McKesson's well-regarded General Counsel Organization (GCO) is seeking an experienced government contracts attorney to join McKesson's expanding contracting business with federal, state and local customers.
Primary responsibilities :
Provides legal support for McKesson's medical-surgical supply business' pursuit and performance of federal, state, and local government contracts;
Develop close working relationship with business stakeholders to facilitate efficient and effective preparation and submission of proposals;
Work directly with business leaders and other members of the GCO to identify and address legal risks and issues raised by contracting with the government;
Review solicitations and advise the business on risks and appropriate responses;
Represent McKesson in engagements with government attorneys and contracting professionals;
Support the development and implementation of appropriate compliance controls; support training of McKesson employees;
Serve as a legal advisor to business unit leadership on a wide array of topics relating to segment needs, including legal risk mitigation, customer management, strategic initiatives, and compliance programs; and
Experience with state and local contracting, pay-to-play laws, commercial item contracting, Federal Supply Schedules, cybersecurity, or bid protests Experience with non-government contracting areas of federal regulation desired.
6+ years of government contracts experience
Law firm experience combined with in-house experience preferred
Knowledge of federal, state, and local government contracting rules with significant experience at the state and local level
Excellent contracting drafting and negotiation skills
Ability to provide sound, clear legal advice within the company, including senior business executives
Ability to adapt communication style depending on the recipient's level of sophistication about legal issues
Comfortable working on multiple projects concurrently
Business acumen dealing with risk management and organizational savvy
Ability to work closely with, facilitate interactions within, and influence large cross-functional teams (including representatives from other areas of the General Counsel Organization regulatory and compliance professionals, sales professionals and operations managers)
Must be a team player who can develop strong working relationships and work collaboratively with internal clients and other members of the legal team
Juris Doctor Degree with excellent academic credentials. Member of a jurisdiction is required.
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
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Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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Internal Number: JR0041058
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