about 1 year ago
Our client is a globally recognised biotech company delivering life-altering therapies for patients suffering from rare and serious diseases. Due to continued evolution and exciting growth plans, we are retained to appoint a Legal Counsel EMEA, a newly created position within our client’s legal function to be located in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The ideal candidate is an EU qualified Lawyer and brings 7-10 years’ experience from an internationally focused life sciences company or law firm with a strong life sciences practice, and has solid knowledge of European and international laws and regulations governing contracts and corporate matters, as well as knowledge of European Data Protection legislation and requirements.
To excel in this role, you must have high levels of emotional intelligence and be a dynamic, passionate team-player, who is an autonomous, self-starter thriving 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. You will have fluent English language skills and ideally language competences in either German, French or Italian.