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Junior Legal Counsel (m/f)

Date: Jun 20, 2022

Location: Zagreb, HR, 10000

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who we are

 

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Responsibilities

 

Teva is seeking a Junior Legal Counsel to join our legal team at Global Business Services, Center of Excellence. The successful candidate must be a team-oriented professional with a “global” perspective and an enthusiastic, positive attitude. This person will have the personality to build constructive working relationships across the legal department and Teva’s business units for the benefit of the organization. 

 

Essential Duties and Job Functions:

 

  • Create, update and organize contract files (electronically and hard copy)
  • Manage database of templates
  • Work with internal and external customers related to contracts
  • Monitor all contract deadlines and conditions
  • Review of Confidentiality Agreements (CDAs), assist with redlining, coordinate for signatures, follow up for fully executed copy and updating CDA database and file accordingly
  • Participate in negotiating and modifying standard CDAs and assists in negotiating and modifying non-standard CDAs 
  • Review revisions to Teva’s General Terms and Conditions
  • Review revisions to Teva’s other standard templates for lower complexity 
  • Respond to internal contract inquiries; provide internal business partners contract details
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to manage priority list of documents in legal review and contract negotiation
  • Provide general support and assistance to legal counsel
  • Process new agreements for review by legal counsel and approval through various departments

Qualifications

 

Education and Experience:

 

  • 3 years of work experience in legal field (in a law firm, in-house or administration)
  • Degree in Law is required
  • Experience with contractual work in English
  • Experience with the pharmaceutical industry or healthcare area is an advantage

 

Skills:

 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to maintain the high standard of integrity within the Legal Department
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills with a focus on the details
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and prioritize tasks effectively
  • Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel)

Already Working @TEVA?

 

If you are a current Teva employee, please apply using the internal career site available on "Employee Central". By doing so, your application will be treated with priority. You will also be able to see opportunities that are open exclusively to Teva employees. Use the following link to search and apply: Internal Career Site

The internal career site is available from your home network as well. If you have trouble accessing your EC account, please contact your local HR/IT partner.

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

 

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.