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Job ID: 47780

Contract Specialist
A large international company with North American headquarters in Portland has an immediate need for a Contract Specialist to support their underwriting team. This is an opportunity to gain experience in a large financial organization that loves to promote from within. 

Contract Specialist Responsibilities 
Evaluate requests, documentation, and enter related data into the system.
Create accurate and legally defensible contracts, amendments and contract-related documents.
Audit documents for completeness and accuracy.
Ensure risk management by complying with company and legal requirements and individual state-specific requirements.
Collaborate and communicate with internal stakeholders regarding policy issues and discrepancies.
Complete system testing for process and system improvements.
Provide ongoing support to projects and other tasks as assigned

Contract Specialist Qualifications
6 months administrative experience. 
Ability to produce documents and work with multiple shifting priorities. 
Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, and any other related software a plus.
Attention to detail and accuracy in a high production environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.

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