Legal Counsel 3-5

£60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
30 Nov 2017
04 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company

A world renowned pharmaceutical business with a strategy that focuses on first-class innovation, seek a Legal Counsel to join their established international team, based in Oxfordshire. The company operates across the globe with major sites in the UK, US and Europe, they are proud to have some of the world's leading scientific experts in house, delivering and developing therapeutics and discovery alliances for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

Your new role

This is a brand new and exciting opportunity that has arisen due to business growth for someone who is highly motivated and keen to develop a career within the pharmaceutical industry. You will support the business operations and functions, especially in the UK and the US. You will be involved in all commercial contract and intellectual property matters, including reviewing services, licensing, confidentiality and consultancy agreements. There will also be the opportunity to assist with acquisition work following recent acquisitions and assist with Company Secretarial matters as required.

What you'll need to succeed

A qualified solicitor in England and Wales 3-5+ PQE
Proven experience in commercial contracts and intellectual property
Corporate experience would be useful Pharmaceutical experience is desired but not a prerequisite if the successful candidate can demonstrate competencies working in an in house environment.

What you'll get in return

A first class working environment with a collaborative, supportive and friendly working environment. The opportunity to progress and develop your career within the pharmaceutical industry. Very competitive basic salary backed by comprehensive company benefits.

What you need to do now

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