Enterprise Contracts Officer: University of Southampton

Research and Innovation Services is looking to expand on its consultancy and enterprise capability to meet increasing demand. We are therefore looking for two Enterprise Contracts Officers to join our successful team to support the review, analysis, drafting and negotiation of contract documents for the management of our consultancy and enterprise activities. 

You will be responsible for the contract management support to a diverse portfolio of consultancy projects and our specialist enterprise units. You will also have responsibility for due diligence checks and rights clearance prior to commercialisation of the University’s intellectual property. You will possess commercial acumen, pragmatism and a good understanding of commercial contracts to enable deals to be concluded in a timely manner whilst looking out for the University's best interests. Commercially astute and technologically aware, you will work with world-class researchers, entrepreneurs, and global partners and ensure that appropriate legal agreements are put in place, taking responsibility of your own portfolio of contracts.

Closing date: 
Friday, January 15, 2021
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