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Life at Axon is fast-paced, challenging and meaningful. Here, you’ll take ownership and drive real change. Constantly grow as you work hard for a mission that matters at a company where you matter.

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Your Impact:

Are you a world-class contracts manager with focus, passion, and high attention to detail? Are you a skilled negotiator with the ability to prepare, think, and communicate with clarity under pressure, bringing both sides to a swift resolution? Are you great at mitigating risk for the business while keeping a customer-first attitude? Do you have a positive attitude and a “start-up” spirit? Axon is looking for a person exactly like you to join our Legal team!

As a Contracts Manager, you will partner with business teammates to negotiate, prepare, examine, analyze, manage, and administer a variety of commercial contracts, with particular emphasis on customer sales contracts, as well as drive and improve Axon’s contracting processes to set Axon up for long-term success. You will communicate high-level information to a wide variety of stakeholders within Axon and facilitate contract meetings.

Your Day to Day:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate a variety of commercial contracts covering a wide range of subject matters, including sales of Axon’s goods and services, vendor, and supply.
  • Coordinate contract review and negotiation across multiple organizations including Legal, Finance, Sales Operations, and Product.
  • Review requests for proposals and quotes to ensure compliance with terms and conditions.
  • Administer and manage documents and forms related to procurement efforts.
  • Support updates to our Legal team’s processes and procedures including contract playbooks, contract lifecycle management systems, and customer relationship management platforms.
  • Review, analyze, and report on revisions to contract terms.
  • Manage record-keeping for all contract-related correspondence and documentation.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  1. Minimum of 5 years of experience negotiating and administering commercial contracts for sales of goods and services (including SaaS).
  2. Maniacal stickler for organization and attention to detail.
  3. Experience analyzing and mitigating risk for the business during every contract negotiation.
  4. Experience working with legal counsel to drive contracts to execution.
  5. Experience fulfilling the reporting requirements of contracts.
  6. Bachelor’s degree.
  7. Must be able to work legally in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. JD or MBA.
  2. Experience contracting with the public sector: City, County, State, or Federal.
  3. Experience assisting with the request-for-proposal process and management.
  4. Experience using contract lifecycle management systems and customer relationship management software (e.g., Salesforce.com).
  5. Experience with cooperative purchasing agreements.
  6. Experience working with finance department on pricing, accounting, or revenue recognition contract requirements.
  7. Bachelor’s degree in a related field.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and 401K with employer match
  • Discretionary paid time off
  • Robust parental leave policy
  • An award-winning office/working environment
  • Ride along with police officers to see them use our technology and get inspired
  • And more...

NOTE: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all duties, responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. The job description may change or be supplemented at any time in accordance with business needs and conditions.

Some roles may also require legal eligibility to work in a firearms environment.

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