Director, Corporate Counsel

8 - 10 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/27/18
San Francisco, CA
8 - 10 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/27/18

Responsibilities for the position we are seeking to fill include:

  • Negotiate, prepare and oversee complex transactions including mergers, acquisitions, multi-national agreements, financing agreements, joint developments, collaborations, and technology transfers in a cross- functional, team oriented environment
  • Provide strategic support and partnership to various corporate functions, including Strategic Development, Corporate Marketing and Finance
  • Provide timely and effective legal advice on a wide variety of corporate, intellectual property licensing and commercial legal issues
  • Sporadic domestic and international travel

Essential Skills

You must:

  • Have excellent oral and written English-language skills, so that you can make effective, succinct presentations to senior leaders on complex matters and can create high quality documents
  • Interact successfully with other business groups to achieve corporate objectives
  • Work independently with limited supervision
  • Select and manage internal resources and outside counsel
  • Be creative, innovative, accessible and approachable
  • Manage projects and be responsible for delivering tasks to budget
  • Work hard and be nice

 

Qualifications

  • J.D. or equivalent from an excellent law school 
  • California bar membership
  • 9+ years of experience
  • Experience in the life sciences or genomics is desirable
  • Foreign language skills are a plus
  • Technical or engineering background is a plus
  • Candidates of diverse backgrounds encouraged

  

 


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland
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