Contracts Administrator

Job Description
10x Genomics Legal Department is seeking a high-performing contracts administrator who will be engaged fully, communicate openly and forge close working relationships throughout our company. We seek a confident and proactive self-starter with experience drafting and negotiating commercial contracts who can prioritize and manage multiple tasks and responsibilities and who enjoys working in a fast-paced, high-growth environment. A strong understanding of contracts and contractual terms is essential. . We seek a collaborative partner, who can use their exceptional judgment, strong critical thinking and interpersonal skills to support our internal clients while balancing risks to protect 10x.

Key Responsibilities

Work with legal counsel to prepare, negotiate and manage standard company commercial contracts, including negotiate bids, tenders, terms of sale, and related documents
Analyze and interpret complex contractual provisions to ensure compliance and consistency
Negotiate with sophisticated counterparties, such as universities, research institutions, pharma, and biotechnology companies
Work with internal operations teams to build scalable infrastructure for supporting rapidly growing domestic and international teams, including contract workflows and ongoing implementation of contracts management applications
Provide high level of customer satisfaction both internally and externally
Minimum Qualifications:

At least 4 years’ experience reviewing, drafting and negotiating agreements within the life sciences industry
Ability to provide rapid, pragmatic solutions to address legal and business risks in urgent and demanding situations
Self-directed and proactive, comfortable executing on multiple projects independently and in collaboration with others
Enthusiastic problem solver with a demonstrated willingness to identify and act to assist cross-functional colleagues to accomplish corporate goals
Available during business hours in Asia. Experience in Asian markets is desirable.
Familiarity with contract and sales practices in US and major non-U.S. markets
Highly organized, excellent communication skills and detail-oriented
About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.

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