• Senior Director of Contracts - Procurement

    Honeywell Phoenix, AZ 85067

    Job #2274589231

  • This is a highly unique opportunity to join a world class Global Contracts COE, which reports directly to the Corporate L&GR function. We are seeking a dynamic AGC/Senior Director of Contracts- Procurement to lead our global procurement contracts team.

    This position is responsible for leading a staff of 40+ contracting professionals providing legal support and contracting expertise to all of our business units, globally. In addition, the successful candidate will lead the organizational transformation aligned to our new global contract lifecycle management tool (Leap) and related transformational processes. The successful candidate is visionary and thinks in terms of the possible in developing our world class organization, processes, tools and metrics.

    The Senior Director of Contracts - Procurement position is also responsible for developing a world class organization, with deep bench talent, redundancies in skill sets and an agnostic model to support each of the businesses. This role requires superior collaboration across multiple businesses and functions with the ability to provide strong strategic leadership and be in the trenches when required. The position reports directly to the Vice President, Global Contracts.

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    Lead global team of procurement contracting professional to provide support on all procurement contracts

    Develop agnostic support model

    Implement full leverage of our new CLM tool, Leap

    Develop world class metrics and analytics

    Develop and maintain strong working relationships with customers at all levels of their organizations.

    Ensure compliance with all laws, corporate policies, regulations and procedures

    Focus on continual improvement in the speed, quality, and simplicity of contract formation and management processes, without compromising compliance.

    YOU MUST HAVE:

    Bachelor's degree

    Juris Doctorate, LLM, MBA or other related graduate degrees

    Minimum 7 years of experience in contract management, governance, or learning fields.

    WE VALUE:

    Experience developing or leading standardization initiatives

    Experience in leading extensive process automation or similar function transformation projects

    Change agent mindset with ability to make decisions with limited information or situational ambiguity

    Experience leading global teams

    Demonstrated ability to influence and deal tactfully and confidentially with peers and customers in a dynamic environment (e.g., Lead Contract Negotiator in complex pursuit, Contracts lead in M&A transaction, etc.)

    Superior written and verbal communication skills

    Integrity and strong focus on compliance with internal standards and policies

    Sound business judgment, strong independent problem solving and analytical skills

    Ability to prioritize projects and coordinate multiple tasks within time constraints

    Ability to analyze and interpret contract legal and commercial terms

    Demonstrated knowledge of contract administration and management

    Six Sigma Greenbelt certification preferred

    MS Office literacy

    Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.