Legal Adviser (temporary)
Exciting position in an ambitious biotech company
Genmab has a robust pipeline of innovative human antibody therapeutics and a number of strategic partnerships are already in place with international blue chip companies. The company is continuing its growth and development, striving towards its goal of improving the lives of cancer patients with unmet medical needs.
As Legal Adviser at Genmab you will be working as part of the international Legal Team to achieve key legal milestones necessary for the rapid growth of the company. The Legal Department employs 9 people located in Denmark, the Netherlands, and US. You will report to Senior Director; Head of Legal.
Your main tasks include reviewing, drafting, and negotiating all different types of agreements, e.g. pre-clinical and clinical agreements, such as material transfer agreements, sponsored research agreements, clinical trial agreements, pharmacy agreements, and CRO agreements, as well as manufacturing agreements, collaboration agreements, license agreements, research evaluation agreements, consultancy agreements, and confidentiality agreements. Moreover, you will have the possibility to act as an adviser on data protection related matters as well as other pharma compliance matters.
Your qualifications are 3-5 years of experience in delivering legal support in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry either as in-house adviser or external adviser. It is important that you have a broad knowledge within negotiation of agreements and it is preferable that you have experience with, and knowledge, of data protection. Knowledge of compliance matters related to the interaction with healthcare professionals is an advantage but not a requirement. Finally, you are fluent in English, both spoken and written.
You are educated as a Lawyer (Cand.Jur.), Cand.Merc.Jur, or Attorney-at-law and have working experience preferably from the pharmaceutical industry or from one of the major law firms.
As a person, you have a positive attitude and are able to act independently. You are team oriented and able to collaborate with both internal and external stakeholders. In addition, you are detail oriented but able to see the broader perspectives of your tasks.
Genmab offers a challenging position within Legal where the right candidate will get the opportunity to work with highly specialized people across functions in an informal, multicultural culture, all aiming to make a difference for cancer patients. Genmab is an organization with a short chain of command, and as Legal Adviser, you will have the opportunity to influence your own work as well as your personal and professional development.
Travelling: Limited travelling to Utrecht, The Netherlands
Domicile: Kalvebod Brygge, Copenhagen
For more details about the job or the company, please contact Senior Consultant Jan Rudebeck, Unique Human Capital on M +45 26 27 18 04. All applications must be in English and are treated confidentially.