Posted to MedZilla on 4/22/2017

inVentiv Health

Assistant General Counsel, Corporate (M&A) 63832-MZ


City Boston
State Massachusetts [MA]
Title Assistant General Counsel, Corporate (M&A)
Job ID 63832
You re driven, resourceful, and above all else - remarkably smart.

You love a good challenge. You are the first to roll up your sleeves and work with relentless energy until you solve the unsolvable, beat the unbeatable and you always come out on top. Passable doesn t cut it you ve got fire in your belly to learn more, do more and be more. For you, the sweetest success is shared success and you re known for your good nature. You ll fit right in at inVentiv Health where we surround ourselves with the most talented and agile professionals in the industry, but we check our egos at the door.

Why inVentiv Health? Join a groundbreaking network of more than 15,000 employees in 110 offices worldwide with the ability to service clients in over 90 countries. Take part in offering world-class therapeutic expertise to leading biopharmaceutical companies so they can focus on what they do best - prevent and treat disease. You ll provide the brilliant ideas, valuable insight and relentless energy that drive biopharma products from lab to life. In the past five years, inVentiv Health has helped to develop or commercialize 81% of novel new drugs approved by the FDA and 70% of products granted marketing authorization by the EMA.

Here, there s no shortage of challenging work, learning and opportunities. Because we offer many services to varied clients, our knowledgeable professionals gain experience across a large section of the industry. Our client roster consists of more than 550 leading Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Life Sciences and Healthcare payer companies and all 20 of the largest global biopharmaceutical companies.

Exceptional opportunity to join our legal team in our Corporate office location!
Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide general corporate legal advice
  • Support corporate development efforts (M&A initiatives)
  • Support for financing transactions and financial reporting
  • Subsidiary governance and management for the Americas
  • Negotiate vendor contracts
  • Execute on corporate legal initiatives, including tax reorganizations and contract process improvement

Along with demonstrated initiative, uncompromised integrity and a results-oriented mindset, the ideal candidate has:

  • Graduation from an accredited law school and licensed to practice in any U.S. state
  • Minimum 5 years of corporate experience with large law firm.
  • In-house experience a plus.
  • Solid generalist background, including strong Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) experience, securities law and contract negotiation
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills, as well as interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within teams, including strong organizational and project management skills
  • The drive for self-development, the ability to collaborate, and an action-oriented work ethic

Full inVentiv Health benefits which include:
  • Competitive compensation and bonus
  • Generous paid time off and company paid holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision package
  • Matching 401K
  • Dedicated training and support
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Referral bonuses and other personalized quality of life conveniences

Make your work matter everywhere. Be a driving force in a rapidly evolving healthcare industry.

inVentiv Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

Position Type/Category Legal
Recruiting Area Corporate Direct
Minimum Education Level Professional
Employment/Job Type Full Time

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