• As a Legal Counsel your responsibility will be the delivery of comprehensive legal support to the Biopharma business in the UK and Ireland, and general legal support to other companies in the wider organisation in the UK and Ireland.
  • As a legal counsel you will have to draft, negotiate and prepare necessary contracts and other legal documents, support the procurement department, the clinical research team and other commercial departments with contract creation and negotiation and provide legal advice and guidance to the commercial departments of the business.
  • You will also be responsible to develop and provide training to the business on relevant areas of the law, advise the business on all levels of legal compliance and risk and support the Compliance Department including in areas such as company SOPs, compliance templates and the ABPI Code of Practice.
  • You will have post qualification experience within a Legal Counsel role providing corporate/commercial legal advice in private practice or in house.
  • A knowledge of Pharma industry is highly desirable.

Merck Group

A leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science, performance materials.