We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Assistant General Counsel - Control and Supply Chain.
The primary responsibility of this role is to provide competent, timely legal advice, assistance and service to NYULH. Particular areas of responsibility include Supply Chain agreements. The Assistant General Counsel (Control & Supply Chain) will work closely and under direction of the Associate General Counsel (Control & Supply Chain) to manage and coordinate legal activities and contracts specifically in relation to Supply Chain and IT. This role will work under the supervision and direction of the Associate General Counsel of Supply Chain Management.
Provide legal review, advice, drafting, and assistance in negotiating commercial contracts for clinical and corporate divisions of Supply Chain and provide legal advice in relation to applicability of anti-kickback statute and regulations in contracting matters.
Provide legal advice upon request by other departments of the Medical Center involved in purchasing activities on contract matters and interpretation.
Review and revise policies, procedures and training materials as needed.
Develop 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 Medical Center Information Technology department in general contracts principles and in the use of the templates.
Support implementation of contract management tool (Selectica) within SCM, 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.
Must have 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.
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.