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  • Associate Director, Ethics & Compliance, EMEAC

  • Location: Switzerland
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Ref: 803350/001
  • Managed by: Anu Malhotra
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The Company

Our client is the an American pharmaceutical company focused on developing and delivering life-transforming therapies for patients with devastating and rare disorders. The Company has more that 3,000 employees serving patients in 50 countries. Their global headquarters and research operations are based in the US and international headquarters are in Switzerland. The company has been ranked as a top-10 employer by Science magazine in its Top Employer Survey and has also been ranked as one of the top companies on the Forbes "World's Most Innovative Companies" list every year since 2012.

The Role

As part of the expansion of its compliance function, an Associate Director, Ethics & Compliance, EMEAC position has been created at the company's headquarters in Switzerland. The position will involve working with the Executive Director, EMEAC to provide strategic direction and general compliance guidance in the region; implement and maintain all aspects of company's global Compliance Program.

The Requirements

A Common Law qualified lawyer, with a strong academic background is sought with at least 5 years compliance experience, ideally gained within the pharmaceutical industry

Compliance experience related to implementing a compliance program, including experience with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, U.K. Bribery Act (2010), and other anti-bribery/anti-corruption laws is preferred.

A self motivated team player, with ability to work well with others and operate in a matrixed, multi-cultural environment

Strong analytical skills with Project management skills to lead projects with cross-functional teams is sought. Our client offers competitive compensation packages as part of its commitment to the attraction and retention of top tier candidates.

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and motivation for this position to our retained partners at Laurence Simons:

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