Senior Contract Manager - Denver, CO
Posted on: June 14, 2019
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications
provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more
than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience,
CenturyLink strives to be the world's best networking company by
solving customers' increased demand for reliable and secure
connections. The company also serves as its customers' trusted
partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity
and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that
help protect their business.
Responsible for managing various dark fiber and conduit agreements
related to the company's fiber-optic network across North America.
Management of the agreements includes negotiating new agreements,
renewing and amending existing agreements, and providing analysis
and guidance of the company's rights and obligations under various
agreements. Manages numerous agreements simultaneously as well as
developing and providing progress reports and various metrics for
the Network Infrastructure Services department.
- Acts as primary point of contact for the negotiation and
acquisition of dark fiber and conduit agreements contracts.
- Coordinates delivery and integration of infrastructure
components with other functional groups.
- Forecasts and manages expenditures related to infrastructure
contracts and tracks impact to network expense, operating expense
and capital expense budgets.
- Provides support and expertise to post execution management of
various fiber and conduit agreements. This includes: assembling
contract deliverables, proper entry of related data into company
tracking and financial databases, payment and analysis of invoices,
contract renewals, etc.
- Supports other organizations (Legal, Field Operations,
Planning, etc.) in providing detailed analysis of various
agreements, including rights and obligations under the
- In cooperation with other functional groups, manages projects
related to network operation and maintenance, requiring third party
- Provides estimated costs of various infrastructure components
of projects related to network expansion/integration projects.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Strong experience in contract negotiation and management is
required. Proficient use of Microsoft Office is essential.
Proficient in the use of mapping platforms (Google Earth, ArcGIS)
is desired. Experience in outside plant design and/or construction,
or network planning is preferred. Additional experience in business
management, financial management or the legal field is preferred.
Must be a strong multi-tasker, be analytical with an attention for
detail, and have experience coordinating across departments. Must
be able to travel occasionally by airplane, automobile or other
public mode of transportation. Must be able to work in a general
office environment and be able to operate a computer and associated
peripherals. Must be able to operate a telephone and communicate
effectively with same. Must have and maintain the legal authority
and physical ability to drive an automobile.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant
- 5+ years of related experience
Bachelors or Equivalent
Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield
Requisition #: 212519
This job may require successful completion of an online assessment.
A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website
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do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment
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the general nature and level of work performed by employees within
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interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties,
responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned
to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change
based on changing business needs and conditions.
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