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Contract Manager

Contract Manager

Lausanne, CH

Lausanne, CH

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Nestlé Research, Lausanne, Switzerland
Company: Société des Produits Nestlé S.A.
Act. Rate: Full-Time, 100%
Type of contract: Permanent contract
5 years of experience in a contract management role
University level education (science and legal training would be a plus)
Fluent in written and oral English
 

Position Summary

 

Nestlé Research is based in Lausanne, Switzerland, employs approximately 1000 people and is comprised of four Nestlé Institutes: Material Sciences; Health Sciences, Food Safety & Analytical Sciences and Packaging Sciences. Please have a tour of our facilities using this link or read more about Nestlé Research at our website

 

You will be part of a team providing contract management services to Nestlé Research's 4 Scientific Institutes, as well as R&D Tours, NR Singapore Hub and the Clinical Development Unit at Nestlé Research.
 

A day in the life of a Contract Manager

 

  • Advise and support contract owners and support them with the creation, issuing, negotiating and amending contracts
  • Advise and support contract owners and other stakeholders across all levels of the Organisation
  • Utilizing legal expertise as and when necessary, including ensuring alignment with IP protection plans
  • System maintenance and reporting utilizing digital tools
  • Process improvement & Training
     

What will make you successful

 

  • 5 years of experience in a contract management role
  • University level education (science and legal training would be a plus)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, comfortable managing multiple stakeholders at all levels of the organisation
  • Proven ability to negotiate contracts used in the context of an R&D organisation, whilst ensuring consistency with commercial objectives and IP strategy
  • Proactive, service orientated, structured, organized and systematic
  • Fluent in written and oral English
     

 

Nestlé is the world’s largest food and beverage company. It is present in 187 countries around the world, and its 290,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2,000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites like Ninho. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on  www.nestle.com.

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Nestlé Research, Lausanne, Switzerland
Company: Société des Produits Nestlé S.A.
Act. Rate: Full-Time, 100%
Type of contract: Permanent contract
5 years of experience in a contract management role
University level education (science and legal training would be a plus)
Fluent in written and oral English
 

Position Summary

 

Nestlé Research is based in Lausanne, Switzerland, employs approximately 1000 people and is comprised of four Nestlé Institutes: Material Sciences; Health Sciences, Food Safety & Analytical Sciences and Packaging Sciences. Please have a tour of our facilities using this link or read more about Nestlé Research at our website

 

You will be part of a team providing contract management services to Nestlé Research's 4 Scientific Institutes, as well as R&D Tours, NR Singapore Hub and the Clinical Development Unit at Nestlé Research.
 

A day in the life of a Contract Manager

 

  • Advise and support contract owners and support them with the creation, issuing, negotiating and amending contracts
  • Advise and support contract owners and other stakeholders across all levels of the Organisation
  • Utilizing legal expertise as and when necessary, including ensuring alignment with IP protection plans
  • System maintenance and reporting utilizing digital tools
  • Process improvement & Training
     

What will make you successful

 

  • 5 years of experience in a contract management role
  • University level education (science and legal training would be a plus)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, comfortable managing multiple stakeholders at all levels of the organisation
  • Proven ability to negotiate contracts used in the context of an R&D organisation, whilst ensuring consistency with commercial objectives and IP strategy
  • Proactive, service orientated, structured, organized and systematic
  • Fluent in written and oral English
     

 

Nestlé is the world’s largest food and beverage company. It is present in 187 countries around the world, and its 290,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2,000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites like Ninho. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on  www.nestle.com.

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