The Contracts Department is divided into several different groups including the Central Proposal Office, the Pricing Group, Contract Administration, the Data Group, the Credit Group, and Government Property Administration.
Objectives of this Role:
Serve as a Transactional Attorney providing legal advice on research contracts in a high-volume deadline-driven environment
Daily and Monthly Responsibilities:
Review research contracts for terms and conditions
Provide legal analysis of issues
Provide legal advice and guidance on conflict of interest issues
support the negotiation of contract terms and conditions
Research legal issues
Develop and conduct educational programs and write correspondence and other documents related to transactional and conflict of interest matters; prepare contract templates
Provide legal position on contract risks to Executive Management and Institute staff
Coordinate with General Counsel as needed
Requires a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree with license to practice law in the state of Texas and a membership in the State of Texas Bar Association
Minimum of 2 years of legal experience in the area of contractual matters
Government contracting experience is beneficial
A valid/clear driver's license is required
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.
Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas
For information about SwRI's benefits, please review our Benefits Brochure.
An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disabled/Veteran
Committed to Diversity in the Workplace
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