Director Legal and Compliance EMEA

Director Legal and Compliance EMEA

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    Life Sciences

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    Angela Floydd

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Our client is dedicated to developing and commercializing novel treatments for patients suffering from rare and life-threatening diseases. Due to recent growth and plans for future development, we are retained to appoint a Director Legal and Compliance Counsel EMEA, a new position within their organisation. The ideal candidate should be qualified to practice as a member of the US or European Bar, bring legal insight from the 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.

Our client seeks a talented legal professional ideally with experience of working in the rare disease space, of supporting the launch of products and their commercialisation across key markets, including France, Spain, Italy and other West European countries.

You must have high levels of emotional intelligence and be a dynamic and passionate team-player who thrives in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organization with a hands-on approach required. 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 may be considered. 

Vacancy number 809523