The attorney will be the dedicated support for projects and activities in defined strategic priority areas on area level (Europe & Canada) by identifying and anticipating risks and opportunities and appropriate business-oriented solutions and support the developing and maintaining of the legal market access and brand strategies on area level (Europe & Canada) in support of the Europe & Canada Area Counsels. The attorney shall also represent Legal on selected area brand teams. The duties will include taking legal ownership on assigned strategic initiatives and ensure appropriate and timely guidance as well as coordination and support as appropriate to the affiliate lawyers in the area.
The attorney shall in particular build an effective legal support function by standardizing the support for efficient contracting and training in alignment and cooperation with other Area functions and the legal team in the area.
The individual needs to be highly motivated, flexible, independent with demonstrated initiative, adaptability and integrity, with strong communication skills, a cultural sensitivity to working in a multi-national company and the ability to work effectively in cross-functional and cross-border teams. He/she needs to be interested in AbbVie’s products and pipeline and market access matters in general.