A leading global Pharmaceutical Company is in search of a Corporate Counsel to join their legal team located in New Jersey. They are looking for the Corporate Counsel to have experience in the biotechnology/ pharmaceutical/ life science industry and thrive in a high-volume and collaborative corporate environment. The Corporate Counsel will be responsible for advising on transactional legal matters related to licensing matters and business development deals. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to grow within the company, help build out the legal team, and receive long term incentives.
The Corporate Counsel will be responsible for:
Drafting and negotiating complex licensing and key transactions. This will include in-licensing and out-licensing of a variety of strategic commercial transactions.
Advising several teams across the Pharmaceutical Company on matters related to market access and product launch.
Structuring a variety of commercial transactions including business development deals.
Interacting with a number of business leaders throughout the Pharmaceutical Company.
The Corporate Counsel should have the following qualifications:
3+ years of legal experience at a law firm or in-house serving pharmaceutical, biotechnology and/or life sciences companies.
Juris Doctor (JD) and member currently in good standing of any State Bar.
Experience with complex commercial transactions, licensing, and business development deals.
Strong negotiation skills and ability to evaluate legal and business hazards correlated with complex transactions.
The firm offers a full benefits package including health, life, dental, and vision along with a competitive 401K plan, equity packages and more. They offer flexible working hours, paid holidays and time off. If you are interested in becoming a part of something truly inspiring, this is an opportunity that you should hear more about.