Iowa State University Negotiator for Industry Contracts in Ames, Iowa
Position Title:Negotiator for Industry Contracts
Job Group:Professional & Scientific
Required Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree
Preferred Qualifications:Experience with and negotiating contracts, such as nondisclosure agreements and material transfer agreementsExperience with university systems related on contracting
The Office of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer at Iowa State University has an opening for a Negotiator within the Industry Contracts Team who will be responsible for managing a portfolio of, material transfer agreements, confidentiality agreements, and possibly some sponsored project contracts and other similar agreements on behalf of Iowa State University. This position will also review and coordinate with other university departments on issues arising from agreements such as export control, purchase of equipment, intellectual property, and other issues that may require input from other university departments.
Specific duties include review of terms and conditions of agreements; ensure compliance with internal policies, University guidelines and government regulations; evaluate amendments to agreements; assist faculty and staff regarding the management and administration of agreements; provide advice to assist with resolving problems and complex issues related to agreements; and draft, negotiate and execute various agreements. The size and complexity of the portfolio will reflect experience level.
This position is benefits eligible.
Number of Months Employed Per Year:12 Month Work Period
Time Type:Part time
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Original Posting Date: March 2, 2021
Posting Close Date:
Job Requisition Number:R4222
Iowa State University (http://www.iastate.edu/) is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities ( AAU ), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 30,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.
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