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by Cytokinetics - 01/12/2021
 
"Draft and negotiate healthcare related contracts including clinical trial agreements, investigator-initiated study agreements, contract research organization (CRO) agreements, consulting and physician advisory board agreements, commercial and API supply "
 
Director*, Corporate Counsel (Contracts & Licensing)

Cytokinetics is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing, and commercializing first-in-class muscle activators as potential treatments for people with debilitating diseases in which muscle performance is compromised and/or declining. As a leader in muscle biology research, we’re developing small molecule drug candidates specifically engineered to increase muscle function and contractility. We take a purpose-driven approach by leveraging our unique muscle biology expertise to engineer compounds with specific characteristics aimed at treating diseases that impact muscle function, like heart failure and ALS.

We view our employees as the unequivocal ingredients to success. Each and every employee is an integral member of the Cytokinetics team, contributing to our shared goal of improving lives. While expectations of our employees are high, there is an equal commitment to ensuring that contributions are recognized and rewarded. We seek exceptional individuals to join us in our mission to develop the next generation of novel small molecule drugs specifically engineered to increase muscle function and contractility.

We are seeking a Corporate Counsel to join our Legal Department. This position will have the opportunity to provide legal advice and support across the company, although based on experience and prior job responsibilities, will have primary responsibility to defined functional areas. This position will report to the Senior Director, Legal Counsel.

Responsibilities:

Draft and negotiate healthcare related contracts including clinical trial agreements, investigator-initiated study agreements, contract research organization (CRO) agreements, consulting and physician advisory board agreements, commercial and API supply agreements and research agreements with partners and academic institutions. Providing advice and counsel clients on the preparation of such agreements as well as the Company's rights and obligations under executed agreements.
Draft and negotiate deal related transactional agreements such as in- and out-licensing contracts merger and acquisition agreements and related contract such as transitional services agreements, supply contracts, and development agreements.
Background on SEC filings such as 10-Ks, 10-Qs, proxy materials and form 4s is helpful as well.
Knowledge of federal, state, and international healthcare laws and regulations including global privacy (GDPR), FCPA and anti-bribery is helpful.
Qualifications:

JD degree.
Admitted to at least one state bar. Admitted to California bar or admitted as Registered In-House Counsel required.
Minimum of 3-6 years of experience as in-house counsel or associate at a major law firm with a background in biotechnology, pharma or healthcare related matters. A combination of both in-house and law firm experience is a plus. However, expertise in contract drafting and negotiation of complex contracts is a requirement.
Detailed-oriented with a high level of intellectual, professional and interpersonal agility and flexibility.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Well-organized and hardworking, with the ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously under deadline pressure.
Excellent analytical skills, with a strong ability to draft and review legal documents, analyze legal advice and apply legal advice to business needs.
Ability to form strong working relationships with all levels of management, employees, and partners while maintaining firm adherence to proper legal standards.
Team-oriented, sound judgment, self-motivation and willingness to take initiative
Our passion is anchored in rigorous and diligent scientific and clinical approaches to the discovery and development of novel mechanism therapeutics. With gratitude for the commitments and convictions of our employees who are inspired by the courage of patients we aim to serve, we believe Cytokinetics will continue to be a pioneering, values-driven, sustainable, fully integrated biopharmaceutical company.

* Level determined based on experience and accomplishments

Please visit our website at: www.cytokinetics.com

Cytokinetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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