Director, Senior Legal and Compliance Counsel

Director, Senior Legal and Compliance Counsel

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    Life Sciences, Compliance and Regulatory

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    Samantha Knowles

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    about 1 year ago

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Our client is dedicated to developing and commercialising novel treatments for patients suffering from rare and life-threatening neurological genetic diseases. Due to recent growth and plans for future development, we are retained to appoint a Director, Senior Legal and Compliance Counsel. The ideal candidate is qualified to practice as a member of the French Bar/Juriste, brings legal insight supporting activities in France and the wider EU pharmaceutical industry with experiences in promotional and medical affairs rules and regulations, general contracts and corporate law, advertising and promotion of pharmaceutical law, data privacy, anti-corruption, statutes, aggregate spend reporting requirements and other compliance matters. Fluent French and English language skills are required.

You must have high levels of emotional intelligence and be a dynamic and passionate team-player who thrives in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organisation with a hands-on approach. Being smart and resourceful, you will also see the bigger commercial picture and bring well developed strategic and operational skills. The role is based in Switzerland but other locations will be considered. 

For a confidential discussion, please contact Samantha Knowles (Samantha.knowles@laurencesimons.com), quoting reference A031322.