Legal Director

Recruiter
Location
England, Berkshire / England, Surrey
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Ref
2557
Contact
Sylvia Mueller
Contract/hours
Full time

My client, a global pharma company is looking for a mid - senior level commercial lawyer for a maternity cover contract. 6+ PQE is the suggested level, but this is not a requirement. This role will report to the General Counsel and will cover a European remit.

Duties will Include:

  • Drafting and negotiating customer contracts, supplier contracts, finance leases, software licences, letters of indemnity
  • Providing legal support to affiliates in EMEA
  • Advising senior management on legal and compliance
  • Product launches, pricing and market access, and providing general contractual support
  • Handling compliance issues including competition, anti-bribery and data protection matters
  • Handling ad-hoc litigation matters as they arise
  • Advising the business on various legal queries as they arise

Candidates of interest will be:

  • Qualified lawyers - in-house trained solicitors welcome, pharma experience is required
  • Experienced contractors, or those in permanent roles interested to move into a contracting career
  • Varied general commercial contracts drafting and negotiating experience
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work with senior stakeholders