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Your Responsibilities: We are searching for a Digital Technology Senior Counsel with 6 - 9 years’ applicable experience in a corporate law department or major law firm, or a combination of appropriate business experience and legal experience who can make a positive difference to the Legal team and GSK as a whole and who can inspire others to the same. Come and join the team! Together we can serve our GSK colleagues to enable them to help patients and consumers around the globe to do more, feel better and live longer!
WHAT IS YOUR JOB PURPOSE? Your role will be a senior commercial transaction lawyer role supporting GSK’s Digital and Technology organisation. This role requires a broad-based provision of legal support and expert advice on digital and technology transactions, including initiatives involving social listening and data analytics, with an appropriate balance for information protection risk management and data privacy compliance obligations. The role will require handling several transactions and related matters at the same time and advising senior management on a range of legal issues implicated by the transaction, both requiring the authority of experience from a seasoned practitioner. WHAT ARE YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES? • Negotiate and draft a variety of digital and technology agreements on behalf of the GSK enterprise and each of the Pharmaceutical and Consumer Healthcare global businesses. • Provide analysis and counsel on these transactions, including any related legal, policy, regulatory and compliance issues, by integrating legal knowledge with sound business understanding. • Support GSK in disputes and potential litigation efforts related to these transactions. • Negotiate and draft other legal documents related to these transactions. • Proactively support GSK risk management during the contracting and advisory process in a balanced approach that enables GSK to successful pursue new business partnering opportunities. • Conduct research on a wide range of legal issues impacting the digital and technology industry, including the deployment and use of innovative technologies, applications and services around the globe. • Review and interpret new or pending legislation and regulations impacting the use and application of technology, including digital applications and information services. • Interact with other GSK Legal groups and business unit leaders in matters related to enterprise-wide transactions, fostering a cross-functional community of practice needed for transactions on behalf of the GSK enterprise and each of the Pharmaceutical and Consumer Healthcare global businesses. • Perform due diligence and provide legal advice on the digital and technology aspects of proposed business development transactions. • Participate in general business meetings, teams and projects as required to provide timely, effective legal counsel. INTERESTED IN JOINING THE TEAM? Please Apply via our online portal providing your CV and cover letter.
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Internal Number: WD179465
GlaxoSmithKline is a global healthcare group, which is engaged in the creation and discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of pharmaceutical products, including vaccines, over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and health-related consumer products. GSK’s principal pharmaceutical products include medicines in the therapeutic areas, such as respiratory, central nervous system, anti-virals, anti-bacterials, metabolic, vaccines, cardiovascular and urogenital, oncology and emesis. It has operations in some 114 countries and products sold in over 150 countries.