Simbec Orion Group Ltd

Senior Contracts Specialist

Location
Slough, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Apr 2021
Closes
08 May 2021
Ref
VA151
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Simbec-Orion is a responsive and agile full-service CRO, with wide therapeutic experience and specialist expertise in clinical pharmacology, oncology and rare diseases. Perfectly structured, we provide full-service clinical development solutions for small and mid-size drug developers - headed up by a centralised leadership team.

With a focus on tailormade and scalable solutions, we'll adapt our delivery style, communications and operations to suit the demands of the project, helping clients achieve their clinical and commercial objectives. Because our goal is the same as theirs; to improve patients' lives.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

We are looking for a Senior Contracts Specialist to join our Contracts department.

You will be responsible for delivering high quality outputs for Simbec-Orion's internal and external stakeholders of the Contracts Department. You will drive process improvement and capabilities of the Contracts Department by continuously increasing efficiencies.

You will also ensures that Simbec-Orion fulfils its obligation to provide stakeholders with legally compliant outputs including for more complex contracts and will deputise for the Head of Contracts.

Minimum Requirements:

Essential:
  • Bachelors Degree in Humanities; Sciences or Social Sciences
  • Legal Training and/or qualification i.e. Law A-level or equivalent, Law degree, Graduate Diploma in Law or Legal Practice Course
  • Recognised legal practise qualification (Solicitor/Barrister, FILEX or equivalent in other jurisdictions)
  • Computer skills - good level of word and Excel knowledge
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating commercial and project contracts
  • Demonstration of desire to work as a team
  • Previous experience of coaching and mentoring

Desirable:
  • International contract drafting and management experience
  • Experience drafting and reviewing contracts in the Pharmaceutical or CRO industry
  • Language skills (European)
  • Previous line management experience


Simbec-Orion is an equal opportunity employer. Simbec-Orion will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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