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U.S. Bank.

Manager of Procurement Contract Services

U.S. Bank. - Minneapolis, MN

Manager of Procurement Contract Services

U.S. Bank



Job #660685260

The Procurement Contract Services Manager

has responsibility for leading a team focused on drafting, negotiating and preparing for execution, for all types of third party contracts including high spend, high risk third party agreements.

Contracts being negotiated are valued up to $50 million on an annual basis. The types of contracts being negotiated are for general services, software, temporary staffing, consulting, non-disclosure agreements, travel services and complex systems and hardware.


Construct a contract services strategy that will deliver the greatest value to US Bank according to US Bank’s goals and objectives.

Demonstrate subject matter expertise regarding applicable contract laws, rules, regulations and internal compliance policies.

Develop the contract services team members to maximize their value to US Bank and provide them with a challenging and rewarding work environment that maximizes their potential.

Recommend business practice and process changes that will improve the work flow, engagement with our internal stakeholders and create more effective relationships, resulting in greater value.

Oversight into ensuring the Third Party Contracting Policy is followed along with Contract Services processes and procedures.

Strengthen alignment with internal customers through collaborative communication

Mentoring team members on complex negotiations, legal drafting, problem solving and compliance policies and procedures

Position is office based in Richfield, MN


Basic Qualifications:

Undergraduate degree in business, finance, supply chain management or logistics AND a Juris Doctor

3-5 years of related experience with contract services and negotiation

1-3 years of managerial/supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong legal background in contract drafting and negotiation

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and listen well

Understanding of different sourcing and negotiating methodologies

Ability to delegate effectively and lead team members

Strong critical thinking skills for interpretation of laws, rules, regulation, policies and procedures

Comfort and poise working at many different levels across an organization

Creative problem-solving and opportunity identification experience. Ability to think strategically and identify business practice improvements.

Must have the ability to work effectively with individuals and groups at all levels across the company

Candidate lives within driving distance of our Richfield, MN office location


Accounting / Finance

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U.S. Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating a diverse workforce.

U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

Updated 05/08/2018

12 days 8 hours ago

U.S. Bank.


Manager of Procurement Contract Services U.S. Bank. - Minneapolis, MN, United States


Location: Minneapolis, MN

Company Profile:
U.S. Bancorp is a diversified financial services company with headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota. We offer a comprehensive range of financial products and services to meet the needs of individuals, businesses, institutions and government entities.