Legal and Commercial Contract Manager in Dusseldorf, Germany


Who We Are

Kyndryl is a market leader that thinks and acts like a start-up. We design, build, manage, and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. So why work at Kyndryl? We are always moving forward – always pushing ourselves to go further in our efforts to build a more equitable, inclusive world for our employees, our customers, and our communities.

The Role

First point of contact for all contract issues supporting internally Client Partner Executives and Delivery Partner Executives in interaction with responsible functions and stakeholders of customers. Furthermore, you’re involved in the commercial topics related to the contract management. Close cooperation with Delivery Partner Executives and Transition Managers to ensure legal compliance with contractual obligations and address contract breaches, especially during the transition period and after the go live. Ensuring contract management in the projects and accounts for which you are responsible, including drafting, updating and negotiating of new contracts, change requests and request for services. Implementing a clear strategy for management and enforcement of claims, managing internal preparations for negotiations and leading negotiations with customers and suppliers.

Who You Are

Fully qualified German lawyer with above-average examinations (preferably with a PhD). First professional experience, ideally in the field of commercial and corporate law (fresh graduates are also welcome to apply) and/or an insight to regulated industries. Interest and proven affinity in the IT field are an advantage. Very good communication skills with ability to adapt communication style to the target audience. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to establish trusted long-term relationships with customers including key decision makers. Fluency in German and English.

Being You

Diversity is a whole lot more than what we look like or where we come from, it’s how we think and who we are. We welcome people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences. But we’re not doing it single-handily: Our Kyndryl Inclusion Networks are only one of many ways we create a workplace where all Kyndryls can find and provide support and advice. This dedication to welcoming everyone into our company means that Kyndryl gives you – and everyone next to you – the ability to bring your whole self to work, individually and collectively, and support the activation of our equitable culture. That’s the Kyndryl Way.

What You Can Expect

With state-of-the-art resources and Fortune 100 clients, every day is an opportunity to innovate, build new capabilities, new relationships, new processes, and new value. Our employee learning hub gives you access to the best learning in the industry to receive certifications and accreditations, including Microsoft University, AWS Cloud Center of Excellence, Udemy, and the Harvard Business Review. Through our company-wide volunteering and giving platform, you can donate, start fundraisers, volunteer, and search over 2 million non-profit organizations. At Kyndryl, we invest heavily in you! We want you to succeed so that together, we will all succeed.

Kyndryl is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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