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Associate Contracts Manager, Commercial Transactions

Associate Contracts Manager, Commercial Transactions

Job ID 
557169
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
7/11/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Finance & Accounting
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Work hard, have fun and make history with Amazon’s tax team. The Tax Commercial Transactions team is in need of a smart and motivated paralegal to assist with coordinating agreement approvals, tracking documents, document management, locating and updating contract related information, maintaining and producing status reports for various projects, among other things.

The ideal candidate has the ability to know what is needed and who will step in right away in to assist. This person will identify and implement process improvements, and will effectively work cross-functionally with the tax, legal and business teams. The candidate must have an attention to detail, the ability to follow tasks through to completion and the determination to identify and drive global process improvements. This person will also be a highly skilled and effective communicator.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 10+ years of experience as a contracts manager or paralegal

Preferred Qualifications

  • Paralegal certificate
  • Knowledge of maintaining SharePoint documents
  • Previous in-house legal experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel are essential, and general comfort with learning new programs and software
  • Strong written and oral communication skills are important, as are the desire and aptitude to learn new concepts on the job
  • Strong attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
  • Experience creating scalable processes and workflows
  • Team player with the ability to work effectively in high-energy, rapidly evolving organization
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