Our client is a highly acquisitive life sciences, bio-technology, pharma and diagnostics servicing company located in the Boston area, which is looking to hire a strong public Mergers & Acquisitions attorney to join its general counsel’s office.
Responsibilities include advice and support on a wide and diverse range of large M&A matters, including acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, investments and J.V.’s. The successful candidate will support the Company’s Corporate Development and Strategy Team on global M&A opportunities, liaise with internal functional specialists as well as manage outside counsel and work with Company advisors and investment banks. Strong negotiation and influencing skills and an enthusiastic self-starter. A solution oriented mindset and a desire to make the company’s M&A practice better by developing processes to help guide large teams engaged in complex and exciting work. Excellent work-ethic, presentation, communication and team-work skills are required.
This person will report into the Chief M&A Counsel for the Company. The Company offers a strong compensation package, including a base salary and annual bonus, potential LTI, and excellent benefits. Relocation offered if needed for the best candidate.
Qualified candidates will have a target range of seven to twelve years of experience, top educational credentials, and will have trained at a top-tier law firm in its M&A department. In-house experience at a highly regulated, complex and matrixed, life sciences or similar type company is also strongly preferred.
Additional Salary Information: A strong compensation package, including equity, will be offered.
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