Senior Analyst, Legal Contracts
Senior Analyst, Legal Contracts – (Loveland, Colorado, USA)At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion. Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.This position will be part of an outstanding legal team supporting the Retail division of Nutrien located in Loveland, Colorado and will report to Legal Counsel. As the Senior Legal Contracts Analyst with direct responsibility for the management of the Retail division’s contracts and property functions, this position will be the primary point of contact for all such matters and will handle complex issues regarding such matters, including negotiating and drafting contracts. This position requires travel. What you will do:Act as the primary contact for the Contracts and Property Departments within the Legal Department Draft and administer agreements related to real property matters and contracts of various types for a variety of internal business clients with minimal supervision“First chair” negotiations of complex contracts directly with attorneys and counterpartiesAssess contractual and commercial risk and effectively communicate these exposures to internal business clients, including executives and company decision makersDevelop and maintain contract templates, playbooks, best practices, and training initiatives Collaborate with supporting legal department team members, including managing and delegation of workflows and identifying training opportunitiesEnsure contracts and real property matters are completed in accordance with company policies, including limits of authority policies, legal requirements and client specifications and timingWork with various stakeholders to resolve issues, secure approvals, and ensure successful contract executionWork collaboratively with other departments to develop company policies or make modifications and updates to current policiesManage and “own” contracts management database, including maintenance, updates and access of and to same by internal and external stakeholdersTrack and approve external legal expenditures Perform trainings for the business on legal compliance requirementsOwnership of a variety of high-visibility projects for the Legal DepartmentAssist legal counsel, as needed What you will bring:Bachelor’s degree or equivalent job-related experience5-8 years of experience in legal environment, preferably with a large global company or law firm, as a corporate paralegal or contracts managerParalegal certificate would be considered a strong assetStrong knowledge of contract management and negotiation principlesExperience drafting and negotiating contracts with minimal supervisionHigh proficiency in reading comprehension of legal terms and conditionsStrong legal writing, critical thinking and analytical skillsAdvanced MS Word and Adobe Pro skills, including experience with edit tracking software (such as, Workshare Compare)Ownership mindsetExcellent organizational skills and attention to detailSelf-motivated and results orientedA strong customer service focus for both internal and external stakeholders Strong interpersonal and management skills with the ability to build rapport and work successfully with othersAbility to handle confidential information sensitively and discreetlyAbility to work well under pressure and meet strict deadlinesAbility to work independently and as a team memberEnjoys fast-paced environment and continual learningAre you a good match? Apply today!Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristicsThis job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.To stay connected to us and for the latest job postings and news, follow us on: LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter **EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteranApply for this job.