EU Legal Counsel - Technology Innovation - Healthcare

RBW Consulting Solutions Ltd
United Kingdom
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have just been approached by a market leading Biotechnology group to support the recruitment for an integral function which is brand new within the business. Currently our clients' need is to identify a talented 'Legal Counsel' member to join the group in their new development hub based out of Berlin. Within this challenging and rewarding function, the successful applicant will be the key Legal representative in the EU focused on supporting and guiding a wide range of Legal topics linked to development opportunities in Digital healthcare and all associated technology healthcare areas. Key responsibilities - Support, guide and lead technology development assessments from a Legal perspective - Advise key internal stakeholder of the Legal implications of possible areas of interest - Legal support on technology areas which could include digital health, Medical Devices, software, Mobile Applications, clinical support applications, digital diagnostics etc. - Also lead a number of other Legal mattes which includes commercial transactions, privacy, security, Compliance, Business development opportunities - Can support technology assessments and utilise own technical skills in the evaluation - Interact with a number of critical stakeholders and build key relationships on a cross-functional basis - When needed, seek advise internally to ensure Legal support is accurate and concise - Use judgement and experience to give sound decisions - Lead Piloting and development roll-outs Skills required - Law Degree attained within a recognised EU university - At least 5 years' experience working in a technology based Legal function (digital health or technology) - Ideally you have experience working in the Life-Science or Medical Device industries - Understanding of EMA regulations linked to Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices would be ideal - Skilled in key areas of law which includes transactions and negotiating are also needed - Fluent in English (German would also be preferred) - Can work office based in Berlin - Strong practical business skills - Willing to learn areas of shortfall and progress the role further At RBW Consulting Ltd, every one of our consultants has the benefit of multiple years' experience in helping Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Professionals find the right career step for their current and future aspirations. With unrivalled industry knowledge and network in Biotech's, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Companies throughout the UK, Switzerland and Europe, we would be delighted to speak with you about the role you are looking for. For a confidential chat, please contact Antony Clark at RBW Consulting on ****************** or email ****************************** for full details.
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