What you’ll be doing...

Operational Assurance (OA) is accountable for the governance of operational risk across the VBG organization.

As a Manager-Risk Management for Contract Analytics & Compliance in OA, the candidate will be tasked with analyzing contract data to identify real and potential financial, operational, legal, regulatory or reputational risks and will partner with business unit leaders to identify and mitigate risks facing the business unit.The selected candidate will leverage contract analytic tools to identify high risk contract terms and will reviews to ensure compliance, inform the business, maximize revenue opportunities and reduce business costs.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Work with Legal, Sales, Finance and other business areas to understand requirements and build custom analytic policies in contract analytics software(Seal software)that analyze complex contracts and obligations based on an understanding of contract provisions, requirements and service level agreements.
  • Educate VBG end users of Seal on best practices for optimizing the tool.
  • Identify strategic contract analytics use cases across VBG that will improve efficiency in the business and deliver a strong ROI.
  • Leverage Qlik to develop custom reports for analysis and data validation.
  • Identify critical contract language to answer routine contract questions more efficiently (e.g. contract end date, volume commitments, underutilization charges, credits, early termination fees).
  • Identify duplicate and/or conflicting provisions across contracts, templates, and playbooks.
  • Perform a range of “gap analysis” reviews, e.g., between customized and standard versions of service terms or older and current versions of service terms.
  • Actively support the contract digitization aspect of a unified customer profile by making strategic recommendations based on available data.

This position can be located in any valid Verizon location.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Four or more years of experience with business intelligence tools (such as Tableau, Cognos, Qlik) and contract management & analysis tools (such as Seal Software, Apttus, ContractLogix, Icertis Contract Management, etc.), including business/technical functionality
  • Four or more years of experience in contract provisions and their impact from a legal, financial and business perspective
  • Four or more years of experience in developing reports and dashboards for business users
  • Strong communication skills as demonstrated by an ability to interpret, document and explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels of the organization

Even better if you have:

  • A degree
  • Detail-oriented approach, excellent follow through, ability to multi-task, manage projects in a collaborative environment
  • Experience with operations, billing, contract negotiation, or contract management
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, MS Visio, MS Project, MS SQL Server, and Google Suite
  • Experience with Qlik reporting platform
  • Prior experience using Python or R
  • Experience preparing and delivering training on complex tools to non-technical end-users
  • Quantitative and analytical skills, including ability to conduct research, analyze data, and use tools effectively to develop models and drive analyses
  • Ability to engage and influence large teams and functional leaders
  • Excellent presentation skills, including ability to create presentations using MS Power Point and experience presenting to all levels of an organization

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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