We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Assistant General Counsel- General Contracts & Supply Chain.
In this role, the successful candidate will provide independent, competent, timely legal advice and assistance to NYU Langone Health in the area of Supply Chain Management (SCM) and the Medical Centers Information Technology Department (MCIT). The Assistant General Counsel will work closely and under the direction of the Associate General Counsel & Director (Supply Chain, MCIT and Pharmacy) to manage the contracting workload and processes for SCM and MCIT and other legal activities for NYU Langone Health System (Health System).
Serve as the primary attorney for SCM Corporate division, including reviewing, drafting and negotiating, as necessary, all commercial contracts for the acquisition of goods and services, including service contracts in support of Human Resources;
Provide legal review, advice and drafting in negotiating commercial contracts for SCM Clinical division, such as purchase, rental, services, consignment and evaluation agreements for the Health System including the Faculty Practice Groups (FGPs);
Provide legal advice in relation to applicability of anti-kickback statute and regulations in contracting matters;
Demonstrate knowledge of the organization core values and incorporate them in the performance of duties;
Provide legal review, advice and drafting in negotiating software licenses, SAAS and technology agreements for MCIT.
Upon request, provide legal advice to other departments of the Medical Center on contract matters and interpretation.
Review and revise policies, procedures and training materials as needed.
Develop and update templates and support the implementation of the template library of contract provisions for purchase of services and goods in an academic medical center.
Develop training materials and provide legal training to the SCM and MCIT departments in general contracts principles and in the use of the templates.
Support implementation of contract management tool with SCM and MCIT, in collaboration with the Director for Enterprise Contracts Management.
Maintain current knowledge of laws, regulations and case decisions that bear on contracting in the health care and biomedical research contexts.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
To qualify you must have a Admission to the NY Bar with at least five years experience in broad-based business contracting, which must include experience in system and software licensing and IT contracting. Experience in health care and/or academic medical centers is highly preferred as well as knowledge and applicability of anti-kickback statute and regulations in contracting matters; pro-active, effective oral, written communication skills and the ability to work collegially with diverse personnel.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.