We’re Building the Future! Ever want to do hard work that will make a REAL difference in the world? Do you want to solve some of the most difficult problems with a team of exceptional players at a company that does not believe in impossible?

Powin Energy is a leading producer of utility scale modular battery energy storage system (complete with a patented, advanced, cloud-based monitoring/control system). That means we build power plants out of batteries that put coal and gas generators out of business and enable sustainable viability for renewable energy sources like solar and wind.

ABOUT US -

From our headquarters in Greater Portland, Oregon and factories in Asia, Powin is delivering the next generation of safe and scalable battery energy storage systems (BESS) purpose-built for the demands of utility-scale applications. Leveraging our Stack-OS battery management system, vertically integrated manufacturing capabilities, decades of procurement expertise in Asia, and deep experience in the US energy domain, we are delivering today the lowest cost and most reliable BESS available on the market. Powin’s BESS is also the only battery storage system on the market today that gives its customers multi-layer dynamic control and rich visibility into the health of their energy storage system down to the cell level, empowering more efficient system operation and simpler maintenance and warranty claim resolution.

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY -

Powin is looking for seasoned Contracts Manager, which will be an integral member of the growing Legal and Commercial Teams. If you are a mission-oriented, systems-driven thinker who loves a challenge, you will thrive in this role. The ideal candidate can complete a high volume of tasks and projects quickly with little guidance, react with appropriate urgency, take effective action without having to know the total picture, and solve problems that affect people within the team and other related groups.

Responsibilities

  • Draft, review, and negotiate a variety of commercial contracts covering a wide range of subject matters, including sales of Powin’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.
  • In partnership with the Lead Commercial Counsel, create and update contracts resources, including integrating new terms into templates, deciding documents best suited for internal client requests, and process documentation.
  • 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.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 5+ years of contract management, paralegal or other comparable experience within a law firm, corporate law department or Fortune 500 company, with demonstrated autonomous experience reviewing, drafting, and negotiating a broad range of commercial contracts.
  • Ability to work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations.
  • Excellent organizational skills: ability to manage multiple, concurrent long- and short-term tasks and prioritize tasks based on competing demands; ability to follow through and meet deadlines.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to collaborate and function in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment