As the company continues to grow internationally, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals is seeking an experienced Corporate and Transactional Counsel responsible for a wide range of routine and non-routine contracts in the ex-US regions (Canada Europe Middle East and Africa, Latin America and Asia) of a fast growing, innovative, multinational biopharmaceutical company, with a focus on supply chain activities and transactions.
The person serving in this role will structure, draft and negotiate agreements, counsel internal business owners on the legal implications of transaction initiatives and strategies across the supply chain & procurement spectrum, administer and resolve legal issues that arise in existing commercial relationships.
Additional responsibilities of this position include providing employment law advice and supporting corporate governance, as well as formulating and implementing process-oriented improvements in the areas of responsibility.
The role is deeply interconnected with other members of the International Legal team located across the three ex-US regions, and at the corporate headquarters of the company in the US and will work cross-functionally with other Alnylam colleagues at the regional and global level and with external resources.
Importantly, the person in this position will mentor and be responsible for the work and development of a Paralegal, who report directly to this Counsel.
The ideal candidate will have a solid background in the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry, genuine international experience, business acumen, result/solution orientation and strong identification with Alnylam’s values.
This position is based in Zug, Switzerland and will report to the VP Head of Legal International.