Senior Counsel, Legal & Risk Management (M/F)

Location
Berlin, Germany (DE)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
14 Jun 2017
Ref
PARE-10057176
Job Title
General Counsel
PQE Level
8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Counsel, Legal & Risk Management (M/F)

Berlin

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Negotiation, drafting and review of commercial contracts – world-wide scope, with primary responsibility for Germany, US and EMEA.
  • Establish strong, collaborative relationships with team members responsible for commercial contracting, including Business Development, Clinical Operations, Business Operations and Finance.
  • Provide expert-level legal advice and support to SBU, functional unit senior management and in support of the company´s clinical operations activities.
  • Ensure that the contracting process generates client goodwill that can be used as the foundation for a long-term, collaborative relationship.
  • Maintain a positive, “results-oriented” work environment, building partnerships and modeling teamwork and communicating to the team in an open, balanced and objective manner.

KEY QUALIFICATIONS

  • Many years professional experience as an attorney, in a combination of large (international) law firm training and some years of in-house commercial experience.
  • Ability to analyze complex business and legal issues/risks in order to advance practical solutions.
  • Superb legal drafting skills, with affinity for using language to achieve compromise.
  • Excellent leadership skills and interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to take a business and client-focused approach to work and to manage and engage subordinates in order to improve performance and achieve objectives.
  • Independent worker and self-starter.
  • Initiative, enthusiasm, and resourcefulness.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and attention to detail.
  • Fluent German and English language skills.

If you possess these skills and you are interested —we would like to take you on our journey.

OUR KEY BENEFITS

Expect a very successful, highly qualified and dynamic team. We offer you the opportunity to grow and develop within our global organization. You can look forward to a competitive compensation & benefit package and flexible working hours within a pleasant working atmosphere.

ARE YOU READY FOR YOUR PAREXEL JOURNEY?

If you are ready to apply to PAREXEL, please visit our career center and apply.

SENIOR COUNSEL, LEGAL & RISK MANAGEMENT (M/F)
IN BERLIN, GERMANY (PARE-10057176)