Contracts Counsel - Genetic Sciences Division Counsel Jobs in California - 136768 | Submit Resume | General Counsel Consulting
General Counsel Consulting
About us Attorney resources Employer resources Job listings Submit resume Contact Us
General Counsel Consulting
Sign In
Email:
Password:
Forgot your password?
New User?
Signup
GCC
General Counsel
Consulting
provided
exceptional
service in helping
my organization
recruit for a hard
to fill position.
They did extensive
work on the front
end to understand
our needs and
our culture and
began referring
highly qualified
candidates almost
immediately.
 
Melinda Burrows
Deputy General Counsel
- Litigation and
Compliance, Progress
Energy Service Company
LLC
 

Jobs for Law Students
Law Student - Law Firm in San Jose, CA
USA-CA-San Jose
File Clerk The candidate will be organizing and filing documents for client files. Creating compute.... [more]


Law Student - In-House in San Mateo, CA
USA-CA-San Mateo
Winter Intern ? Tax Services The candidate will serve as members of client service teams. Interns a.... [more]


Law Student - In-House in Chicago, IL
USA-IL-Chicago
Intern - Tax Services The intern will be exposed to a wide variety of projects and industries. Will.... [more]


 

 
Click here
 

Job of the Day
Senior Privacy Counsel - 113376232
Cupertino California United States

As Privacy Counsel you will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic and experienced team on privacy issues impacting Apple?s business and products across the globe. You will work directly with business and engineering teams to design innovative p...


In House Legal Job Listings

YOUR WINDOW TO A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES
 
Contracts Counsel - Genetic Sciences Division
Refer job# WZLG136768
 
Contracts Counsel - Genetic Sciences Division The candidate will perform the critical tasks of drafting, reviewing, negotiating, helping close, and maintaining signed commercial and intellectual property agreements supporting the Human Identification (HID), Agribusiness and Reproductive Health business units within the complex and dynamic Genetic Sciences Division (GSD) of Thermo Fisher Scientific, a global industry science leader. Will draft and negotiate agreements with large industry-leading pharmaceutical, agricultural, biopharmaceutical, research and manufacturing companies, research institutes and also start-ups that enable the HID, Agribusiness and Reproductive Health business units within GSD to sell products and perform services; exploit opportunities based on technology owned by our Company or third parties; purchase raw materials and services, and resolve commercial or other legal disputes. Support the Division Counsel and work with others in the Life Sciences Solutions Group Legal Department to provide guidance to the HID, Agribusiness and Reproductive Health business executives as well as global team members on a range of substantive legal areas. Serve as central point of contact for the HID, Agribusiness and Reproductive Health business units of GSD, support and provide legal expertise to enable the business to grow. Draft, negotiate, and, if appropriate, seek approval for the execution of a range of commercial contracts, including third parties OEM and supply contracts, technology in-licenses, out-licenses, technical collaborations, joint development agreements, quality agreements, term sheets and other commercial agreements of varying complexity, as needed. Seek and provide appropriate guidance and involvement of/to other relevant functions, such as regulatory, intellectual property, licensing, business development, purchasing, accounting, sales, product management and marketing, and facilitate the approval of the appropriate management. Draft contract amendments and negotiate directly with external customers, interfacing with internal counsel as required. Perform analysis on legal rights, obligations, and strategies to help the Company achieve its commercial goals and objectives. Participate in due diligence and other activities relating to M&A and integration activities. Develop new and update existing contractual documents and constantly work with the business on improving processes to ensure efficient support. Train internal clients on risk management and how to effectively engage with the Legal team. Interacts with personnel at all levels of the Company as well as with external customers, and requires the ability to understand and frame legal and related business issues to successfully prepare, review and negotiate commercial agreements, and resolve disputes. Effectiveness in this role requires an understanding of the GSD division s operations and product lines (specifically those within the HID, Agribusiness and Reproductive Health business units) as well as a thorough working knowledge of contract, corporate and patent law. Perform duties proactively and independently with minimal instruction given on new projects or assignments. Job requires ability to work through and resolve problems of highly diverse scope and moderate to high complexity. Multiple tasks must often be performed contemporaneously, involving commitments of moderate levels of funds or other resources, and requiring understanding of issues surrounding personnel, finance, contracts, corporate structure, and technology. Attention to detail and the ability to recognize when to seek advice from or escalate matters to the Division Counsel, General Counsel, company executives or other company personnel, or external consultants is essential.

The candidate should have JD degree and admission to state Bar. A degree or significant experience working in life sciences is preferred, as is a basic working knowledge of patent law. Should have 3+ years of relevant legal experience, including contract preparation, negotiation and related activities resulting in a strong, experienced working knowledge of contract law and risk allocation. Commercial experience and working knowledge of standard business processes is essential. Excellent writing, negotiation and communication skills are required.
 
EMAIL TO COLLEAGUE  PERMALINK
This particular job is currently not active. However, since our clients regularly share with us similar and other job openings, we strongly recommend that you submit your resume. We shall review your resume and get in touch with you as soon as a suitable vacancy comes up to further discuss your interest in exploring the opportunity. Assisting you is our highest priority.

Please be assured that none of your materials will be forwarded to any employer without your consent. Of course, all inquiries are kept strictly confidential.
 
 

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.