Exciting opportunity to join the U.S. arm of this pharmaceutical company's legal department. With operations in the U.S., Europe and Asia, this privately owned pharmaceutical is expanding its U.S. operations. This is an excellent opportunity to take on a significant role as Senior Corporate Counsel within a rapidly growing organization!
This newly created position will assist the Head of U.S. Legal in managing all legal matters pertaining to the U.S. organization. This will include building relationships within the company, in addition to managing outside counsel. The person in this role will function as a trusted business and legal advisor on a broad range of topics and should feel comfortable dealing with senior management.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 7 years of legal experience (including 3+ years of in-house experience) in a pharmaceutical, biotech or life sciences company. This individual should be a "jack of all trades," with experience in negotiating, drafting and reviewing commercial contracts, regulatory matters, HR matters and promotional and sales/training materials. International experience is desired, as is working in a multinational corporation.
This job is based in New Jersey. Local candidates only please.