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    Relax, you’re in safe hands

  • The Specialists in In-House Legal and Commercial Management Recruitment

    Relax, you’re in safe hands

  • The Specialists in In-House Legal and Commercial Management Recruitment

    Relax, you’re in safe hands

  • The Specialists in In-House Legal and Commercial Management Recruitment

    Relax, you’re in safe hands

  

Senior Legal Counsel, Fast Growth Pharmaceutical Business

Last updated on 18/01/2021

Sector: Pharmaceuticals
Reference: 4767MD
Location: Hertfordshire

Description


Rapidly growing and innovative biopharmaceutical business seeking Senior Legal Counsel. Our client has been going through 25% year on year growth developing niche pharmaceutical products.

 

Responsibilities:

 

This is a global role working closely with the business through its continued development. You will report to the Legal Director and handle a broad range of matters.

 

  • Supporting the business with advice across all activities including healthcare compliance, clinical trials, distribution, licensing and procurement
  • Drafting and negotiating a range of commercial agreements (supply, distribution, marketing, clinical trials, licensing, pricing)
  • Further advice could be sought on IP, competition and data protection

 

We are looking for:

 

  • UK qualified solicitor or barrister ideally with more than 5 years PQE*
  • A generalist commercial law background is sought, particularly with experience advising on law relating to supply, procurement, intellectual property and competition
  • Experience working in the pharmaceutical sector or with clients in this sector, particularly within biopharmaceuticals would be a distinct advantage

 

Package on Offer

 

  • Attractive base salary
  • Bonus
  • LTIPs
  • Car allowance
  • Pension
  • Health cover

 

Our client will consider flexible working including home working for candidates who are also prepared to travel to the office weekly (post Covid).

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Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Senior Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch on 01539 446666.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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Jacqui Douglas

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