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Marcello Finocchiaro

LAWYER / CONTRACT MANAGER

36 years • Brussels

Summary

Italian lawyer with 10 years of working experience within Law Firms and International Organisations relating to Corporate and Contractual tasks and expertise on drafting, negotiating and managing commercial contracts. Excellent educational background and a PhD in European Private Law. Fluent in English and French, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to cope with stress in relation to demanding tasks, heavy workload and time pressure.

Skills

Data ProtectionCompetition LawInternational Contractual LawAnalytical Thinking Excellent Drafting And Negotiation Skills Quality Focus: Delivery Quality Work Sense Of Organization And Experience In Managing Projects And Groups (capacity To Manage Several Projects At Once). Ability To Handle Stressful Situations And To Meet Tight Deadlines Sense Of Responsibility Comfortable In Working Within A Multicultural And Competitive Environment Where People Have To Face Different Tasks Involving Decisions Making And Problems Solving

Experience

Contract Manager / Procurement

07-2012 - NowEnergy / Materials / MechanicsMAIN TASKS:  Providing and Supporting Procurement Activities: drafting, publication, evaluation, negotiation and execution of contracts (Call for Tenders, Price Inquiry, Private Treaty and RFQ);  Developing and negotiating customer proposed terms and conditions;  Developing and implementing procedures and working templates for contract management and administration in compliance with company policy. As appropriate, contribute to or influence company policies;  Managing supplier relationships. Serve as the point of contact for customers on contractual matters.  Development and update of suppliers lists;  Ensuring that signed contracts are communicated to all relevant parties to provide contract visibility and awareness, interpretation to support implementation.  Monitoring transaction compliance (milestones, deliverables, invoicing etc.).  Developing of Non-Disclosure Agreements and Purchasing Agreements;  Ensuring contract close-out, extension or renewal;  Monitoring of the applicable KPIs and overseeing of Service Level Agreements Compliance.  Maintaining contractual records and documentation such as receipt and control of all contract correspondence, customer contact information sheets, contractual changes, status reports and other documents for all projects.  Supporting other managers with the processing of service’s matters;  Working with Finance and Legal Department;  Handling on-going issue and change management;  Drafting and negotiating Intellectual Property Rights agreements resulting from a contract (Background and Foreground Rights)  Power Point presentations of new projects to be launched.  Daily use of ORACLE FIS (Financial Information System) to manage ERP and MRP.

Education & training

University Of Messina (Italy)Universita

2008 - 2012 Messina, Province of MessinaLegal

My qualities

Persevering
Team player
Rigorous
Flexible

Languages spoken

  • English

    Professional

  • French

    Professional

  • Italian

    Native language