The Grants and Contracts Services team (GCS) at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation supports the development and execution of investments furthering the foundation’s charitable and operational objectives around the world. Contracts Solutions is a function within GCS comprised of attorneys and legal professionals responsible for managing and overseeing the foundation’s contracts work. Senior Attorneys on the Contracts Solutions team manage a portfolio of internal clients, support non-lawyers within GCS with respect to complex contracts or negotiations, and contribute to team-wide efforts to optimize the foundation’s policies, processes and tools and develop best practices relating to contracts.
Leadership and Culture
We believe that energized people, working well together, fueled by great leadership in an inclusive environment in which they thrive, will do phenomenal things.
Core Knowledge and Skills
Education and Experience
Applications for this role will be accepted until July 5, 2019. We are only able to consider applications for this position from individuals who have current USA work authorization and do not need employer sponsored VISA support to begin or remain in this role.
As part of our standard hiring process for new employees, employment with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will be contingent upon successful completion of a background check.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is dedicated to the belief that all lives have equal value. We’re committed to creating a workplace where employees thrive both personally and professionally. We also believe our employees should reflect the rich diversity of the global populations we aim to serve—in race, gender, age, cultures and beliefs—and we support this diversity through all of our employment practices.
All applicants and employees who are drawn to serve the mission of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will enjoy equality of opportunity and fair treatment without regard to:
* Sexual Orientation
* Gender Identity
* Gender Expression
* National Origin
* Genetic Information
* Veteran Status
* Marital Status
* Prior Protected Activity