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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 158,000 employees in 79 countries and annual sales of € 41.5 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all over the world - but we always work together. We have over 200 years experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that's right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Contracts Analyst
thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp,
Location Atlanta

We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.
 
thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

Your responsibilities

thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation is seeking a Contacts Analyst to join our team in Atlanta, GA. This role is responsible for assisting in the day to day operations of the department protecting thyssenkrupp's interests in the areas of liability, payment terms, lien rights, and other objectionable language. 

Essential Job Functions

  • Uses high level analytical skills and/or abilities to visually review customer contracts, terms, and general conditions for legal interpretation, problem areas, etc. Prepares amendments incorporating business/judgments decisions into language satisfactory to protect thyssenKrupp’s interests.  Assists in training new personnel, including educating branch personnel regarding certain legal matters that may impact company operations.   
  • Uses moderate to high level analytical skills and/or abilities to review/approve/improve contractual language for bids/contracts to be submitted by field offices. Advises field office of exceptions/clarifications to be taken.  Requires use of oral and written communication. 
  • Executes contracts, amendments, bids, and quoted repair documents.
  • Uses relatively high degree of concentration to make and receive phone calls regarding negotiations of amended contract terms and contract interpretations utilizing moderate/high level of business judgment for closure of negotiated items. Requires use of oral and written communication. 
  • Receives, visually reviews, and sends miscellaneous correspondence to and from customers, external and internal. Requires use of personal computer. 
  • Uses moderate level of concentration to assist staff with areas of concern by utilizing case studies, internal reports and policy enforcement.
  • Performs other various job duties as may be assigned.

Your profile

Education Requirements 

Bachelor's degree or equivalent with training in accounting and business and/or contact law

Work Experience Requirements

  • Five or more years work experience in contract analysis and administration in construction related industry
  • Requires knowledge of business and contract law
  • Ability to speak and write in a clear and understandable manner for internal/external relations
  • Understand complex verbal and written instructions
  • Understand data processing applications
  • Requires relatively high degree of concentration and attention to detail
  • Ability to negotiate acceptable contract language approximately 80% of time

Physical Demands: The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.
 
thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

Your responsibilities

thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation is seeking a Contacts Analyst to join our team in Atlanta, GA. This role is responsible for assisting in the day to day operations of the department protecting thyssenkrupp's interests in the areas of liability, payment terms, lien rights, and other objectionable language. 

Essential Job Functions

  • Uses high level analytical skills and/or abilities to visually review customer contracts, terms, and general conditions for legal interpretation, problem areas, etc. Prepares amendments incorporating business/judgments decisions into language satisfactory to protect thyssenKrupp’s interests.  Assists in training new personnel, including educating branch personnel regarding certain legal matters that may impact company operations.   
  • Uses moderate to high level analytical skills and/or abilities to review/approve/improve contractual language for bids/contracts to be submitted by field offices. Advises field office of exceptions/clarifications to be taken.  Requires use of oral and written communication. 
  • Executes contracts, amendments, bids, and quoted repair documents.
  • Uses relatively high degree of concentration to make and receive phone calls regarding negotiations of amended contract terms and contract interpretations utilizing moderate/high level of business judgment for closure of negotiated items. Requires use of oral and written communication. 
  • Receives, visually reviews, and sends miscellaneous correspondence to and from customers, external and internal. Requires use of personal computer. 
  • Uses moderate level of concentration to assist staff with areas of concern by utilizing case studies, internal reports and policy enforcement.
  • Performs other various job duties as may be assigned.
Your profile

Education Requirements 

Bachelor's degree or equivalent with training in accounting and business and/or contact law

Work Experience Requirements

  • Five or more years work experience in contract analysis and administration in construction related industry
  • Requires knowledge of business and contract law
  • Ability to speak and write in a clear and understandable manner for internal/external relations
  • Understand complex verbal and written instructions
  • Understand data processing applications
  • Requires relatively high degree of concentration and attention to detail
  • Ability to negotiate acceptable contract language approximately 80% of time

Physical Demands: The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.