The Oregon Health Authority is modernizing and expanding their IT infrastructure and currently has a fantastic opportunity for a Contract Analyst with IT experience to join an excellent team and work to advance their IT operations.
What you will do!
As an IT Contract Analyst, you will assist with providing vendor and contract management and administration for the agency's major outsourced systems through its primary vendor. You will be responsible for managing the vendor relationship, drafting and coordinating reviews of amendments and change orders to mission critical systems.
In this role, you will review and analyze contractor reports to ensure the contractor is meeting contractual requirements; review and approve proposed system fixes by the vendor; work with executives and system users to ensure business needs are being supported; work with executives, business owners and business users on prioritization of system enhancements with the terms and conditions of the contract with vendor; and maintain detailed working knowledge of contract content and requirements, including identification of relevant contract provisions and issue spotting.
What's in it for you?
Collaboration in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year. If you are a Contract Analyst with IT experience, don't delay, apply today!
A Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or any degree demonstrating the capacity for the knowledge and skills; and four years professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work involving Contract Analysis.
Any combination of experience and education equivalent to seven years of professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work involving Contract Analysis.
• Current experience in the following areas:
o IT contract management and administration on contracts of $1 million or more.
o IT project contract experience utilizing system integrators; internal and external resources; QA partners; and various oversight groups.
o IT professional services contract oversight and administration for infrastructure support, application support, software development, and/or maintenance & operations.
• Additional experience in the following areas:
o Contract drafting, review and execution.
o Enterprise-wide transformational system implementation.
o IT contract/vendor management within a government entity.
o Business process redesign and integration.
o Oregon Public Procurement Code.
• Experience developing and maintaining working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
• Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
• Strong analytical skills and business acumen.
• Ability to work with programs that may carry political sensitivity both nationally and within the state.
• Experience promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.