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Contract Agreement

This Agreement ("Agreement") is made and entered into as of [Date], by and between [Software Company Name] ("Company"), and [Business Development Manager Name] ("Manager").

1. Appointment: The Company hereby appoints the Manager as Business Development Manager, and the Manager agrees to serve in such capacity.

2. Duties: The Manager shall diligently and faithfully perform all duties assigned by the Company, including but not limited to: - Identifying and pursuing new business opportunities.

- Building and maintaining relationships with clients and partners.

- Developing strategies to expand the Company's market presence.

- Collaborating with the marketing and sales teams to achieve business goals.

3. Compensation: In consideration for the Manager's services, the Company shall pay a base salary of [Amount] per [time period], along with performance-based bonuses as mutually agreed upon.

4. Expenses: The Company shall reimburse the Manager for all reasonable and necessary business expenses incurred in the performance of duties under this Agreement, subject to prior approval.

5. Confidentiality: The Manager agrees to maintain the confidentiality of all proprietary information, trade secrets, and client data belonging to the Company.

6. Term and Termination: This Agreement shall commence on [Start Date] and shall continue until terminated by either party upon [Notice Period] prior written notice. The Company reserves the right to terminate this Agreement immediately for cause, including but not limited to breach of duty, misconduct, or insubordination.

7. Non-compete: During the term of this Agreement and for a period of [Duration] following its termination, the Manager agrees not to engage in any business activities that directly compete with the Company or its interests.

8. Governing Law: This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of [Jurisdiction], without regard to its conflicts of law principles.

9. Entire Agreement: This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between the parties concerning the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior agreements, whether written or oral.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Agreement as of the date first above written.