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Contracts Negotiator

Date: Feb 21, 2021

Location: Exton, PA, US, 19341

Company: Bentley Systems

About Bentley Systems

Bentley Systems (Nasdaq: BSY) is the infrastructure engineering software company. We provide innovative software to advance the world’s infrastructure – sustaining both the global economy and environment. Our industry-leading software solutions are used by professionals, and organizations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, and industrial facilities. Our offerings include MicroStation-based applications for modeling and simulation, ProjectWise for project delivery, AssetWise for asset and network performance, and the iTwin platform for infrastructure digital twins. Bentley Systems employs more than 4,000 colleagues and generates annual revenues of more than $700 million, in 172 countries.


Position Summary:

Are you a contract negotiating professional with 3-5 years of experience? Do you enjoy the challenge of working within a global legal department with colleagues in more than 40 offices? If so, we should talk! We are looking for a Contracts Negotiator, a role based in our Company headquarters in Exton, PA (near Philadelphia).
Day To Day Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing, drafting and negotiating commercial software licensing, consulting and subcontracting agreements and advising on responding to RFPs.
  • Reviewing Purchase Orders and other user terms and conditions for the purchase of software licenses and related services.
  • Work responsibilities that clearly demonstrate attention to detail, time management, and organizational proficiency due to highly complex and fast pace of work environment.
  • Communicating effectively across multiple mediums - phone, in-person, email - as well as in crafting original correspondence with the user community.

What You Bring To The Team:

  • Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skills, ability to communicate clearly and succinctly to a variety of audiences.
  • Demonstrated capability in presenting contract terms, negotiation issues, and risk analysis to key stakeholders and provide recommendations.
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments and engagements concurrently.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with software licensing transactions.
  • Prior in-house experience is a strong plus.
  • Experience with project release procedures and/or contract management system is a plus.
  • J.D. preferred but not required



Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Bentley is an equal opportunity employer and considers for employment all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, religion, national origin, age or any other protected characteristic.  Additional information about your rights as an applicant under the law may be found by clicking here and here.


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Search Firm Disclosure:
Please be aware Bentley is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. This includes any phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Bentley via-email, the Internet (including social media) or in any form and/or method for this specific position in the absence of a written recruiting agreement executed by both you and/or your firm and Bentley will be deemed the sole property of Bentley and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Bentley.


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