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Jazz Pharmaceuticals has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for Corporate Counsel, Commercialization and Franchise Strategyto be located in its Philadelphia, PA or Palo Alto, CA. offices. Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Jazz Pharmaceuticals directly.
Overview: The Corporate Counsel, Commercialization and Franchise Strategy, acts as dedicated legal counsel to customer groups and functions within North America. The role regularly interacts with the Marketing, Sales, Medical Affairs, and Regulatory Affairs departments and provides legal support for other departments and areas of the organization as needed. The Corporate Counsel, Commercialization and Franchise Strategy, is responsible for advising and collaborating with the business on a broad array of issues related to the commercialization, launch, marketing, and sale of pharmaceuticals in the U.S. The ideal candidate must have a thorough understanding of the laws and regulations applicable to pharmaceutical companies operating within the U.S., as well as experience counseling pharmaceutical clients regarding risks in these areas. The type of strategic counseling necessary at this level requires this person to apply in-depth knowledge of the company, external environment, and industry best practices to analyze and solve issues.
Company: Jazz is a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing life-changing medicines for people with serious diseases — often with limited or no options. The Company has a diverse portfolio of marketed medicines and novel product candidates, from early- to late-stage development, in key therapeutic areas. Its focus is in neuroscience, including sleep medicine and movement disorders, and in oncology, including hematologic and solid tumors. Jazz is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and has employees around the globe, serving patients in more than 90 countries.
Compensation: Competitive base salary and generous benefits commensurate with experience.
Location: Philadelphia, PA or Palo Alto, CA.
Relocation: On a case-by-case basis.
Experience: Minimum 7+ years of combined experience in-house and with a law firm, with some of those years in-house at a biotech or pharmaceutical company.
About Jazz Pharmaceuticals
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