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Senior Legal Counsel for Successful Global Medical Device Company in Brønshøj, Denmark at Radiometer

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: MED001709

About Us

At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives. To provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions – decisions that in the end help save lives.
On a yearly basis millions of lives are touched by the information our solutions provide and that’s a fact, we take very seriously; the more critical the setting, the greater the requirements are and that’s why we’ve made it our vision to improve global healthcare with reliable, fast and easy patient diagnoses.
Want to know more about our mission and vision? Click on the link: Link of YouTube video
Our people
At Radiometer, we acknowledge that the information our products provide is often the difference between life and death; an acknowledgement that drives and unites us as a company. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 3200 colleagues are committed and dedicated to help realize life’s potential.

If you aspire to be part of a purpose, performance and values driven organization whose mission and vision guide every action, we are eager to hear from you.


Description

Why consider Radiometer Medical and Danaher?

Do you have experience as an attorney-at-law and working with commercial transactions in a global environment? Then this job is your opportunity to become a trusted advisor for top management and many other stakeholders in a global context. The job is going to challenge your ability to negotiate, structure critical information and convey legal content to ensure that our Medical Devices are sold and distributed all over the world. That way you play a key role in ensuring our mission of helping caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives.

Radiometer’s Legal Department is a trusted team, part of top management

You join a versatile legal team that consists of Legal Counsels, IPR experts, Compliance Specialists and paralegals and report directly to our VP Legal, General Counsel.     

Responsibilities

The team collaborates closely with the business and we are part of many interesting and complex business transactions. You can particularly look forward to contributing with legal advice on:

• Commercial transactions (including distribution, dealer and sales agency transactions)

• Development and implementation of compliant business practices, such as trade regulations applicable in  markets where our products are sold

• Identifying, monitoring and improving key processes and internal controls

• Assisting the Radiometer and Danaher Life Science & Diagnostics platform with mergers & acquisitions, consistent with relevant experience – from due diligence to documentation depending on the situation and background

• Conducting training and education as deemed necessary or appropriate, i.e. within compliance, legal matters, legal spend, hiring of external counsel etc.

Depending on your skills, interests and backgrounds you will have the opportunity to contribute to several other areas with the purpose of creating value for the business and reducing costs for outside counsel.

The job requires travelling between 10-20 % of your time depending on your preferences and the business needs. We are a part of truly global setup with local legal counsels placed all over the world. The job requires some flexibility periodically in terms of connecting with US or Chinese colleagues and adapting to their respective time zone. 

We offer you

A unique opportunity to work in the field of medical technologies, where knowledge sharing and professional respect combine to make it both fun and meaningful to go to work. Both in Denmark and abroad you will meet enthusiastic colleagues who take pride in making a difference in a company whose products can truly impact other people's lives. We offer you 'freedom with responsibility', opportunities for training and career development, and a wide range of staff benefits.

Application deadline

Application deadline is Thursday 4 April 2019. Start the application process by pressing "Apply Online" and follow the guidelines on our corporate career site. Please attach your CV and other relevant documents. We look forward to receiving your application. We expect to invite the three best applicants for interview in Week 15.

For further information, please contact Radiometer’s internal Recruiter from HR, Peter Høgh at tel. +45 61 79 55 64.

Job Requirements



Qualifications

We expect you to have a law degree from a Danish (Cand.jur) or European law school; preferably one recognized for graduating top lawyers and preferably both with common and civil law experience. Eight or more years of experience is expected. This combined with most of the following skills and experiences will increase your chances of success:

• Attorney-at-law, preferably experience from an international law firm

• Previous extensive exposure to and success in a dynamic business environment

•  In-house experience, preferably from the Med-tech or Pharma Industry, or a similarly regulated environment

• Experience within  various areas of law relevant for a global medical device company

• Great business knowledge and understanding,  especially within regulated industries such as healthcare

•   Excellent legal skills, able to explain complex legal points to business leaders with varying degrees of sophistication about legal matters; able to take business leaders’ concerns and demands into account on how to pursue legal strategies the best way

• Intelligent and articulate; nimble and quick-minded; able and willing to engage in debate; unwilling to accept unethical conduct or outcomes that threaten Radiometer.

Besides your experience and skills, we also appreciate that you are ambitious, humble and straightforward. We care about sustaining our work environment where we respect each other and the diversity in the team. We enjoy sharing a joke during lunch and being very open when we collaborate with all types of people in the organization.



Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.