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US E - Consulting - Delivery Excellence Life Sciences & Healthcare Risk Manager (Enabling Manager) -

Company: Deloitte
Location: Seattle
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary Life Sciences & Healthcare Risk Manager, Enabling Manager - Fulltime Role: Deloitte Consulting LLP's Quality and Risk Management group is seeking a Risk Manager who will be responsible for supporting various Deloitte Consulting projects. Ideal candidates must have extensive experience in risk management, contract review and negotiation and administration of professional services contracts. Ideal candidates will have solid experience understanding the risks and mitigation activities associated with various types of service contracts. Industry focus/experience in the Life Sciences and/or Healthcare sectors is preferred. Work You'll Do General duties include: Guidance and support to senior business leaders within the firm * Works actively with account and project leadership to identify opportunity and delivery risks and develops mitigation strategies to be implemented throughout the engagement lifecycle * Works closely with project teams and the Office of General Counsel * Advises Risk Industry Leader on potential quality and risk management issues within Life Sciences and Healthcare and/or Offering Portfolios * Provides guidance on risk mitigation strategies, contract formation and contract management * Facilitates internal compliance with contract terms, risk management policies and procedures, and management directives Proposals * Facilitates engagement / proposal review process for higher risk engagements and participates in pricing decisions (such as pricing methodology and payment terms) * Coordinates and consults with firm leaders and other stakeholders on Requests for Proposals, Teaming Agreements, and Non Disclosures Agreements * Conducts Risk Consultations for selected higher risk engagements prior to proposal submission * Helps interpret contract requirements and obligations and provides guidance to engagement teams Contract Negotiation * Advises engagement teams in the development of professional services contracts with a primary focus on reducing and mitigating delivery and contractual risks associated with the services being provided * Negotiates professional services contracts with a primary focus on reducing and mitigating delivery and contractual risks associated with the services being provided * Experience in various types of contracts such as MSAs, SOWs, BAAs, NDAs, Data Access and Use Agreements, software licenses and subscription agreements, teaming and alliance agreements is preferred Contract Management * Helps interpret requirements of the contract for project teams to adhere to and implement during project delivery * Monitors compliance with professional standards and contractual obligations * Analyzes and assesses potential impacts associated with contract delivery risks and works with project teams to develop and implement mitigation strategies * Assists in negotiations with clients to resolve contractual issues * Provides guidance to reduce project risks, adjust contract requirements to accommodate changing project circumstances, and manage stakeholder expectations to contractual obligations and agreed upon performance standards * Work with Industry QRM leadership and project teams to identify, escalate as necessary and help resolve project issues. The team Delivery Excellence plays a pivotal role within Deloitte Consulting by partnering with the business to enhance and enable how the practice sells and delivers projects. We promote innovation, drive efficiencies and collaboration, and provide meaningful insights to manage risk and improve the quality in the way we sell and deliver projects. This results in market differentiation, improved client outcomes, and positions our business to navigate the growing complexity in our engagements. Delivery Excellence is seeking innovative, forward-thinking professionals who are energized by bringing ideas to life that help shape and transform how the Consulting practice delivers to clients. Qualifications: * Ability to develop relationships quickly and work closely with executive leadership to understand specific risks/issues and provide guidance and mitigation strategies * Understands fully the sequence and services required to deliver technology implementation projects including various dependencies and other ancillary services * Experience in writing and reviewing SOWs with a focus on incorporating actionable and measurable guidance to address specific risks around delivery execution * Education: BBA/BA/BS in related field, Masters Degree is desirable * Experience Requirements: Minimum 5-7 years of risk management and contract review and negotiation. Technology delivery and implementation services experience beneficial * Industry Experience: Ideal candidates will have experience working in the Life Sciences and/or Healthcare sectors and will possess an understanding of the unique risks affecting the sector(s) * Location: Flexible * Travel Requirements: Willingness and ability to travel approximately 25%, flexibility required based on candidate location and role Other Preferred Skills: * Experience in Consulting field and/or a professional services desirable * Ability to evaluate risks associated with large professional service engagements * Experience in RFP analysis, including contract terms and conditions * Experience and ability to work directly with senior level individuals (internally and externally) * Strong oral and written communication skills * Ability to handle fast paced, multi-task environment * Comfortable working in an independent contributor role as well as part of a team * Ability to work comfortably in a fast-paced, complex, and dynamic environment Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future. #NO22 #DE22 Recruiting tips From developing a stand out resume to putting your best foot forward in the interview, we want you to feel prepared and confident as you explore opportunities at Deloitte. Check out recruiting tips from Deloitte recruiters. Benefits At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. Our people and culture Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture. Professional development From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. As used in this posting, "Deloitte" means Deloitte Consulting LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP. Please see for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. Deloitte will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws. See notices of various ban-the-box laws where available. Requisition code: 62703

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