innovation

    Promoting innovation

  • Long-term & attractive work environment

    Long-term & attractive work environment

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