COUNSEL -- Oncology Commercialization & Development Legal
- Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America
- Full time
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
This position will be responsible for providing general legal support to the U.S. and WW Oncology Development and Commercialization groups of Bristol-Myers Squibb, a biopharmaceutical company.
Overview:The lawyer will be involved in all aspects of the U.S. and Global Oncology Development and Commercialization organization and operate as part of a Law Department focused on providing excellent, pragmatic, and solutions oriented legal service to clients.
Responsibilities:The lawyer will be responsible for advising clients in the marketing and sales organizations on a broad array of issues relating to FDA and other regulations governing the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, advertising, marketing, including the use of new digital communications platforms, anti-kickback and bribery issues, antitrust, regulatory policy, and contracts. The lawyer will also be responsibility for counseling clients in the Oncology Development organization on a broad array of issues relating to clinical development of new and existing assets, including interactions with investigators, and scientific exchange. The lawyer is also expected to anticipate and proactively identify legal issues that could affect the Company as a whole and advise clients on how to resolve these issues. The lawyer will work on cross functional business teams, and also work with other lawyers in the Law Department to provide comprehensive advice to clients.
Qualifications:The ideal candidate should have between two and five years of legal experience, preferably with a law firm that advises companies in highly regulated industries on their advertising, marketing, promotional, public relations strategies and activities. The ideal candidate will have experience advising clients developing advertising and promotion using innovative technical platforms (including social media). Experience working with clients in biotech, healthcare or other regulated industries is helpful (but not required). Experience with the Food & Drug Regulations, the Anti-KickLaw and/or Privacy Laws is preferred but not required. Candidate must also have excellent interpersonal skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, qualities as a self starter, and the ability to work well both independently and as part of a team. Successful candidate must have excellent judgment and the knowledge and ability to involve others that may possess the needed expertise to address issues as required.
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America